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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.

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 Worthen5 months 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 Lewis6 months 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 P6 months 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 Woiak6 months 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.6 months 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 Fisher6 months 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. Young6 months 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 Hansen6 months 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 Paish6 months 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 Hoots6 months 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...
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Makayla Mart6 months ago
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 Gayle6 months 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 Wilson6 months 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 Adkins6 months 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...
Danielle Bryant6 months ago
College Daze: Surviving Your First Semester
College. University. School. Whatever you want to call it, you will have the same reaction to it if you're dreading your very first day... "UGH! Spending money just to be trapped in classes for more y...
Iria Vasquez-Paez6 months ago
The De Anza Paralegal Program
As far as this program goes, I’m looking at all my options to get a better paying job and how to get there. I know I have to get into the technical writing program, for example. I also have paralegal ...