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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
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 13, 2015
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 8, 2015
The Differences Between High School & College

The Differences Between High School & College

If college sounds pretty great, that's because it is.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published July 7, 2015
Valuable Life Skills Learned in College

Valuable Life Skills Learned in College

These lessons are actually not taught in courses, they’re learned throughout the experiences throughout your coursework, social life and other activities.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published July 7, 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
The Best Ways to Get to Know Your Professor

The Best Ways to Get to Know Your Professor

It’s really in a student’s best interest to get to know their professors as much as possible, because one never knows what it can lead to!

Elizabeth Hoyt
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
Budget Savvy Back to School Shopping

Budget Savvy Back to School Shopping

Learn how to shop smarter so you can save on all your back-to-school shopping!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published July 7, 2015
A College Student's Complete Guide to Finding & Leasing Off-Campus Housing

A College Student's Complete Guide to Finding & Leasing Off-Campus Housing

Fastweb has you covered with this all-inclusive college housing and apartment guide to help you through the process, from start to finish.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published July 7, 2015
How to Be a Better Student

How to Be a Better Student

Ever wondered why you just can't seem to reach your full academic potential? It's likely that your brain isn't the cause but, rather, your lifestyle.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published July 6, 2015
10 DIY Dorm Room Projects

10 DIY Dorm Room Projects

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

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published July 6, 2015
A New Semester's Game Plan

A New Semester's Game Plan

Make a game plan to ensure you stay on top of your academic game.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published July 6, 2015
Basic Life Skills You Should Know

Basic Life Skills You Should Know

It’s slightly alarming how many students leave the nest without the most basic knowledge of day-to-day life because they've always relied on parents to take care of things.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published June 30, 2015
The Best Places to Make Friends in College

The Best Places to Make Friends in College

At the end of the day, no matter where you are, the best way to meet people is being open to it.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published June 30, 2015
Kick These College Habits!

Kick These College Habits!

Warning: the older you get, the less adorably-clueless these habits become.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published June 18, 2015
Social Media Guidelines for Students

Social Media Guidelines for Students

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

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published June 17, 2015
5 Questions Upperclassman Should Ask Advisors

5 Questions Upperclassman Should Ask Advisors

Ask away - don't let anything stand between you and graduating!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published June 11, 2015