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Getting to Know Your New Roommate

Getting to Know Your New Roommate

This task doesn't have to be as scary as you think, it can actually be quite simple!

Bailey VanNatta
Published August 21, 2015
Most Common Majors of Billionaires

Most Common Majors of Billionaires

Apparently, the world's most influential billionaires have more in common than cash!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published August 21, 2015
Clinton’s College Compact: Will It Make College More Affordable?

Clinton’s College Compact: Will It Make College More Affordable?

Clinton unveiled the first of many presidential hopefuls' proposed policies on college affordability.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published August 21, 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
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
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
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
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
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
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
5 Tips to Know Before Your First Lab Class

5 Tips to Know Before Your First Lab Class

While lab classes are fun, they can also become dangerous rather quickly if the proper safety precautions and lab etiquette are not respected.

By Erica Cirino, Varsity Tutors' Contributor
Published August 4, 2015
Secretary Duncan Calls for Accountability, Lower Student Loan Debt

Secretary Duncan Calls for Accountability, Lower Student Loan Debt

Secretary Duncan speaks on college affordability, accountability.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published July 28, 2015
Top 11 Tips for Back to High School

Top 11 Tips for Back to High School

These tips will help you keep everything on track all semester long by starting out organized, with a plan and with right goals in mind.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published July 28, 2015
Financial Aid Company Illegally Bills Students, Refunds $5.2 Million

Financial Aid Company Illegally Bills Students, Refunds $5.2 Million

Financial aid companies forced to pay back families millions.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published July 27, 2015
Apple Unveils Big Back to School Deal with Free Beats Headphones

Apple Unveils Big Back to School Deal with Free Beats Headphones

Apple offers free Beats headphones and student discounts for back to school.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published July 27, 2015
To-Do List: Starting a New Semester

To-Do List: Starting a New Semester

It's hard to keep track of everything you need to do, so making a list is helpful!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published July 16, 2015
College Dorm Packing Checklist

College Dorm Packing Checklist

Follow this list to help ensure you've packed all the essentials without over packing.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published July 7, 2015
Jump Start Your Semester

Jump Start Your Semester

There are so many tasks to remember to accomplish – how can a student be expected to remember everything?

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published July 7, 2015
Year Planner: College Freshmen

Year Planner: College Freshmen

Start your college career off organized.

By Fastweb
Published July 7, 2015
How to Survive on a Student Budget

How to Survive on a Student Budget

With a few tips and tricks, budgeting can become second nature.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published July 7, 2015