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12 Tuition-Free Colleges

12 Tuition-Free Colleges

Going to college for free? That's music to our ears!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published July 19, 2016
Top 15 Best Value Colleges of 2016

Top 15 Best Value Colleges of 2016

Are some colleges better investments than others?

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published July 18, 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
Preparing for College: 3 Things High Schoolers Can Do at the Start of Senior Year

Preparing for College: 3 Things High Schoolers Can Do at the Start of Senior Year

Tips to help you plan for success this fall.

By Hilary Gan, Varsity Tutors' Contributor
Published July 12, 2016
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
Big Brands’ Best “Back to School” Sales EVER

Big Brands’ Best “Back to School” Sales EVER

These top big brands’ back to school sales this year allow you to set-up your semester with style.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published July 6, 2016
30 Fun Ways to Customize Your Locker

30 Fun Ways to Customize Your Locker

Check out these fun ways to customize and decorate your locker!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published July 6, 2016
6 Fun & Exciting Summer Camps for Adults

6 Fun & Exciting Summer Camps for Adults

Recapture childhood nostalgia by attending a summer camp tailored to adults.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published July 5, 2016
20 DIY Dorm Room Projects

20 DIY Dorm Room Projects

You don't need to spend a fortune to have an awesome dorm room - DIY, instead!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published July 5, 2016
Top 10 Party Schools of 2016

Top 10 Party Schools of 2016

Can you guess which school landed the #1 spot?

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published June 9, 2016
How to Create a Summer Reading List You’ll Love

How to Create a Summer Reading List You’ll Love

Advice that can help you create a summer reading list you'll enjoy while challenging yourself, too.

By Tiffany Sorensen, Varsity Tutors' Contributor
Published June 8, 2016
Where 50 Celebrities Went to College

Where 50 Celebrities Went to College

When asked about her education impacting her fame, Natalie Portman reportedly told the New York Post, “I don’t care if [college] ruins my career. I’d rather be smart than a movie star.”

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published June 2, 2016
Fastweb's Student Contributor Program Concludes: Year in Review

Fastweb's Student Contributor Program Concludes: Year in Review

As the 2015-2016 Student Contributors program ends, we’d like to recap the success of this year’s program, highlighting some important content that students contributed to Fastweb.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published June 1, 2016
Pack It Up: What to Bring to College

Pack It Up: What to Bring to College

Make your list -- check it twice.

By Roxana Hadad
Published May 31, 2016
College Apartment Packing Checklist

College Apartment Packing Checklist

Use this list to ensure you pack all the essentials!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published May 31, 2016
20 Ways to Improve YOU This Summer

20 Ways to Improve YOU This Summer

Work toward improving yourself and, ultimately, achieving success within both your personal and professional life.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published May 25, 2016
Preparing for Change: Returning Home for the Summer

Preparing for Change: Returning Home for the Summer

Coming home for the summer can feel a little tough and confusing. Here's how to prepare for positive and negative aspects.

McKenzie Nevins
Published May 25, 2016
Tips for Succeeding in Your Online Courses

Tips for Succeeding in Your Online Courses

Here are some tips to help you stay on task and succeed in an online course.

Madison Sheldrake
Published May 19, 2016
Past, Present & Future: Motivation to Finish High School & Plan Your Next Move

Past, Present & Future: Motivation to Finish High School & Plan Your Next Move

No matter what your post-high school plans may be, here are some tips help you successful plan for any given scenario.

Riley Harrison
Published May 19, 2016
10 Ways to Get Excited about Your Future College (Even If It Wasn’t Your First Choice)

10 Ways to Get Excited about Your Future College (Even If It Wasn’t Your First Choice)

Regardless of the school you’ve ended up committing to, it’s all about perspective and learning more about the great aspects of your future college.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published May 18, 2016