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Keeping in Touch with Friends While in College

Keeping in Touch with Friends While in College

In this modern day, it’s easier than ever to stay connected – no matter how close or far apart you actually are.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published April 8, 2018
10 Ways to Get Excited about Your Future College (Even If It Wasn’t Your First Choice)

10 Ways to Get Excited about Your Future College (Even If It Wasn’t Your First Choice)

Regardless of the school you’ve ended up committing to, it’s all about perspective and learning more about the great aspects of your future college.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published April 7, 2018
Student Advice on Freshman Year

Student Advice on Freshman Year

Gain helpful student advice on freshman year from students nationwide, who share their personal experiences.

Fastweb Staff
Published April 5, 2018
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 5, 2018
Attractive Students Get Higher Grades, According to Study

Attractive Students Get Higher Grades, According to Study

The study found that, in comparing students with similar academic qualifications and abilities, those deemed “physically attractive” tend to earn better grades – from both male and female professors.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published April 4, 2018
The End of the Beginning: Advice from a College Freshman

The End of the Beginning: Advice from a College Freshman

Gain advice from a college freshman reflecting on her experiences over the past year.

Cherish Recera, Student Contributor
Published April 3, 2018
Student Volunteer Opportunities You'll Love

Student Volunteer Opportunities You'll Love

Take some time this year to pause and reflect on what you’re thankful for.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published March 31, 2018
Reflections on My First Year in College

Reflections on My First Year in College

Discover what this student learned during her first year in college.

Emma Lynch, Student Contributor
Published March 27, 2018
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 March 27, 2018
15 Easy Ways Students Can Go Green

15 Easy Ways Students Can Go Green

Believe it or not, you can be kind to the planet and stuff your wallet - without much effort at all.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published March 27, 2018
April is National Volunteer Month: Opportunities & Resources

April is National Volunteer Month: Opportunities & Resources

Volunteer for a cause you're passionate about and change the world!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published March 27, 2018
Volunteer & Community Service Internship Programs

Volunteer & Community Service Internship Programs

There are internships for all types of volunteer organizations and community service efforts - you just need to find which program suits your interests.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published March 26, 2018
Volunteer & Community Service Scholarships

Volunteer & Community Service Scholarships

By giving back to your community, you have the chance to put money toward you college education as well!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published March 26, 2018
20 Differences between High School & College Life

20 Differences between High School & College Life

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

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published March 23, 2018
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 March 20, 2018
Twitter Chat Recap: #ScholarshipChat with @AidScholarship

Twitter Chat Recap: #ScholarshipChat with @AidScholarship

Check out the transcript from our #ScholarshipChat to get great scholarship tips for your search.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published March 14, 2018
Making the Most of the End of College

Making the Most of the End of College

Here is how to accomplish the mission of making the most of the end of your college career.

Nicole Manges, Student Contributor
Published March 13, 2018
3 Simple College Prep Tips

3 Simple College Prep Tips

Here are three simple tips to help you with college preparation.

Stella Santa Ana, Student Contributor
Published March 12, 2018
Important Aspects of College Applications

Important Aspects of College Applications

Discover important aspects to consider in applying for college and submitting college applications.

Ryan Smith, Student Contributor
Published March 12, 2018
Organizing Scholarship Applications

Organizing Scholarship Applications

It will definitely help your search by organizing all those scholarships and applications.

Kaylen Phillips, Student Contributor
Published March 12, 2018