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How College Visits Can Help College Decisions

How College Visits Can Help College Decisions

Visiting a college can help make your decisions!

Bailey VanNatta
Published March 9, 2015
5 Budget Spring Break Ideas

5 Budget Spring Break Ideas

There are ways to have fun on a budget, like going with a group of friends to a family cabin. Surely, that’d be an unforgettable (and budget-friendly) week!

Samantha Starkey
Published March 6, 2015
Avoiding a Finals Week Freak-Out

Avoiding a Finals Week Freak-Out

Spring finals week always seems a little more chaotic and high-stakes than winter finals week—the weather is nice, the sun is shining, and everyone is pumped up for a long summer.

Laura Magerkurth
Published February 25, 2015
Preparing for Admissions Interviews

Preparing for Admissions Interviews

Prepare yourself and be ready for anything the interviewer might ask.

Kaitlyn Specht
Published February 19, 2015
Keep Calm & Wait for College Admissions Decisions

Keep Calm & Wait for College Admissions Decisions

The classic saying, “a watched pot never boils,” applies in this situation.

Brady Keane
Published February 19, 2015
5 Tips to Help You Find the Right College Club

5 Tips to Help You Find the Right College Club

Remember, while your courses are important, ensuring you gain other experiences in college is vital, too.

Jamie Vincent
Published February 18, 2015
Help! I Can't Stand My Professor

Help! I Can't Stand My Professor

How do you deal with them in a way that’s both respectful and still keeps you from losing your mind?

McKenzie Nevins
Published February 13, 2015
How to Afford a Private University

How to Afford a Private University

You can afford to attend the school of your dreams - you just need to do a little extra legwork.

Bailey VanNatta
Published February 11, 2015
8 College Must-Dos

8 College Must-Dos

There are some college experiences you seriously shouldn't miss out on.

Samantha Starkey
Published February 6, 2015
High School Course Selection Tips

High School Course Selection Tips

It’s much easier to have these needs laid out ahead of time than scrambling to organize them at the last minute.

Francesca Kavalir
Published February 5, 2015
Getting the Most Out of Federal Aid

Getting the Most Out of Federal Aid

Keep in mind that there is no age limit for receiving aid, and you can utilize these programs whether you’re an undergrad or working towards a graduate degree!

Laura Magerkurth
Published February 2, 2015
Your Spring Scholarship Search

Your Spring Scholarship Search

Stay on track with your scholarship search during spring semester.

Kaitlyn Specht
Published January 27, 2015
College vs. The "Real" World

College vs. The "Real" World

Where do you go from here?

Sabrina McPherson
Published January 26, 2015
5 Ways You Can Avoid Senioritis

5 Ways You Can Avoid Senioritis

All those hours studying and all the time in class is not worth wasting simply to get lazy at the end of your final year.

Brady Keane
Published January 23, 2015
Four Simple Study Tips to Ace Your Finals

Four Simple Study Tips to Ace Your Finals

Take on these four simple study strategies to help you prepare and conquer your finals!

Jamie Vincent
Published January 22, 2015
Staying Focused Through Spring Semester

Staying Focused Through Spring Semester

Sorry, but there's no shortcut to this equation: You + Hard Work + Studying + Motivation = Graduation

Maya Moritz
Published January 21, 2015
Spring Break Safety Tips

Spring Break Safety Tips

Fun is only fun if you’re smart about it!

McKenzie Nevins
Published January 15, 2015
Activities on College Applications Are a Must

Activities on College Applications Are a Must

It’s no secret that the competition to get into the most prestigious colleges is at its peak, which goes to say that activities on college apps has never been more necessary.

Christina Alfaro
Published January 14, 2015
College Career Center Services & Resources

College Career Center Services & Resources

Your college career center is filled with abundant opportunities!

Samantha Starkey
Published January 9, 2015
Strategies for Your College Search

Strategies for Your College Search

Utilize these strategic college search tips to make yours that much easier!

Francesca Kavalir
Published January 9, 2015