college

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.

Tiffany Darwell2 days ago
What They Didn't Tell You When You Finished College
So. You've just left 15 years of education. You spent around 7 hours a day learning different subjects and the only care in the world you had is what you were doing when you walked out of those gates ...
Katie Rees8 days ago
Uni: The Big Transition
Yes, it's brilliant. For anyone who is starting university, considering university, or just randomly pondering the concept of it, it is brilliant. I remember leaping out of my bed and crying in disbel...
Fairytale University
University is always been a pressure on young adults, whether that has been to go to University or even get the highest degree to receive respect. I went to Uni not because my parents wanted me to, or...
Emily Johnson10 days ago
College Confessions
My name is Emily, and I dropped out of college in my first year. Dropping out of my program was one of the hardest decisions of my life, but some things are just not meant to be. There are so many peo...
Hannah Reams12 days ago
How I Graduated College in 3 Years
I came out of high school asking the same question all my peers had: what now? Being someone that has always struggled with school in general, I knew I had to play to my strengths or I was going to be...
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Dan Madio13 days ago
Information Overload
When it came time to pick where I would be spending the next four to five years of my life in high school, I had my heart set on going to a small liberal arts college in Maryland to further my swimmin...
Sophie Owen14 days ago
Why You Should Absolutely 100% Change Your College Major
"I AM NOT A NUMBERS PERSON!" I yelled this from the roof top. (Actually I yelled it from the 5th floor of the science library, but we aren't supposed to yell there). Anyways, in that moment as much as...
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Lorraine Woiak15 days ago
The Truths and Myths of College Life
In high school, you often hear the horror stories about college. While many of these rumors do hold true, others are simply myths. But it is also important to remember that everyone has a different ex...
Teresa Hull19 days ago
Advice for College Transfer Students
This list is compiled from three different people's experiences as college transfer students. To hear more about the stories of where we transferred from, how it went, etc., watch the video above. In this article, we are going to focus on advice for those of you who are getting ready to transfer, or already have transferred from one college to another. These tips are taken from the video, but expanded upon. We hope this helps. Best of luck to all you college students out there!
Joe Baily19 days ago
My Top 10 Tips for Future University Students
University can often be one of the most daunting experiences of your life, mainly because, for most of us, the decision to go to university comes straight after leaving 6th form of college. Even thoug...
Lindsey Ford24 days ago
Do We Need College Right Away?
Growing up, education was very pushed on me. I am the youngest of six children, all of which have either gotten a Bachelors, Masters, or PhD/Doctorate. My parents weren't overly stern on getting the b...
Nicole Carlsona month ago
Help! It's My First Time Living in a University Dorm!
So, it's your first time living away from home! If you're anything like me, University was my first time living without my parents. Before university I had seldom gone a day without seeing at least on...
Ella Doolittlea month ago
Why Do You Want to Be a Doctor?
"I want to help people." If you feel medicine is the life journey you would like to take, then at 17 years old you are expected to explain yourself to a professional (under strenuous interview circums...
Malea Masseya month ago
The First Year of College
I’m you’re typical girl from a small town where everyone knows everybody, and you can hardly get away with anything. So you can only imagine how excited I was to start school four and a half hours awa...
Maria Armeniaa month ago
Nightmare in Flat 41
I struggled to figure out how to class this story. It's not quite an adventure, and it's not about relationships. Actually, this story isn't much of a story at all. Think of it as a short description ...
Freshmen Expectations: 3 Recommendations for Upcoming Freshmen
A little past a year ago I was a soon-to-be high school graduate from Ecuador who dreamed of studying abroad, as I write this post today the last day of classes from my freshman year is about to come ...
Grace Toriea month ago
The Freshman Rut Is Good for You
Upon finishing my first year of college, I’ve come to one conclusion: I am not who I was at the beginning of this year. I’ve spent this whole year thinking about how I could be more like the “old me.” She was pretty, smart, incredibly involved, and had enough confidence to last seemingly forever. She had the best high school experience she could ask for, and the best friends anyone could want. Who wouldn’t want that back? However, as this year began to conclude, it hit me. I am not her, and I wo...