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Finding Your Perfect Roommate Situation

Finding Your Perfect Roommate Situation

Sometimes, students discover that rooming with a stranger is better than they ever expected. Suddenly, you're like two peas in a pod!

Laura Magerkurth
Published February 7, 2014
Adjusting to Life in the Dorms

Adjusting to Life in the Dorms

It’s almost impossible to live in the same space with someone for an entire semester and not feel annoyed with them at some point.

McKenzie Nevins
Published September 10, 2015
A Quick Glance at Alternative College Options

A Quick Glance at Alternative College Options

Learn the basics behind various college options.

McKenzie Nevins
Published September 28, 2016
Smart Ways to Use Your Graduation Money

Smart Ways to Use Your Graduation Money

Put your graduation party money to good use and pay off student debt.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published April 18, 2015
5 Tips and Tricks to Make Your Finals Week a Success

5 Tips and Tricks to Make Your Finals Week a Success

Want to have a successful finals week? Fillow these five tips.

By Alaina Martini
Published December 5, 2011
Election 2012: Obama vs. Romney on Higher Education

Election 2012: Obama vs. Romney on Higher Education

Obama vs. Romney: where they stand on higher education.

Published August 28, 2012
5 Tips for Staying Safe During Spring Break

5 Tips for Staying Safe During Spring Break

Here are some things to do to ensure that Spring Break is a great memory, rather than a horror story.

Kizzy Preston
Published February 12, 2014
The College Student's Guide to Safe Socialization

The College Student's Guide to Safe Socialization

Blacking out—becoming so drunk that you can’t remember some or all of the events that happened while you were drinking—is frequently portrayed in the media as a fairly common, harmless occurrence. In reality, it’s quite serious.

Laura Magerkurth
Published September 14, 2015
Surviving Homesickness

Surviving Homesickness

Homesick? You're not alone.

Arianne Amparo
Published September 28, 2016
College Application Résumés 101

College Application Résumés 101

What should you include on your college application resume? Learn from Laura and see an example.

By Laura Magerkurth
Published December 6, 2011
7 Colleges with Seriously Good Eats

7 Colleges with Seriously Good Eats

Is your campus one of the healthiest in the country?

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published November 26, 2014
College Application Résumé Sample

College Application Résumé Sample

Sample of a college application resume.

Published December 6, 2011
5 Questions Upperclassman Should Ask Advisors

5 Questions Upperclassman Should Ask Advisors

Ask away - don't let anything stand between you and graduating!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published June 11, 2015
Why Educated Guessing is an Important Test-Taking Skill (and How You Can Master It)

Why Educated Guessing is an Important Test-Taking Skill (and How You Can Master It)

Discover the value of making an educated guess, especially while test-taking.

By Tiffany Sorensen, Varsity Tutors' Contributor
Published October 5, 2016
Things You Learn From Video Games that Apply to College and Beyond

Things You Learn From Video Games that Apply to College and Beyond

Kyiara draws comparisons between playing video games and living your life.

By Kyiara Griffen
Published December 8, 2011
5 Things You Should Know About the SAT

5 Things You Should Know About the SAT

What you should know about the test that everyone dreads – the SAT.

Brandon Huffman
Published March 18, 2013
What Does a College Freshman's Day Look Like?

What Does a College Freshman's Day Look Like?

In college, every day brings something different, and that is the best part about it!

Alison Graham
Published February 12, 2014
High School Finals Study Tips

High School Finals Study Tips

Pressure begins to mount and stress accumulates quickly but you can avoid this with some quick prep tips!

Kaitlyn Specht
Published December 1, 2014
Is an Honors Program Right for You?

Is an Honors Program Right for You?

Determine whether an honors program is right for you.

By Tiffany Sorensen, Varsity Tutors' Contributor
Published October 5, 2016
Survey Shows College Students Are Pessimistic About Nation’s Direction

Survey Shows College Students Are Pessimistic About Nation’s Direction

What direction do you think the country is headed? According to a study that polled 400 students in higher learning institutions nationwide, half of the college students believe the country is ...

By Leah Westfall
Published May 19, 2011