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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
Become a Facebook Fan of Fastweb

Become a Facebook Fan of Fastweb

Before you hop online to update your status, find Fastweb on Facebook and become a fan of us today! Over 5,000 people already have! Our wall and posts have links to ...

Published June 26, 2009
Join the Conversation on FastWeb's Discussions

Join the Conversation on FastWeb's Discussions

Whether you’re looking for peer-to-peer advice or a place to share your experiences and vent, you’ve found it. For the first time, FastWeb users can talk to each other and chat ...

Published June 22, 2009
Social Media Do’s and Don’ts for College Students

Social Media Do’s and Don’ts for College Students

With the popularity of social media websites for college students, comes usage warnings and advice for best practices. In addition to the typical warnings college students hear, many are also getting ...

By UniversityParent.com
Published June 18, 2009
How the New iPhone 3.0 Can Make You Smarter

How the New iPhone 3.0 Can Make You Smarter

Photo courtesy of Apple. http://www.apple.com/iphone/why-iphone/

By Sandra Guy
Published June 17, 2009
Follow us on Twitter!

Follow us on Twitter!

Follow FastWeb on Twitter and you'll be the first to find out about scholarships and other insider tips, alerts and promotions. In those 140 characters, you'll find info that can earn ...

Published June 12, 2009
Roommates 101

Roommates 101

The roommate experience doesn't have to be awful--just follow these tips.

By Betsy Huang
Published April 21, 2009
A Dad's List of Advice for College Students

A Dad's List of Advice for College Students

Sometimes, a father knows best. A dad offers advice to college students.

By Glen Soden
Published April 21, 2009
Should You Take a Year Off After Graduation?

Should You Take a Year Off After Graduation?

Taking a year off after college is more popular than ever.

By Peter Vogt, MonsterTRAK Career Coach
Published April 21, 2009
College Tips for Nontraditional Students

College Tips for Nontraditional Students

Balancing school and family as an adult student can be tough.

By Kathleen Carmichael, Ph.D.
Published April 21, 2009
Academic Adjustments

Academic Adjustments

If you graduated high school near the top of your class, you probably didn't see many B's or C's on your report cards. And chances are you had a comfortable routine ...

By Stephen Borkowski
Published September 2, 2008
Leaving for College

Leaving for College

Leaving home for college isn't as easy as you may think.

By Rich Coleman
Published August 23, 2008
Success Stories from Nontraditional Students

Success Stories from Nontraditional Students

Below are just a few of the stories FastWeb members who are nontraditional, returning, students have shared: "The greatest challenge I faced was fitting in with the other students. I felt ...

Published June 4, 2008
Unique Concerns of First-Generation College Students

Unique Concerns of First-Generation College Students

While some students’ eyes may glaze over when their parents recall their college days, these students have an advantage. First-generation college students who are the first in their immediate family to ...

By Bridget Kulla
Published June 4, 2008
A New Look at Campus Orientation

A New Look at Campus Orientation

College orientation sessions are important because they help entering students learn about the culture and expectations of an institution and the many programs it offers. "Orientation is a time for a ...

By Sandra Guy
Published June 2, 2008
10 Things I Wish I'd Known When I Started College

10 Things I Wish I'd Known When I Started College

Learn from other college students' experiences.

By Molly Seltzer
Published April 23, 2008
Coming to Terms with Failure

Coming to Terms with Failure

Embrace failure to get over it.

By Molly Seltzer
Published December 23, 2007
Mother Load: Surviving the Holidays and the End of the Semester Crunch

Mother Load: Surviving the Holidays and the End of the Semester Crunch

Multi-task with ease.

By Lisa Hardman
Published December 23, 2007
Getting Along with Your Parents During College

Getting Along with Your Parents During College

College can actually strain relationships between students and their parents.

By Molly Seltzer
Published December 17, 2007
The Courage to Fail

The Courage to Fail

Taking risks means you might fail, but they can also help prepare you for future successes.

By Lisa Hardman
Published December 7, 2007