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Finding Success in College as a First Generation College Student

Finding Success in College as a First Generation College Student

Make the most of college with first generation college tips.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published February 1, 2018
Summer Jobs: Interviewing & Making the Right Impression

Summer Jobs: Interviewing & Making the Right Impression

Getting a summer job may seem really daunting because it includes creating and submitting a resume to many jobs in addition to preparing yourself for a job interview.

Emma Lynch, Student Contributor
Published January 30, 2018
Top 5 Tips to Stay Motivated for 2nd Semester

Top 5 Tips to Stay Motivated for 2nd Semester

Entering with the right mindset at the end can help you better transition into your next semester.

Ryan Smith, Student Contributor
Published January 22, 2018
13 Lessons Learned by Going to College as a High School Senior

13 Lessons Learned by Going to College as a High School Senior

Discover 13 tips that will help you set expectations for your freshman year.

Kaylen Phillips, Student Contributor
Published January 16, 2018
Choosing Your Major

Choosing Your Major

Not everyone chooses their major for same reasons (and that's okay). Here are some tips to help you decide what's right for you.

Emma Lynch, Student Contributor
Published January 10, 2018
Gap Year(s): Take or Avoid?

Gap Year(s): Take or Avoid?

Before you commit to a gap year or jump right in to more schooling, here are a few thoughts to consider.

Nicole Manges, Student Contributor
Published January 9, 2018
Fastweb Tells All: Your Top Questions – Answered!

Fastweb Tells All: Your Top Questions – Answered!

We'll always do our best to answer any and all of your questions as quickly as possible!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published January 9, 2018
It Doesn’t All Stem from STEM: A Case for Humanities Majors

It Doesn’t All Stem from STEM: A Case for Humanities Majors

The degree you have doesn’t automatically determine success, and this is highlighted in both real and fictional settings.

Cherish Recera, Student Contributor
Published January 8, 2018
Writing a Great College Essay

Writing a Great College Essay

How to create an essay that reflects your best self.

Stella Santa Ana, Student Contributor
Published January 8, 2018
To-Do List: Starting a New Semester

To-Do List: Starting a New Semester

It's hard to keep track of everything you need to do, so making a list is helpful!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published January 8, 2018
Initial Issues

Initial Issues

Want to improve your GPA? You may want to change your name.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published January 5, 2018
Are Students Getting Spoiled Stupid?

Are Students Getting Spoiled Stupid?

Students receiving financial support from their parents are more likely to rank lower on the grading scale than those paying for their own education.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published January 4, 2018
Could New Tax Plan Cost Graduate Students Thousands?

Could New Tax Plan Cost Graduate Students Thousands?

House passes tax bill -- what does it mean for grad students?

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published December 21, 2017
We Want to Celebrate YOU!

We Want to Celebrate YOU!

When you apply for and win a scholarship through Fastweb, we’re proud of you and want to celebrate you!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published December 19, 2017
Finding the Right Scholarships

Finding the Right Scholarships

Read on to discover a few student tips to help you find scholarships that are right for your situation.

Ryan Smith, Student Contributor
Published December 14, 2017
Combating Senioritis

Combating Senioritis

You may be experiencing a student slump commonly known as "senioritis." Here's how to beat it.

Stella Santa Ana, Student Contributor
Published December 14, 2017
Student Job Applications & Resume Tips

Student Job Applications & Resume Tips

A student shares his experiences with his job search and resume creation.

Franco Camacho, Student Contributor
Published December 5, 2017
My Top 3 Collegiate First Semester Realizations

My Top 3 Collegiate First Semester Realizations

Here are the top three unconventional realizations you’ll experience in your first semester of college, no matter the school.

Cherish Recera, Student Contributor
Published December 5, 2017
Top 17 Articles of 2017

Top 17 Articles of 2017

In case you missed any of these, check out our users’ favorite content on Fastweb throughout the past year.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published November 30, 2017
What a Typical College Day Looks Like

What a Typical College Day Looks Like

Peek at a day in the life of a college student, according to a college student.

Emma Lynch, Student Contributor
Published November 29, 2017