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.

Anna Blacka year ago
Uni Life: The Must Do's
You've worked through your school and college and have managed to get a place on your dream course. The adult world is spread out in front of you and there are a plethora of choices to make. So how do...
Faith Clarka year ago
Wise Words From My First Year English Professor
Coming to university, I thought I had prepared myself for my grades to drop from what they were in high school. All of my teachers said that university was so much different than high school, so much ...
Alice Mingueza year ago
5 Surprising Benefits of Community Colleges
Four-year universities are no longer the staple of postsecondary education. More and more people are beginning to realize the benefits of enrolling at a community college after graduating high school,...
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Gina Inmana year ago
The Truth About University
I have just started my 4th week at University and I absolutely love it. Every aspect has been amazing from the course to my flat mates but it isn't all rainbows and flowers, boys and booze or interest...
Dani Jonesa year ago
Student Budget
Students typically live on a tiny budget during their university lives. According to the NUS, the average cost for one year of student accommodations in England comes to a whopping £4834! That figure ...
Sarah Russella year ago
4 Things to Expect From College
As a person still going through college, and dealing with the confusing questions regarding which major to choose, what school to go to and those darn student loans that always seem to be looming on t...
Dani Jonesa year ago
Starting University
So, you're starting university, or you know someone who is. As a first year law student, let me impart some of my wisdom. If you're living away from home, particularly for the first time, you're going...
Hannah Paisha year ago
University Myths Debunked!
I have been at university for just over a month, and already I've realised that a lot of the stories that people tell you aren't always true. Since I had a year off, I had a whole 12 months extra to l...
Chelsey Lynna year ago
Discovery Before Degree
The dreaded question of a high school graduating student is the one they get asked most often. What do you want to do with your life? Surprisingly, most people can answer this question. The answers al...
Full Sail University Review
I graduated from high school in June 2015. It was a sunny day in the football stadium, no one listened to the commencement speakers, and tearful hugs were met with lies of “Of course we’ll hang out.” ...
Do Not Give Up Until You Are Proud
I am originally from a small town in Southeast of Minas Gerais-Brazil.Both my mother and father were illiterate and could not give us a fair education. I started going to school when I was 5 years you...
Surviving Student Life: A U.K. Guide
In the U.K., becoming a student at a university can be a monumental stepping stone in your life; it's the leap away from the confines of your home, your parents, and your friends (and those people you...
Kyle Stumpoa year ago
2017 OSEU Strike: Refund
If you read my previous article, you will know that I'm a student in Ontario who is unable to attend class because the profs are on strike. I briefly mentioned in the article that there is a petition ...
@GabbyMiernik a year ago
Santa Fe College Review
Introduction I started going to Santa Fe College in the Fall of 2015 after I graduated High School. It wasn't my first choice, I really wanted to go to a university, but I sucked it up and it was a pl...
Higher Education and the Existential Crisis
It's 10:08 AM on a Tuesday morning. I don't yet know if not bringing a jacket was a mistake or not because they're aren't windows in the lecture theatre. I think about how much worse my day will be if...
Kyle Stumpoa year ago
2017 OPSEU Strike
I'm a student at Algonquin College's Woodroffe campus in Ottawa, Ontario, and I, along with 200,000 other full-time students, have been unable to attend class for a week. Starting at 12:01 AM on Monda...
Living At Home
Most people dream of the last week of August in their first year out of high school. The goal is to move out of your parent's place and move into your own place (most times residence) to attend post-s...
Sydney Faith2 years ago
What It's Like to Be a First-Year Uni Student
It's extremely hard. That's what your high school teachers will tell you. They'll tell you how you'll have to learn to balance your time. That you can't party all night, sleep all day, skip lectures, ...