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5 Ways Studying Abroad Will Change Your Life

5 Ways Studying Abroad Will Change Your Life

Study abroad is more than beneficial – it’s life-changing and in more ways than one.

McKenzie Nevins
Published August 20, 2015
4 Tips for Successfully Completing the Common Application

4 Tips for Successfully Completing the Common Application

The Common Application: three words familiar to every high school senior planning on going to college.

Aggie Kallinicou
Published August 20, 2015
7 Steps to Creating a Budget that Works for You

7 Steps to Creating a Budget that Works for You

Being responsible with your budget isn’t about not spending money, it’s about spending wisely.

Sonja Killebrew
Published August 18, 2015
5 Things You Shouldn’t Expect Freshman Year

5 Things You Shouldn’t Expect Freshman Year

Don't expect college to be anything. Accept the fact that it won't be exactly as you've been imagining, and that your first year may not be perfect.

Jamie Vincent
Published August 18, 2015
Don't Fret the Freshman 15

Don't Fret the Freshman 15

As long as college students are happy and healthy, what does it matter if they gain a little bit of weight?

Laura Magerkurth
Published August 18, 2015
11 Ways You Can Save on College Textbooks

11 Ways You Can Save on College Textbooks

College textbooks can cost a small fortune!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published August 6, 2015
5 Tips to Know Before Your First Lab Class

5 Tips to Know Before Your First Lab Class

While lab classes are fun, they can also become dangerous rather quickly if the proper safety precautions and lab etiquette are not respected.

By Erica Cirino, Varsity Tutors' Contributor
Published August 4, 2015
Secretary Duncan Calls for Accountability, Lower Student Loan Debt

Secretary Duncan Calls for Accountability, Lower Student Loan Debt

Secretary Duncan speaks on college affordability, accountability.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published July 28, 2015
Top 11 Tips for Back to High School

Top 11 Tips for Back to High School

These tips will help you keep everything on track all semester long by starting out organized, with a plan and with right goals in mind.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published July 28, 2015
Financial Aid Company Illegally Bills Students, Refunds $5.2 Million

Financial Aid Company Illegally Bills Students, Refunds $5.2 Million

Financial aid companies forced to pay back families millions.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published July 27, 2015
Apple Unveils Big Back to School Deal with Free Beats Headphones

Apple Unveils Big Back to School Deal with Free Beats Headphones

Apple offers free Beats headphones and student discounts for back to school.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published July 27, 2015
Jump Start Your Semester

Jump Start Your Semester

There are so many tasks to remember to accomplish – how can a student be expected to remember everything?

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published July 7, 2015
Year Planner: College Freshmen

Year Planner: College Freshmen

Start your college career off organized.

By Fastweb
Published July 7, 2015
Budget Savvy Back to School Shopping

Budget Savvy Back to School Shopping

Learn how to shop smarter so you can save on all your back-to-school shopping!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published July 7, 2015
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
Kick These College Habits!

Kick These College Habits!

Warning: the older you get, the less adorably-clueless these habits become.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published June 18, 2015
5 Questions Upperclassman Should Ask Advisors

5 Questions Upperclassman Should Ask Advisors

Ask away - don't let anything stand between you and graduating!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published June 11, 2015
Lady Gaga Teams with NY Governor to Pass Campus Assault Bill

Lady Gaga Teams with NY Governor to Pass Campus Assault Bill

Lady Gaga (shown in March 2009 photo) joined forces with Gov. Cuomo in an open editorial letter, which urges the passing of aggressive campus sexual assault legislation.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published June 9, 2015
How Safe Is Your Campus? Campus Safety Resources You Need to Know About

How Safe Is Your Campus? Campus Safety Resources You Need to Know About

Of course you are concerned about your safety and well-being on campus – the stories are abundant, overwhelming and alarming (to say the least).

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published June 4, 2015
Ask the Right Questions: Addressing Campus Safety Concerns

Ask the Right Questions: Addressing Campus Safety Concerns

Between heavy course loads, paying for school and part-time jobs and internships, safety should be the least of your concerns.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published June 4, 2015