8 College Resources To Take Advantage Of

8 College Resources To Take Advantage Of

Reading Time: 2 minutes In college, you will find yourself in an environment where everything you need is within close reach. Many of the resources at your disposal will be included within your tuition, so be sure to get your money’s worth! Here’s a list...
Handling Conflict with Your Roommate

Handling Conflict with Your Roommate

Reading Time: 2 minutes You may not get along with your roommate for all kinds of reasons. Maybe they’re not contributing to household chores, or maybe your personalities don’t mesh as well as you initially hoped. No matter your specific circumstances, we have some...
College Expectations vs. Reality

College Expectations vs. Reality

Reading Time: 3 minutes As you prep for college, you are probably forming ideas about your college experience. Whether you are gathering your information from movies, TV shows, or wild stories from your older cousins, we are here to dispel a few myths so that you can...
How to Save on Textbooks

How to Save on Textbooks

Reading Time: 2 minutes Going to college is an expensive endeavor, so finding ways to save money on your textbooks can be a huge win. Here we will explore some cheaper alternatives to getting the textbooks and class materials you need (without buying them at full...
Homesickness: How to Cope

Homesickness: How to Cope

Reading Time: 2 minutes Attending college is likely to change your life in a lot of ways, especially if you’re venturing away from home for the first time. You are entering a chapter of complete self discovery! You’re going to be in a new environment, meeting...
College Class Registration: Factors to Consider

College Class Registration: Factors to Consider

Reading Time: 3 minutes With so many choices for college class registration, how will you ever decide? These important factors will help you choose the perfect course load for next semester! Time of Day Some people are ready to conquer the world at 6:00AM and prefer...
15 On-Campus Jobs for Students

15 On-Campus Jobs for Students

Reading Time: 4 minutes Whether you want a job to save money or gain work experience, on-campus jobs are a great option for college students. Not only are they convenient in location, but some offer great opportunities to relieve living costs or provide essential...
How to Make Friends in College

How to Make Friends in College

Reading Time: 2 minutes Making new friends is one of the many things you can look forward to when you go to college. For many students, this is an intimidating prospect. After all, most of the lasting friendships you had in high school took years to develop. (Some...
Managing Stress in College

Managing Stress in College

Reading Time: 3 minutes  If you’re an overwhelmed college student, you may accept chronic stress as a normal part of your daily life. It’s a completely valid response when adjusting to a new environment, difficult classes, pressure to succeed, and the soaring cost of...
5 Tips for Choosing a Student Organization

5 Tips for Choosing a Student Organization

Reading Time: 2 minutes It’s the activity fair on campus. Your hands are full of flyers from organizations promoting their membership. You’ve got a few on your mind that you’d like to check out, but with so many choices, how will you ever decide? Joining a student...
Getting Involved in College

Getting Involved in College

Reading Time: 3 minutes   There’s no doubt starting college can be a stressful transition: bidding your family farewell, splitting up from lifelong friends, even snuggling your dog one last time (until you come home for the holidays, of course). Luckily, getting...