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Maximize your university experience with these tips for all things collegiate–how to achieve a perfect GPA, select the right major, finance your college education and more.

What I Learned at My First Semester of College
A List of Things I Learned in the Past Few Months
10 Things No One Tells You About Going to Princeton
If there's one school that has become world famous for its high prestige and upper class attendees, it's Princeton University. Every single parent dreams of seeing their kids going to Princeton, espec...
Why Graduation Is the Most Anticlimactic Event of Your Life
Everyone always says that graduation will be the greatest day of your life. You'll be an adult, you're done with schooling, and you'll be able to do whatever you want with your life. It should be a gr...
Kinlie Worthen11 days ago
A Student's Simple Guide to Health
First thing's first, are you drinking enough water? Since our body is made of 70 percent of water, it's super important to stay hydrated. Water helps the brain to manufacture neurotransmitters (those ...
Addison Lewis14 days ago
How to Make the Most of Your College Meal Plan
“It's not your Mom’s home cooking, but…” If you have ever asked about meals on your college campus, there is a pretty good chance you received an answer starting with the words above. To be honest, th...
Shonele P15 days ago
Life After College
I knew at 13 that I wanted to be a writer, an author, or whatever you call it. I knew that I wanted to write. However, going to school for writing was a little close to pointless. "Going to school for...
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Lorraine Woiak17 days ago
College Summer Courses
Need to catch up on your course plan? Attempting to graduate early? Just interested in fitting some fun courses into your schedule? Taking summer courses might be for you. However, there are a few thi...
Ria K.18 days ago
College Party
I don’t even know if I should go. I mean it’s not really my scene, I will probably feel out of place there. I’ve never even been to a high school party and now I’m going to go to a frat party. This mi...
Leigh Fisher20 days ago
The Unrelenting Student Loan Soliloquy
In higher education, loan debt is something students battle with every semester, then for decades afterward. While going to college, each year is a juggling act of trying to balance jobs and classes w...
Nicola P. Younga month ago
What's the Difference Between a College and a University?
The difference between a college and a university is pretty simple: One is a single school with a single purpose (kind of), and the other is a collection of linked schools. That said, the real differe...
Paisley Hansena month ago
Bringing Higher Education to the Real World
A lot of reputable schools are notorious for being inaccessible. In some cases, it seems that the schools prefer to have this reputation. If they want to remain relevant, however, they'll have to chan...
Hannah Paisha month ago
Keeping Fit at University
I know a lot of people find it hard to find the time or motivation to exercise while at uni, so I thought I would share some tips.
Alyssa Hootsa month ago
College in My 20s
I am 23-years-old. I am now in college whereas all my friends from high school have either graduated from college or are continuing their education. Now, why did I wait so long to start college now? W...
10 Practical Christmas Gifts for College Students They Will Actually Use
College students are a tough group to shop for. If you aren't a college student yourself, it's hard to know what the must-have items really are. And if you are a college student, well, it's hard to af...
Concurrent Enrollment
"Concurrent enrollment" is a term I had never even heard until the end of my sophomore year in high school. It is when a high school student can take college classes and the district will also pay the...
Suzanne Gaylea month ago
What It's Really like to Be in a Sorority
I came into college not knowing a single soul other than my roommate, who happened to be my best friend from home. I knew for a long time I wanted to rush and join a sorority, but when I did, I ended ...
Alyssa Wilsona month ago
Things No One Tells You About Life After College
When you're a student in college, all you can think about is the finish line, graduation, but what happens when you cross it? People often give advice on how to survive your first year of college and ...
Corey Adkinsa month ago
5 Quick Ways to Pay Back Your Student Loans
One in four Americans under the age of 30 are in debt from student loans. In fact, Americans as a whole owe about 1.3 trillion dollars. Although that is just a portion of what the Trump tax cuts are g...