October 17, 2018

 

There are a wide variety of reasons that students begin their postsecondary education at community colleges. Cost is certainly one of the primary motivations,...

September 17, 2018

Writer’s block can hinder even the best ideas for a college or university admissions essay. This is understandable, as there is a lot of pressure associated...

September 14, 2018

Your vision of your undergraduate experience might differ from that of your parents. This disconnect can be a source of contention as college and university...

September 13, 2018

Many students expect to graduate from a college or university in four years, but, for a majority of students, that’s not the case. Did you...

September 13, 2018

Students who are single parents are much less likely to graduate than other undergraduate students. They also graduate with more student debt. Yet there are several...

September 12, 2018

Colleges and universities offer a wide range of options for students looking to play sports. In theory, you can play as an up-and-coming all-star on...

September 12, 2018

The following is a short list of colleges and universities that are well known for the strength of their transfer programs. Additionally, these institutions consciously maintain...

September 12, 2018

Some of my fondest memories are of late summer nights with my high school friends just before we left for our colleges and universities. High...

September 12, 2018

So you moved in, said sweet goodbyes to your family and finally met your new roommate. Your freshman year is in full swing, yet there are...

September 12, 2018

Getting involved on campus is fundamental to the undergraduate experience. You can build your resume, make new friends, contribute to a great cause and set...

September 11, 2018

It’s not uncommon for students with a learning disability to earn an undergraduate degree. One in five freshmen (22%) in a nationwide UCLA survey said they...

September 10, 2018

When it comes to kosher meal plans and dining options, many colleges and universities offer an array of choices for their students. So take a...

September 7, 2018

The perfect remedy for a homesick college student is to take a break and go home for the weekend. But if home is too far or...

September 4, 2018

An analysis of government data finds that high school seniors who meet with school counselors are more likely to file the Free Application for Federal...

September 4, 2018

International students sometimes are confused by American culture, especially if their understanding of American culture is based on American films and a few boisterous tourists....

August 29, 2018

If you’re like many high schoolers, at one point you had a vision: you and your best friend, boxes in hand and your parents a...

August 27, 2018

College is exciting for a lot of reasons; you’re on your own, you feel like an adult and you’re meeting new people and learning new...

August 27, 2018

Community colleges offer plenty of benefits; the costs are far below what you’d pay at a private school and often in-state public schools, they’re close to home and they...