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Tips from a Scholarship Winner

Tips from a Scholarship Winner

Before financial aid, loans, and grants, scholarships are the best thing to help you pay for college fees because it's basically free money!

Christina Alfaro
Published September 30, 2014
Dealing with a Bad Professor

Dealing with a Bad Professor

It’s a fact of college-student life: you’re going to have at least one professor that you dislike.

Samantha Starkey
Published September 29, 2014
Where to Begin Your Scholarship Search

Where to Begin Your Scholarship Search

Sorry to break the reminiscence, but colleges are asking for a whole lot more than your savings held in Mr. Oinkers.

Francesca Kavalir
Published September 24, 2014
Life Lessons for When the Unexpected Happens

Life Lessons for When the Unexpected Happens

Life's going to hand you some lemons. What you do with them is your choice.

McKenzie Nevins
Published September 17, 2014
Maintaining Balance: School, Scholarships & Your College Search

Maintaining Balance: School, Scholarships & Your College Search

Between academics, extracurricular activities, scholarships and searching for the perfect college fit, students may have trouble balancing their lives.

Bailey VanNatta
Published September 17, 2014
Standardized Test Prep Tips

Standardized Test Prep Tips

A little preparation goes far, so long as students take the time to gather a plan for their test prep strategy.

Kaitlyn Specht
Published September 16, 2014
How to Stay Organized All Semester Long

How to Stay Organized All Semester Long

During the first week of school, nearly every student is organized – but does this desirable trait last?

By Andrea Deck, Varsity Tutors’ Contributor
Published September 12, 2014
3 People to Get to Know in Your First College Semester

3 People to Get to Know in Your First College Semester

It is important to reach out so you can ensure your own success and determine what kinds of services are available.

By Andrea Deck, Varsity Tutors’ Contributor
Published September 12, 2014
How to Get Recruited for College Sports

How to Get Recruited for College Sports

What athlete doesn't want to receive an athletic scholarship to play college sports?

Brady Keane
Published September 12, 2014
Finding the Right College Job

Finding the Right College Job

You’re staring down the vast, black hole that is your wallet. What do you do? The one thing you can do is get a part-time job.

Sabrina McPherson
Published September 10, 2014
How to Get a High School Internship

How to Get a High School Internship

Internships are an option that too few high school students consider. But they should.

Maya Moritz
Published September 9, 2014
3 Ways to Resolve Your Roommate Crisis

3 Ways to Resolve Your Roommate Crisis

People end up being the best of friends, they can’t stand each other or they just tolerate the other person with no real relationship.

Alison Graham
Published September 9, 2014
Fastweb Roommate Horror Stories

Fastweb Roommate Horror Stories

Fastwebbers share their roommate horror stories for back to school season.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published September 4, 2014
Top Party Schools throughout History: 1993-2015

Top Party Schools throughout History: 1993-2015

Times change and, apparently, colleges do, too.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published September 3, 2014
Creating a Perfect Class Schedule

Creating a Perfect Class Schedule

Creating the right schedule balance can really impact the success of your semester.

Alison Graham
Published September 3, 2014
Balancing Academics, Extracurriculars & Your College Search

Balancing Academics, Extracurriculars & Your College Search

While it can be difficult to manage your time as an involved student, it is an important task that can greatly affect your success in high school.

Brady Keane
Published September 3, 2014
5 Apps for Your Campus Safety

5 Apps for Your Campus Safety

5 apps that will help you stay safe on your college campus.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published September 2, 2014
Getting a Part-time Job as a Student

Getting a Part-time Job as a Student

Alongside extracurricular activities, a part-time job can help you appear as a well-rounded student; one that any college would absolutely love to have on their campus.

Bailey VanNatta
Published August 28, 2014
Textbook Tips: Buying & Saving

Textbook Tips: Buying & Saving

It’s time to end the textbook torments!

Laura Magerkurth
Published August 28, 2014
Study Abroad Checklist: Be Prepared

Study Abroad Checklist: Be Prepared

To step on foreign land and enjoy, first-hand, a culture so diverse from your own is surreal and can be one of your fondest memories.

Sabrina McPherson
Published August 28, 2014