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Halloween Campus Safety Tips

Halloween Campus Safety Tips

Have a fun and safe Hallo-weekend!

Fastweb Staff
Published October 17, 2017
7 Tips for Making Friends in College

7 Tips for Making Friends in College

Following these 7 tips can help you find your college squad.

Emma Lynch, Student Contributor
Published October 3, 2017
Where 50 Celebrities Went to College

Where 50 Celebrities Went to College

When asked about her education impacting her fame, Natalie Portman reportedly told the New York Post, “I don’t care if [college] ruins my career. I’d rather be smart than a movie star.”

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published September 26, 2017
20 DIY Halloween Costumes

20 DIY Halloween Costumes

This Halloween, nix paying a fortune for cheap costumes. Instead, look no further than your closet for great costume ideas!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published September 25, 2017
10 Horror Books WAY Scarier Than the Films

10 Horror Books WAY Scarier Than the Films

If you think Halloween movies are scary, think again. Read these at your own risk of nightmares!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published September 25, 2017
Top 25 Halloween Movies

Top 25 Halloween Movies

You may have your costume ready to go and carved pumpkins on the porch but, until you’ve watched at least one horror flick, Halloween isn’t complete.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published September 25, 2017
30 Creative Group Halloween Costumes

30 Creative Group Halloween Costumes

The photos alone are worth the effort of these group Halloween costumes - like this modern day Little Red Riding Hood and Wolf couple's costume.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published September 25, 2017
Adjusting to Campus Life

Adjusting to Campus Life

College is different for everyone. Here's how to make the most of your campus experience.

Emma Lynch, Student Contributor
Published September 14, 2017
Top 10 Party Schools of 2018

Top 10 Party Schools of 2018

Whether you hate-to-love or love-to-hate the list, it’s vital to keep in mind that there’s much more than meets the eye (or ranking) at each of these schools.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published September 12, 2017
How I Survived a Week with 30,000 People

How I Survived a Week with 30,000 People

While orientation made the campus feel smaller, the first week made everything turn gigantic again when all the students were finally on campus.

Cherish Recera, Student Contributor
Published September 5, 2017
Coping with a Bad Roommate

Coping with a Bad Roommate

When your roommate is a nightmare, you can choose to deal with it in different ways. Choose wisely!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published August 31, 2017
Your College Experiences Checklist

Your College Experiences Checklist

Take on new experiences and implement on a "no regrets" policy to ensure you gain the most from your college experience.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published August 31, 2017
Fastweb Roommate Horror Stories

Fastweb Roommate Horror Stories

Fastweb users share their roommate horror stories for back to school season.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published August 31, 2017
The Best Ways to Deal with a Crazy Roommate

The Best Ways to Deal with a Crazy Roommate

Tips for getting along with college roommates.

By The Fastweb Team
Published August 31, 2017
How to Win at Welcome Week

How to Win at Welcome Week

Welcome week was created to help students adjust to college life - here's how you can make the most of it.

Lauren Rabold, Student Contributor
Published August 14, 2017
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 August 14, 2017
Preparing My College Move

Preparing My College Move

Moving into college can be overwhelming - using these tips to prepare can help.

Emma Lynch, Student Contributor
Published August 11, 2017
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 August 9, 2017
10 Ways to Get Excited about Your Future College (Even If It Wasn’t Your First Choice)

10 Ways to Get Excited about Your Future College (Even If It Wasn’t Your First Choice)

Regardless of the school you’ve ended up committing to, it’s all about perspective and learning more about the great aspects of your future college.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published August 7, 2017
20 DIY Dorm Room Projects

20 DIY Dorm Room Projects

You don't need to spend a fortune to have an awesome dorm room - DIY, instead!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published July 20, 2017