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How to Face Life After College

How to Face Life After College

To prepare, here are three major adjustments you’ll have to make when you graduate.

Lauren Rabold, Student Contributor
Published October 10, 2017
Transferring Tips & To-Do’s

Transferring Tips & To-Do’s

Before you take the plunge and change schools, though, I encourage you to give some serious thought to a few transferring tips.

Nicole Manges, Student Contributor
Published October 10, 2017
Why Extracurriculars are Important

Why Extracurriculars are Important

This article will educate you on why extracurriculars are so important - and how they can help you after you graduate.

Stella Santa Ana, Student Contributor
Published October 10, 2017
No Need to Go Greek for a Good Time

No Need to Go Greek for a Good Time

Joining Greek life isn’t a mandatory piece of the “college experience” if it doesn’t interest you.

By Cherish Recera, Student Contributor
Published October 10, 2017
7 Tips for Making Friends in College

7 Tips for Making Friends in College

Following these 7 tips can help you find your college squad.

Emma Lynch, Student Contributor
Published October 3, 2017
Where 50 Celebrities Went to College

Where 50 Celebrities Went to College

When asked about her education impacting her fame, Natalie Portman reportedly told the New York Post, “I don’t care if [college] ruins my career. I’d rather be smart than a movie star.”

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published September 26, 2017
20 DIY Halloween Costumes

20 DIY Halloween Costumes

This Halloween, nix paying a fortune for cheap costumes. Instead, look no further than your closet for great costume ideas!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published September 25, 2017
10 Horror Books WAY Scarier Than the Films

10 Horror Books WAY Scarier Than the Films

If you think Halloween movies are scary, think again. Read these at your own risk of nightmares!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published September 25, 2017
Top 25 Halloween Movies

Top 25 Halloween Movies

You may have your costume ready to go and carved pumpkins on the porch but, until you’ve watched at least one horror flick, Halloween isn’t complete.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published September 25, 2017
30 Creative Group Halloween Costumes

30 Creative Group Halloween Costumes

The photos alone are worth the effort of these group Halloween costumes - like this modern day Little Red Riding Hood and Wolf couple's costume.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published September 25, 2017
Texas, Florida Colleges Extend Deadlines in Wake of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma

Texas, Florida Colleges Extend Deadlines in Wake of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma

Colleges react to hurricane-devastated areas.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published September 21, 2017
Planning for a College Fair

Planning for a College Fair

Learn how to make the most out of a college fair.

Ryan Smith, Student Contributor
Published September 19, 2017
Universities Vow Support for DACA Students

Universities Vow Support for DACA Students

College campuses rally around Dreamers.

By The Fastweb Team
Published September 15, 2017
Creating Relationships for Recommendation Letters

Creating Relationships for Recommendation Letters

How do you ensure that you get good letters of recommendation? These tips can help.

Katalia Alexander, Student Contributor
Published September 14, 2017
5 Things the Admissions Office Wants You to Know About the College Decision Process

5 Things the Admissions Office Wants You to Know About the College Decision Process

Discover some tips admissions staff want you to know to get you through the stages of your college decision process.

Nicole Manges, Student Contributor
Published September 14, 2017
Adjusting to Campus Life

Adjusting to Campus Life

College is different for everyone. Here's how to make the most of your campus experience.

Emma Lynch, Student Contributor
Published September 14, 2017
Balancing Academics & Your College Search

Balancing Academics & Your College Search

If you follow these time management tips, you’ll be across the bridge in no time!

Stella Santa Ana, Student Contributor
Published September 14, 2017
Top 10 Party Schools of 2018

Top 10 Party Schools of 2018

Whether you hate-to-love or love-to-hate the list, it’s vital to keep in mind that there’s much more than meets the eye (or ranking) at each of these schools.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published September 12, 2017
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Connect with Fastweb on Social Media

Help us, help you - stay in touch!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published September 11, 2017
Trump Ends DACA: What Does It Mean for Students?

Trump Ends DACA: What Does It Mean for Students?

Is it really coming to an end? And what can you do?

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published September 5, 2017