Student Contributors Articles
Before financial aid, loans, and grants, scholarships are the best thing to help you pay for college fees because it's basically free money!
Kizzy shares ways that you can educate yourself for free. And who doesn't like free learning?
The world is your oyster - discover what's out there through studying abroad!
You need to use this time to make memories with all of the people you’ve missed most over the past semester.
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.
Part of growing up is realizing you're human.
Laura gives an honest account of the first few weeks of college.
Although your biggest priority should be planning a well-balanced schedule that helps you work towards your goals, if possible, it is a great idea to plan your days around your personal biological clock.
Don’t wait until the last minute to frantically search for ways to pay for college!
Kristen warns against skipping classes. Find out why.
Use your winter break to get your scholarship search on the right track and apply for valuable scholarships that you won’t have time to apply for when classes begin again.
How do you deal with them in a way that’s both respectful and still keeps you from losing your mind?
Photo: University of Washington campus.
Use social networks to get a good look at the school you're interested in.
There are endless benefits to having a college degree.
The freedom that you’ll have once you arrive on campus is unlike anything you’ve ever known, but there are some aspects of this liberty that may surprise you.
What should you do with all that graduation money?
Student contributor, Alaina, shares her feelings of homesickness.
Now that move-in day is around the corner, you may be experiencing some doubts about living on your own.
Making a careless mistake during the interview process can cost you everything, so preparation is key!