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3 Great Reasons to Procrastinate

3 Great Reasons to Procrastinate

Procrastination can actually be a useful tool in surviving college life.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published June 10, 2014
What’s Your Vote: Top 10 Party Schools of 2013

What’s Your Vote: Top 10 Party Schools of 2013

Who will make the top 10 party schools list this year?

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published July 20, 2012
5 Ways to Get Ahead Over Summer Break

5 Ways to Get Ahead Over Summer Break

Kizzy shares five things you can do to get ahead this summer.

By Kizzy Preston
Published May 12, 2014
Savings: Big Brands' Best Back-to-School Sales

Savings: Big Brands' Best Back-to-School Sales

These top brands’ back to school sales allow you to set up your semester with style while saving.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published July 14, 2017
The Major Challenge

The Major Challenge

Florida's new proposed plan is to push market-based degrees, many of which are science and technology based, in hopes to fill jobs in those markets.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published December 11, 2012
How to File your Federal Income Tax Return for Free

How to File your Federal Income Tax Return for Free

Many college students file federal income tax returns on their own for the first time in college. This can be a little intimidating, but it doesn't need to be. After all, ...

Mark Kantrowitz
Published February 4, 2010
Learn to Love Your New City

Learn to Love Your New City

So, you’ve made the big move to a new city! Whether you’ve moved for college, a new job, or a summer internship, getting acclimated to your surroundings is often the key ...

By Lauren Bayne Anderson
Published September 10, 2010
Alternative Ways to Spend Your Spring Break

Alternative Ways to Spend Your Spring Break

Use your alternative spring break to amp up your job search.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published February 7, 2017
A Field Guide for First-Generation College Students

A Field Guide for First-Generation College Students

You're the first and you should be proud! The truth is that students should embrace their first-generation status, as it may actually give them an edge in the college admissions process.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published May 25, 2017
30 Holiday Gifts for $30 and Under

30 Holiday Gifts for $30 and Under

You don't have to spend a lot for great gifts...if you know where to find them.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published November 16, 2012
America’s 10 Best Colleges and Their Scholarships

America’s 10 Best Colleges and Their Scholarships

We count down American's 10 Best Colleges.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published September 18, 2012
The Semester’s Top 10 Most Famous College Students

The Semester’s Top 10 Most Famous College Students

We’re guessing it can’t be easy to get to class while dodging paparazzi.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published January 15, 2015
What You Need to Know about Auditing a Class

What You Need to Know about Auditing a Class

Auditing a class is an under-utilized option that can enrich the college experiences of students in a multitude of situations.

Maya Moritz
Published January 6, 2016
Make a Difference: Alternative Spring Break Ideas

Make a Difference: Alternative Spring Break Ideas

Giving back over spring break can be one of the most rewarding and memorable experiences of a student’s life.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published February 7, 2017
Tuition Increases & Aid Reductions: Will You Be Paying More for School?

Tuition Increases & Aid Reductions: Will You Be Paying More for School?

Tuition increases and aid reductions. Will it affect you?

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published July 12, 2011
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 May 8, 2017
First Time Tax Filing Explained

First Time Tax Filing Explained

It's time to become a grown-up and file taxes - get the basics down.

Fastweb staff
Published February 16, 2017
Freshman Year Reflections

Freshman Year Reflections

The first year of college is actually a “year of firsts.”

Alison Graham
Published April 8, 2014
December College Checklist for Juniors

December College Checklist for Juniors

We know it's getting cold out, but don’t forget about your college search!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published November 28, 2017
Coping with College Stress

Coping with College Stress

Let's face it, college can be very stressful. Between carrying a full-time course load, work-study or a part-time job, internships, exams, papers due, finding time for friends, and keeping in touch ...

By Kizzy Preston
Published October 13, 2011