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Your College Experiences Checklist

Your College Experiences Checklist

Take on new experiences and implement on a "no regrets" policy to ensure you gain the most from your college experience.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published August 10, 2016
The 5 Students You Meet in Group Projects

The 5 Students You Meet in Group Projects

The truth is these group exercises are also exercises in life because, in the workplace, you’re going to experience the same exact types of people.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published August 8, 2016
How to Become a Morning Person

How to Become a Morning Person

Once you become a morning person, you'll feel ready to conquer all day, every day.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published August 8, 2016
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 August 8, 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 August 7, 2016
What to Know about Professor Rating Websites

What to Know about Professor Rating Websites

A professor can seriously set the tone for your semester.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published August 6, 2016
How to Pick the Best Professors

How to Pick the Best Professors

A great professor can make any subject interesting whereas a not-so-great one can make even the best subjects dull or unpleasant.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published August 5, 2016
Top 3 Reasons College Students Must Never Skip Classes

Top 3 Reasons College Students Must Never Skip Classes

Think skipping class isn't a big deal in college? Think again.

By Erica Cirino, Varsity Tutors' Contributor
Published August 1, 2016
4 Reasons to Get to Know Your Lecture Professors

4 Reasons to Get to Know Your Lecture Professors

Find out why it's important to take the time to get to know your lecture professors.

By Erica Cirino, Varsity Tutors' Contributor
Published August 1, 2016
5 Tips for Freshmen to Find a Study Buddy in Class Without Knowing Anyone

5 Tips for Freshmen to Find a Study Buddy in Class Without Knowing Anyone

Don't be intimidated if you don't know your fellow classmates. Freshmen year is the easiest time to meet them!

By Erica Cirino, Varsity Tutors' Contributor
Published August 1, 2016
Back to School Sales Tax Holiday: When to Shop in Your State

Back to School Sales Tax Holiday: When to Shop in Your State

Stock up on back to school supplies on these free sales tax days.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published July 27, 2016
25 EPIC College Courses

25 EPIC College Courses

These wacky courses may be offered at a college near you.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published July 27, 2016
How to Take Action this August

How to Take Action this August

Get ready for a great, productive month!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published July 21, 2016
Are You the Bad Roommate?

Are You the Bad Roommate?

According to Conan O'Brien, “If you don’t have a weird roommate, you are the weird roommate."

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published July 20, 2016
4 Secrets of Greek Life Revealed

4 Secrets of Greek Life Revealed

Exploring the not-so-secret secrets of Greek life on campus.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published July 20, 2016
Top 15 Best Value Colleges of 2016

Top 15 Best Value Colleges of 2016

Are some colleges better investments than others?

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published July 18, 2016
Preparing for College: 3 Things High Schoolers Can Do at the Start of Senior Year

Preparing for College: 3 Things High Schoolers Can Do at the Start of Senior Year

Tips to help you plan for success this fall.

By Hilary Gan, Varsity Tutors' Contributor
Published July 12, 2016
How Summer Reading Assignments Prep You for College

How Summer Reading Assignments Prep You for College

Summer reading assignments closely resemble many college course curricula and, if approached properly, can provide great practice of skills you’ll need for your freshman year.

By Hilary Gan, Varsity Tutors' Contributor
Published July 12, 2016
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 6, 2016
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 6, 2016