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Pros & Cons of Friends as Roommates

Pros & Cons of Friends as Roommates

It's up to you to determine which side you agree with most and what's best, given your particular situation.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published February 7, 2017
20 Must-See College Movies

20 Must-See College Movies

Sidesplitting, serious and downright silly – these college flicks have it all.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published February 7, 2017
7 Budget-Friendly, Last-Minute Spring Break Ideas

7 Budget-Friendly, Last-Minute Spring Break Ideas

Want to have fun over spring break, but don't have an unlimited budget? Try these unconventional, budget-friendly spring break ideas that you can plan at the last minute.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published February 7, 2017
How to Get a Passport - Pronto!

How to Get a Passport - Pronto!

If you forgot that you need a passport for your upcoming trip, there are still ways you can make it happen.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published February 6, 2017
Complete This Bucket List Before College Graduation

Complete This Bucket List Before College Graduation

Whether you're graduating and moving on into the "real" world or moving on to a grad program, this list will help you gain a head start in your new life.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published February 6, 2017
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 January 25, 2017
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 January 25, 2017
Happy Valentine's Day! Quiz

Happy Valentine's Day! Quiz

Happy Valentine's Day!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published January 12, 2017
Social Media Guidelines for Students

Social Media Guidelines for Students

It's time to make your social network work for you!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published January 11, 2017
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 January 1, 2017
Quiz: Will You Keep Your New Year's Resolution?

Quiz: Will You Keep Your New Year's Resolution?

New Year's Resolutions: We all make them, but we don't always keep them.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published January 1, 2017
Spring Semester Prep List for College & Grad Students

Spring Semester Prep List for College & Grad Students

Spring semester has arrived and, if you’re looking for a fresh start, you’re in luck!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published December 22, 2016
How to Keep Your New Year’s Resolution

How to Keep Your New Year’s Resolution

Find out how you can keep your New Year's resolutions.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published December 20, 2016
Quiz: What's Your Reindeer Personality?

Quiz: What's Your Reindeer Personality?

You've known Dasher, Dancer, Prancer, Vixen, etc. since you we're just a kid, but do you know who you're most like? Take this quiz to find out which reindeer's personality suits ...

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published December 14, 2016
10 Things You Should Do Over Holiday Break

10 Things You Should Do Over Holiday Break

While there is some value in getting shuteye, there’s only so much rest necessary and, to be fair, you do have other, much more important things to do.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published December 5, 2016
Surviving the Holidays

Surviving the Holidays

You may need to embellish just a little with some politically correct answers because you’d never want to offend or disappoint great aunt Gertrude.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published December 4, 2016
How to Refresh Your Mind Over Winter Break

How to Refresh Your Mind Over Winter Break

Just what is the best way to refresh your brain while also remaining sharp for the spring term?

By Andrea Deck, Varsity Tutors’ Contributor
Published December 2, 2016
12 Thrifty & Helpful Tips for First-Time Thanksgiving Hosts

12 Thrifty & Helpful Tips for First-Time Thanksgiving Hosts

Hosting Thanksgiving? Instead of becoming overwhelmed, follow these hosting tricks and tips.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published November 8, 2016
Top 10 Thanksgiving Episodes

Top 10 Thanksgiving Episodes

We could watch these Thanksgiving favorites on repeat, year-round.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published October 29, 2016
Impressive Extracurriculars

Impressive Extracurriculars

When it comes to adding your extracurricular activities on your college applications, you definitely don’t want to leave blank space!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published October 18, 2016