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Amazing Student Apps

Amazing Student Apps

Smartphones and other devices have so much to offer students in terms of expanding and assisting with their education.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published May 16, 2017
The Best Study Music: What to Listen to While Studying

The Best Study Music: What to Listen to While Studying

Whether you listen to any of these recommendations, Miley Cyrus, Tupac, or whatever else, it really doesn't make a difference - as long as it works.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published November 7, 2017
10 Things You Should Do Over Holiday Break

10 Things You Should Do Over Holiday Break

While there is some value in getting shuteye, there’s only so much rest necessary and, to be fair, you do have other, much more important things to do.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published November 5, 2017
Impressive Extracurriculars

Impressive Extracurriculars

When it comes to adding your extracurricular activities on your college applications, you definitely don’t want to leave blank space!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published July 3, 2017
To Pledge or Not to Pledge: Pros and Cons of Frat Life

To Pledge or Not to Pledge: Pros and Cons of Frat Life

Dante highlights the pros and cons of Greek life.

By Dante Jordan
Published November 17, 2011
The Hardest College Courses

The Hardest College Courses

If you find any of the following courses particularly easy or awesome, consider yourself lucky, smarty-pants!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published November 12, 2014
Texas Organization Opens Exclusive White Male Scholarship

Texas Organization Opens Exclusive White Male Scholarship

Texas group offers an only white male scholarship.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published March 3, 2011
15 College Dorms with Crazy-Awesome Amenities

15 College Dorms with Crazy-Awesome Amenities

Many of these dorms are more luxury resort hotels than typical college residence halls.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published July 10, 2014
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, 2017
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
Basic Life Skills You Should Know

Basic Life Skills You Should Know

It’s slightly alarming how many students leave the nest without the most basic knowledge of day-to-day life because they've always relied on parents to take care of things.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published May 17, 2016
What to Expect on Your First Day of Class in College

What to Expect on Your First Day of Class in College

Ensure you make the most of your classes and professors, starting from your very first day of each course.

Maya Moritz
Published September 8, 2015
Students Arrested in SAT Cheating Scandal

Students Arrested in SAT Cheating Scandal

Seven students arrested in Great Neck, NY in SAT cheating scandal.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published September 30, 2011
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
A College Student's Complete Guide to Finding & Leasing Off-Campus Housing

A College Student's Complete Guide to Finding & Leasing Off-Campus Housing

Fastweb has you covered with this all-inclusive college housing and apartment guide to help you through the process, from start to finish.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published July 7, 2015
Top 10 Things that College Taught Us About Life

Top 10 Things that College Taught Us About Life

1. Dorms College is a time of extreme freedom but, let’s face it, not everything about college screams unfettered space. Students don’t usually have a lot of extra money and ...

By Adam Starr via MonsterCollege.com
Published December 14, 2009
2013's Top 10 Best Values in Public Colleges

2013's Top 10 Best Values in Public Colleges

Looking for value in a college? There are plenty of options out there.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published January 4, 2013
Initial Issues

Initial Issues

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

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published December 14, 2016
Energizing Study Break Ideas & What to Avoid

Energizing Study Break Ideas & What to Avoid

It’s important to choose the right type of activity for your study break so that you can return back refreshed and focused, ready to get back to your books.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published March 27, 2017
Student Pays $14,309 Tuition Payment in $1 Bills

Student Pays $14,309 Tuition Payment in $1 Bills

University of Colorado -- Boulder

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published January 24, 2011