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5 Things You Shouldn’t Expect Freshman Year

5 Things You Shouldn’t Expect Freshman Year

Don't expect college to be anything. Accept the fact that it won't be exactly as you've been imagining, and that your first year may not be perfect.

Jamie Vincent
Published August 18, 2015
Top 3 Reasons College Students Must Never Skip Classes

Top 3 Reasons College Students Must Never Skip Classes

Think skipping class isn't a big deal in college? Think again.

By Erica Cirino, Varsity Tutors' Contributor
Published August 1, 2016
20 Differences between High School & College Life

20 Differences between High School & College Life

If college sounds pretty great, that's because it is.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published May 17, 2016
The Forgotten College Student

The Forgotten College Student

Yes, many college students, like you, are technically homeless.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published December 18, 2013
Finals: Make a Study Plan Now & Avoid Cramming Later

Finals: Make a Study Plan Now & Avoid Cramming Later

As long as you’ve got the willpower to finish up this semester successfully, you’re well on your way to being home free for the holidays!

McKenzie Nevins
Published October 20, 2014
7 Steps to Creating a Budget that Works for You

7 Steps to Creating a Budget that Works for You

Being responsible with your budget isn’t about not spending money, it’s about spending wisely.

Sonja Killebrew
Published August 18, 2015
4 Reasons to Get to Know Your Lecture Professors

4 Reasons to Get to Know Your Lecture Professors

Find out why it's important to take the time to get to know your lecture professors.

By Erica Cirino, Varsity Tutors' Contributor
Published August 1, 2016
Depression and the College Student

Depression and the College Student

It’s important to know there is help.

Kizzy Preston
Published February 12, 2013
Energizing Study Break Ideas & What to Avoid

Energizing Study Break Ideas & What to Avoid

It’s important to choose the right type of activity for your study break so that you can return back refreshed and focused, ready to get back to your books.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published April 19, 2016
Fastweb Launches 2015-2016 Student Contributors Program

Fastweb Launches 2015-2016 Student Contributors Program

Discover, learn from and relate to articles written by students of all ages, from high school to graduate school, which share first-hand encounters with student issues that matter most.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published August 21, 2015
5 Tips for Freshmen to Find a Study Buddy in Class Without Knowing Anyone

5 Tips for Freshmen to Find a Study Buddy in Class Without Knowing Anyone

Don't be intimidated if you don't know your fellow classmates. Freshmen year is the easiest time to meet them!

By Erica Cirino, Varsity Tutors' Contributor
Published August 1, 2016
Cutting College Costs #AskKantro Tweet Chat Scheduled

Cutting College Costs #AskKantro Tweet Chat Scheduled

Get your college costs questions answered on Twitter during the Live Kantro Tweet chat.

Published April 18, 2011
Free, Online Classes: The Way of the Future?

Free, Online Classes: The Way of the Future?

How do you feel about free, online classes?

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published July 19, 2012
Better Looking? Better Grades

Better Looking? Better Grades

Being a supermodel doesn't impact grade point average. Phew. Let’s all take a collective sigh of relief.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published December 18, 2013
Top 10 College Towns with the Best Pizza

Top 10 College Towns with the Best Pizza

Did your favorite pizza place make the list?

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published October 21, 2014
4 Tips for Successfully Completing the Common Application

4 Tips for Successfully Completing the Common Application

The Common Application: three words familiar to every high school senior planning on going to college.

Aggie Kallinicou
Published August 20, 2015
Lazy Halloween Costumes

Lazy Halloween Costumes

No Halloween spirit? No problem!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published October 22, 2014
5 Ways Studying Abroad Will Change Your Life

5 Ways Studying Abroad Will Change Your Life

Study abroad is more than beneficial – it’s life-changing and in more ways than one.

McKenzie Nevins
Published August 20, 2015
Top 25 Halloween Movies

Top 25 Halloween Movies

You may have your costume ready to go and carved pumpkins on the porch but, until you’ve watched at least one horror flick, Halloween isn’t complete.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published October 20, 2015
5 Ideas for Extra College Cash Flow

5 Ideas for Extra College Cash Flow

You can find unique ways to make extra money in college - you just have to think creatively!

Ashley Paskill
Published August 20, 2015