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.

Katie Rice4 days ago
College Essay
I wouldn’t be where I am today without knowing where I started. I’ve come a long way, and I know my journey has everything to do with that. For most of my life, my mother struggled with addiction. Thi...
Leigh Fisher4 days ago
Transfer Tips from a Community College Employee
After working at a community college for nearly two years and being a transfer student myself, I’ve got some tips and warnings if you’re embarking on this journey too. In that time, I worked in a one-...
Blake O'Connor5 days ago
10 College Majors That Make over $100,000
A widening gap between incomes for those with college educations and rising costs of education are forcing more people to question the value of a a college degree. Despite the current robust job marke...
Jen Shao7 days ago
Should We Pressure High School Students to go to College?
High school students are bombarded with college decisions by their junior year. You need to decide what college you want to go to and what degree you want to get before you ever know what the real wor...
hannah Long7 days ago
7 Important Questions for College Roommates
College acceptance letters should be littering social media posts in the next couple of months which means there will be an abundance of incoming college freshman rushing to join FaceBook housing grou...
Sarah Jane10 days ago
Did You Know You Can Go to College Debt-Free?
Ah, student loans, how I loathe you. I loathe what you've done to every generation of college student. I loathe how easy it is to sign up for you, how much you cost, and how long it takes to pay you o...
Alex Anne10 days ago
How Going to a Christian University Made Me Give Up on Christians
Supposedly, college is the best four years of your life. I sure hope not. I am a senior at a small Christian university, and I am graduating a year early. Many people compliment me on how impressive a...
Antoine Airoldi10 days ago
3 Reasons Why High-Achieving Students Choose Bishop’s University
Chances are, you don’t know Bishop’s University. It isn’t an Ivy League school; however, many well-read students attend Bishop’s. Students that attend Bishop’s perform well to give the school a good r...
J L13 days ago
What Am I Even Doing?
Hi so my name is Jordan, I’m a freshman in college and I have no idea what I’m doing. And before you start with all the “oh sweetie nobody knows what they’re doing” crap lemme just say I /really/ don’...
Denise Willis13 days ago
Failure of Education Today
I have a deep concern for our education system in the United States. I don't believe young people are receiving the quality of education needed to survive in this world successfully. I will give you s...
Brianna Olson13 days ago
How to Survive College
College is basically the point of life you officially become an adult. Like, grade A adulting. Most of you are living with parents still like I am, some are living on your own. This is some tips and t...
Holly Paine14 days ago
Hug a Grad Student
As I sit here feeling completely overwhelmed while trying to figure out how to make ends meet, I find myself wondering, what is the deal with society’s glorification of the struggling graduate student...
Alana Lewis15 days ago
Why Finding Meaning and Happiness in Your Life Is Important in College
After graduating high school you feel as if you have everything figured out: Scheduling your college orientation, packing up your things, and taking charge of your own life finally. Or, it feels that ...
Francesca Mamlin16 days ago
The First Year After College
I see the first year after college as being an extremely important one. And I don’t mean that you have to figure out your entire life in this year, I mean that you need to claim this time for the thin...
Eleanor Wilson17 days ago
Student Life from the Perspective of a Socially Awkward, T-Total, Broke and Clueless 18 Year Old
I'm writing this when I should be reading an article about Non-Interference in Southeast Asia as part of a group project for International Politics (by Lee Jones if anyone is remotely interested). Onl...
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Monica 17 days ago
Going Back to School
I have recently decide to go back to school and finish what I started around ten years ago. Once upon a time I dreamed of becoming a teacher and making my money by helping others. Truth be told it is ...
Shelby MacAnanny18 days ago
How to Study in College
One thing a lot of college students struggle with is studying for exams, and actually absorbing material well enough to perform well on exams, but there are a few quick things you can do that will hel...
Shelby MacAnanny21 days ago
The Truth About Being a College Freshman
Before you move into college, everyone will have something to say about what to bring and how fun it is going to be, but what college is really like is different from anything you'd ever expect.