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My Scholarship Search Story

My Scholarship Search Story

Let's break up the scholarship search in simple, easy-to-understand categories.

By Franco Camacho, Student Contributor
Published October 17, 2017
How to Balance Everything during Senior Year

How to Balance Everything during Senior Year

While it's undoubtedly going to be a hectic year no matter what you do, here are a few tips to make yours a little less stressful.

By Katalia Alexander, Student Contributor
Published October 17, 2017
Working Towards Better Test Scores

Working Towards Better Test Scores

Tips on how to study for tests.

By Ryan Smith, Student Contributor
Published October 17, 2017
Financial Aid They Forget to Mention: CSS Profile

Financial Aid They Forget to Mention: CSS Profile

Do you know the secret to paying the least for your college experience?

Kaylen Phillips, Student Contributor
Published October 17, 2017
Halloween Campus Safety Tips

Halloween Campus Safety Tips

Have a fun and safe Hallo-weekend!

Fastweb Staff
Published October 17, 2017
Announcing the Arrival of the Fastweb College Scholarship App

Announcing the Arrival of the Fastweb College Scholarship App

“Just wondering if an app is coming out soon for Fastweb because it's easier for my friends and I to use your service on our smartphones. It'd make everything so much ...

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published October 15, 2017
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