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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
Top 10 New Year's Resolutions for 2011

Top 10 New Year's Resolutions for 2011

Fastweb isn't just counting down to the New Year--we're counting down the top 10 New Year's resolutions on college campuses for 2011. Did your resolution make the list? 10. Become Better ...

By Kathryn Knight
Published November 19, 2010
Party On at America's Top Party Schools

Party On at America's Top Party Schools

Just before the school year begins, the Princeton Review always makes it a point to release the all-you-need-to-know info on the nation's best, worst and most happening college campuses. Of course, ...

By Kathryn Knight
Published August 5, 2010
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
To Go Greek or Not to Go Greek. That is the Question.

To Go Greek or Not to Go Greek. That is the Question.

Maybe it was delivered to your mailbox. Maybe you saw it on a poster. Maybe a friend told you about it. You have a choice to make about the upcoming rush ...

By Chris Diehl
Published January 4, 2012
Roommates 101

Roommates 101

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

By Betsy Huang
Published April 21, 2009
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
Surviving Family During the Holidays

Surviving Family During the Holidays

Surviving the holiday season is just as important as celebrating the season. These tips and tricks will help you keep the peace with your parents, allowing everyone to enjoy your time at home.

By Kathryn Knight
Published November 1, 2017
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
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
Entertaining for the Holidays on a Budget

Entertaining for the Holidays on a Budget

Sometimes, the family you have isn’t just related to you by blood. Rather, your idea of family extends to the friends you’ve made at school. The holiday months, therefore, not only ...

By Kathryn Knight
Published November 19, 2010
Super Easy Chocolate Gooey Butter Cookies

Super Easy Chocolate Gooey Butter Cookies

Whether you're celebrating a specific holiday or simply the break from school, you can indulge with these Chocolate Gooey Butter Cookies by Paula Deen, found on foodnetwork.com. You don't have to ...

By Kathryn Knight
Published November 1, 2017
What To Do If You Can't Get Home for the Holidays

What To Do If You Can't Get Home for the Holidays

There are a few reasons you may not be able to get home for the holidays this year but there are also a few ways you can still enjoy the time.

Fastweb Staff
Published November 1, 2017
(Seemingly) Cut Travel Time in Half

(Seemingly) Cut Travel Time in Half

Although nothing can surpass the dread that finals bring, traveling home for the holidays is a close second. With hours of drive time ahead of you on three hours of sleep, ...

By Kathryn Knight
Published November 19, 2010
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
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
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
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
Glee is Going Back to School

Glee is Going Back to School

Photo Courtesy of Macy's, Inc.

By Kathryn Knight
Published July 21, 2010
5 Life Lessons From Dr. Martin Luther King

5 Life Lessons From Dr. Martin Luther King

There is probably no other American figure that epitomizes the qualities of leadership and self-sacrifice in the face of overwhelming odds more than Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. As we celebrate ...

Via Excelle
Published January 14, 2015