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Your Textbooks, Paid for by the USA

Your Textbooks, Paid for by the USA

The cost of college textbooks has increased 812 percent since 1978 – that’s three times the rate of inflation!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published December 9, 2013
10 Horror Books WAY Scarier Than the Films

10 Horror Books WAY Scarier Than the Films

If you think Halloween movies are scary, think again. Read these at your own risk of nightmares!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published October 5, 2015
How Summer Reading Assignments Prep You for College

How Summer Reading Assignments Prep You for College

Summer reading assignments closely resemble many college course curricula and, if approached properly, can provide great practice of skills you’ll need for your freshman year.

By Hilary Gan, Varsity Tutors' Contributor
Published July 12, 2016
First Time Tax Filing Explained

First Time Tax Filing Explained

It's time to become a grown-up and file taxes - get the basics down.

By Lauren Bayne Anderson
Published February 23, 2016
Top 10 Internships of 2011

Top 10 Internships of 2011

Check out the top 10 internships of 2012.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published November 18, 2011
Keeping Busy Over Break

Keeping Busy Over Break

Even though the last days of the semester are truly insane, it’s still a good idea to put a little thought into what you want to do over break.

Laura Magerkurth
Published December 10, 2013
11 Ways You Can Save on College Textbooks

11 Ways You Can Save on College Textbooks

College textbooks can cost a small fortune!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published August 6, 2015
Fastweb Tells All: Your Top Questions – Answered!

Fastweb Tells All: Your Top Questions – Answered!

We'll always do our best to answer any and all of your questions as quickly as possible!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published May 9, 2016
The Most Underutilized Campus Resources You Should Use

The Most Underutilized Campus Resources You Should Use

Most students don’t realize how many resources are actually available at most colleges campuses across the country. Take advantage of the resources offered by your school - you'll be glad you did!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published July 15, 2016
Student Loan Debt: Too Much to Handle?

Student Loan Debt: Too Much to Handle?

Is student loan debt getting too out of hand?

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published April 13, 2011
Calming College Nerves

Calming College Nerves

You've already made it this far - things are going to be just fine!

Alison Graham
Published December 10, 2013
Surviving Group Assignments

Surviving Group Assignments

In a world of procrastination, laziness, and conflicting schedules, how in the heck do you survive group assignments?

Samantha Starkey
Published October 13, 2014
Students Becoming Addicted to Social Media

Students Becoming Addicted to Social Media

A hand holds a Smartphone which can be used to browse social media sites.

Published April 13, 2011
Finding Your Own Student Life

Finding Your Own Student Life

It may take a while to find a lifestyle that makes you happy, but know that all your classmates are searching alongside you.

Jamie Vincent
Published October 13, 2014
Want to be an App Developer? There’s a Degree for That

Want to be an App Developer? There’s a Degree for That

Degrees in mobile app development. Photo: Apple.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published April 14, 2011
Narrowing Down Your List of College Choices

Narrowing Down Your List of College Choices

Narrowing down your choices isn't so hard once you consider who you are as a person and what you want in your college experience.

Bailey VanNatta
Published October 14, 2014
30 Creative Group Halloween Costumes

30 Creative Group Halloween Costumes

The photos alone are worth the effort of these group Halloween costumes - like this modern day Little Red Riding Hood and Wolf couple's costume.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published October 8, 2015
Don't Fret the Freshman 15

Don't Fret the Freshman 15

As long as college students are happy and healthy, what does it matter if they gain a little bit of weight?

Laura Magerkurth
Published August 18, 2015
From Intern to Employee

From Intern to Employee

Making a good impression during your internship not only increases your chance of landing the job, it also gives you a solid reference to add to your resume.

Kizzy Preston
Published December 17, 2013
Staying Healthy on Campus

Staying Healthy on Campus

It's important to maintain healthy habits in a campus setting because germs spread like wildfire!

Jamie Vincent
Published October 15, 2014