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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 May 7, 2016
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 May 7, 2016
The Problem with Study Drugs

The Problem with Study Drugs

In pursuit of academic excellence, it's become the go-to common-but-highly-illegal practice among college students to abuse prescription stimulant drugs.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published May 5, 2016
The 5 Key Components of Financial Literacy

The 5 Key Components of Financial Literacy

The sooner you master these financial concepts, the better.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published May 5, 2016
Summer Fun on a Student Budget

Summer Fun on a Student Budget

For students, summer is the perfect time to unwind and do things you may not have had the time to do during the year.

Ashley Paskill
Published May 3, 2016
An End-of-Year To-Do List for High School Seniors

An End-of-Year To-Do List for High School Seniors

Before you leave high school once and for all, set aside a few minutes to do the following things.

By Tiffany Sorensen, Varsity Tutors' Contributor
Published May 3, 2016
What NOT to Do During Finals Week

What NOT to Do During Finals Week

Avoid these harmful habits, which could negatively impact your studying routine.

By Tiffany Sorensen, Varsity Tutors' Contributor
Published May 3, 2016
13 Wild College Campus Traditions

13 Wild College Campus Traditions

Students look forward to these celebrations and events, whatever they may be, with excitement and gleeful anticipation. What more could you ask of a campus custom?

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published May 1, 2016
Energizing Study Break Ideas & What to Avoid

Energizing Study Break Ideas & What to Avoid

It’s important to choose the right type of activity for your study break so that you can return back refreshed and focused, ready to get back to your books.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published April 19, 2016
Plan Your Summer Now

Plan Your Summer Now

Summer is the perfect season to boost your job experience with a job or internship, save money to help pay for school and, perhaps even, take on additional studies.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published April 14, 2016
Graduation Guide for High School Seniors

Graduation Guide for High School Seniors

Plan and prepare for all of the exciting upcoming events surrounding your high school graduation.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published April 13, 2016
Guide to Packing for Study Abroad

Guide to Packing for Study Abroad

What you should (and should not) pack for your study abroad trip.

McKenzie Nevins
Published April 13, 2016
Graduation Party Planning Ideas

Graduation Party Planning Ideas

These fun and festive party ideas will make grads feel like a kid again!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published April 12, 2016
Save Money on Graduation Expenses

Save Money on Graduation Expenses

Celebrate to your heart’s content – the key is to be creative to save a little dough in the process!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published April 12, 2016
How to Make Friends Before Getting to Campus

How to Make Friends Before Getting to Campus

Making new friends in college can be intimidating but there are always ways to gain a head start.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published April 12, 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 April 11, 2016
12 Summer Bucket List Ideas for College & Grad Students

12 Summer Bucket List Ideas for College & Grad Students

There’s so much fun to be had during the summer months and you don’t want to miss out on all of the memories and experiences that come along with it!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published April 11, 2016
Summer Bucket List for High School Students

Summer Bucket List for High School Students

Whether you’re a high school junior or senior, there’s plenty to do this summer.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published April 11, 2016
21 Cool Items All College Students Can Use

21 Cool Items All College Students Can Use

We’ve found all of the stuff a college student could want – at the best prices!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published April 7, 2016
Your Ultimate Prom Prep List

Your Ultimate Prom Prep List

Begin planning and prepare for prom season, while keeping a realistic prom budget in mind.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published April 4, 2016