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First Time Tax Filing Explained

First Time Tax Filing Explained

It's time to become a grown-up and file taxes - get the basics down.

Fastweb staff
Published February 16, 2017
4 Reasons to Get to Know Your Lecture Professors

4 Reasons to Get to Know Your Lecture Professors

Find out why it's important to take the time to get to know your lecture professors.

By Erica Cirino, Varsity Tutors' Contributor
Published August 1, 2016
15 Steps to Ensuring a Great College Experience

15 Steps to Ensuring a Great College Experience

Ensure you make the most of your entire college experience!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published August 30, 2017
Ways to Study Ahead for Final Exams

Ways to Study Ahead for Final Exams

There are plenty of ways you can begin to prepare for final exams well before they start.

By Andrea Deck, Varsity Tutors’ Contributor
Published November 6, 2014
Tips & Tricks to Start Fresh Your Second Semester

Tips & Tricks to Start Fresh Your Second Semester

No matter how your first term went, your second semester is the perfect opportunity to begin anew with a fresh plan for success.

By Andrea Deck, Varsity Tutors’ Contributor
Published December 2, 2014
Student Pays Tuition with Mail-In Rebates

Student Pays Tuition with Mail-In Rebates

Student pays tuition bill with mail-in rebates.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published September 13, 2012
Conquering the First Six Weeks of College

Conquering the First Six Weeks of College

'Figuring it out' is simultaneously terrifying and wonderful, as you learn to manage yourself - by yourself - for the first time.

Tunika Onnekikami
Published October 24, 2016
Spring Semester Tips for High School Students

Spring Semester Tips for High School Students

Spring semester has arrived and, if you’re looking for a fresh start, you’re in luck!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published January 1, 2017
Competition of College Applications

Competition of College Applications

College application season is not meant to force you to show-and-tell on demand, become competitive or put you on the defensive.

Riley Harrison
Published November 9, 2015
Do You Have One of the Worst Summer Jobs?

Do You Have One of the Worst Summer Jobs?

Fastwebbers talk about their worst summer jobs.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published May 18, 2012
Your Spring Scholarship Search

Your Spring Scholarship Search

Stay on track with your scholarship search during spring semester.

Kaitlyn Specht
Published January 27, 2015
Why Your Lack of Sleep Shouldn't Be a Source of Pride

Why Your Lack of Sleep Shouldn't Be a Source of Pride

Remember, sleep isn't for the weak...it's for everybody!

Laura Magerkurth
Published January 13, 2016
Nicki Minaj Promises Fans She’ll Pay for School on Twitter

Nicki Minaj Promises Fans She’ll Pay for School on Twitter

Minaj gives away $20K via Twitter.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published May 9, 2017
Five States Stretch School Schedules

Five States Stretch School Schedules

If the school day didn't seem long enough already for students in these five states, it’s probably about to, beginning in the 2013-14 school year.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published December 4, 2012
Texas, Florida Colleges Extend Deadlines in Wake of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma

Texas, Florida Colleges Extend Deadlines in Wake of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma

Colleges react to hurricane-devastated areas.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published September 21, 2017
Occupy Colleges: Students Walk Out of College Classes in Protest

Occupy Colleges: Students Walk Out of College Classes in Protest

Occupy Tampa. Photo credit to Shanna Gillette of Sasha Rae Photo via Flickr under the Creative Commons license.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published October 7, 2011
Harvard MBA Grad Pays Off $101K in Student Debt in Seven Months

Harvard MBA Grad Pays Off $101K in Student Debt in Seven Months

Joe Mihalic paid off over $100K in student debt in seven months. Photo courtesy of Joe Mihalic.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published May 18, 2012
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
Guide to Packing for Study Abroad

Guide to Packing for Study Abroad

What you should (and should not) pack for your study abroad trip.

McKenzie Nevins
Published April 13, 2016
Myths About Online Learning

Myths About Online Learning

As with most stereotypes, the myths regarding online students and their degrees are generally a bunch of nonsense.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published January 10, 2013