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4 Motivational Thoughts to Get You Through Final Exams

4 Motivational Thoughts to Get You Through Final Exams

Keep these motivational thoughts in mind to stay on top through the end of your semester.

By Tiffany Sorensen, Varsity Tutors' Contributor
Published December 2, 2015
3 Tips to Balance Homework & Finals Prep

3 Tips to Balance Homework & Finals Prep

Follow these steps to stay on top of both homework and preparation for your final exams.

By Tiffany Sorensen, Varsity Tutors' Contributor
Published December 2, 2015
'Tis the Season to Be...Productive?

'Tis the Season to Be...Productive?

Use the holidays to your benefit and get ahead on your college applications.

By Kathryn Knight
Published December 2, 2015
How to Plan a Productive Winter Break

How to Plan a Productive Winter Break

Your winter break is bound to fly by - use your time wisely!

By Tiffany Sorensen, Varsity Tutors' Contributor
Published December 2, 2015
Top 15 Articles of 2015

Top 15 Articles of 2015

Check out the top user-ranked articles of 2015 - just in case you may have missed one!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published November 23, 2015
December College Checklist for Juniors

December College Checklist for Juniors

We know it's getting cold out, but don’t forget about your college search!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published November 23, 2015
December College Checklist for Seniors

December College Checklist for Seniors

There’s so much to do and the winter season is no exception.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published November 23, 2015
Race on College Campuses: What’s Happening Now?

Race on College Campuses: What’s Happening Now?

Campus protests over race spread from Mizzou to the rest of the country.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published November 20, 2015
“Food Insecurity” is the New Hunger & it's Prevalent on U.S. College Campuses

“Food Insecurity” is the New Hunger & it's Prevalent on U.S. College Campuses

With college affordability being a constant struggle as well, it’s no wonder that many students go hungry.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published November 17, 2015
What I Learned from Taking the ACT - Twice

What I Learned from Taking the ACT - Twice

Keep in mind that answering questions quickly and feeling familiar with the testing material will not happen overnight.

Madison Sheldrake
Published November 16, 2015
Smooth Your Transition: Heading Home from College

Smooth Your Transition: Heading Home from College

Make your transition from college life to home for the holidays as smooth as possible with these helpful hints.

McKenzie Nevins
Published November 13, 2015
Top 10 Places for Students to Give Back

Top 10 Places for Students to Give Back

Volunteering can be as easy—and enjoyable—as pie if you seek out the right opportunities.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published November 11, 2015
Student Volunteer Opportunities You'll Love

Student Volunteer Opportunities You'll Love

Take some time this year to pause and reflect on what you’re thankful for.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published November 10, 2015
What to Remember When Submitting College Applications

What to Remember When Submitting College Applications

Remember, you’re ultimately the one attending the school, so the final decision of where you attend college should be yours!

Riley Harrison
Published November 9, 2015
Gaining Independence as a High School Student

Gaining Independence as a High School Student

Looking for ways to become independent and earn trust from adults in your life?

Riley Harrison
Published November 9, 2015
How to Handle Dropping a Class

How to Handle Dropping a Class

Sometimes it's necessary to drop a course, but there are smart ways to handle it.

Maya Moritz
Published November 9, 2015
The Ins and Outs of Applying to Grad School

The Ins and Outs of Applying to Grad School

Applying to grad school is tough, especially at first, but there is good news: you can do it!

Laura Magerkurth
Published November 9, 2015
Competition of College Applications

Competition of College Applications

College application season is not meant to force you to show-and-tell on demand, become competitive or put you on the defensive.

Riley Harrison
Published November 9, 2015
Staying Motivated Through the End of the Semester

Staying Motivated Through the End of the Semester

Utilize these tips from a professional tutor on how to motivated through the rest of your semester.

By Andrea Deck, Varsity Tutors’ Contributor
Published November 6, 2015
How Republican Candidates Stack Up on Student Loans and College Costs

How Republican Candidates Stack Up on Student Loans and College Costs

Find out where Republican presidential candidates stand on student issues.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published November 6, 2015