September 18, 2018

There are honestly quite a few ways to go about visiting potential colleges and universities, so you can take advantage of as many as you...

September 18, 2018

Colleges and universities take every form you could imagine, from compact city buildings to spread-out rural campuses. Living in an entirely new environment is thrilling,...

September 17, 2018

If you're able to stay overnight at a campus you are interested in, that is a great opportunity to really imagine yourself living and studying there. Accordingly,...

September 17, 2018

Every college or university with a Greek life program handles it differently, but many students have false perceptions of fraternities and sororities because of pop...

September 17, 2018

After your first year of living on campus, you’ll have plenty of options for new living spaces like Greek housing, fancy dorms and off-campus housing....

September 17, 2018

Living in a dorm is a part of the quintessential campus experience, but movies and television shows have perpetuated a few misconceptions about dorm life....

September 17, 2018

A college or university tour will highlight the best things that a campus has to offer. You should ask questions beyond what’s presented in order to get...

September 14, 2018

Of all the factors that can make or break your first semester of living on campus, your roommate is among the most important. Just like your classes,...

September 14, 2018

You only get one freshman orientation, so you want to go with an open mind and enthusiasm. It’s a new and busy process, but making...

September 13, 2018

Deciding which fraternity or sorority chapter to rush can be just as difficult as deciding to join Greek life in the first place. Going Greek can be...

September 13, 2018

 

Colleges and universities host several free services that often are overlooked by students. These services can come in handy countless times throughout your time...

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....

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...

September 12, 2018

 

As much fun as living on campus is, here are a few rules to keep you safe if you venture out on a weekend....

September 12, 2018

 

Unless you’re going to school in California, Florida or another sunny locale, it’s possible that your first campus winter will be a chilly adjustment....

September 12, 2018

 

Picking your freshman year residence hall is a decision that can shape your entire first-year college experience. Here are some tips on how to...

September 11, 2018

 

Moving into a college dorm can be a daunting but exciting experience for a first-year student. Here are answers to some of the most...

September 11, 2018

When visiting a college or university campus, you need to stay long enough to ask a lot of questions. That means that you should not...

September 11, 2018

 

Taking a walk around the town or city that surrounds a campus is almost as important as touring the school itself. Here are some...

September 11, 2018

 

One thing that undergraduate applicants often forget to do is converse with students who are currently attending a college or university. By doing this,...

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...

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...

September 6, 2018

 

College life comes with a lot of changes; more responsibility, a rigorous academic schedule and a host of new opportunities. One of the most significant,...

September 6, 2018

 

Although colleges across the country are required by law to provide services to students with disabilities, some go above and beyond. If you’re a...

September 6, 2018

 

Attending a four-year college or university to obtain a bachelor’s degree costs thousands of dollars. So students should consider the free services their potential...

September 6, 2018

 

College campus tours usually feature an upbeat and motivated college student decked out in spirit gear walking backwards on a manicured path through campus. These tour...

September 5, 2018

It’s quite possible that your freshman dorm room is going to have a cinderblock wall. At least one, if not all four, will be painted...

September 5, 2018

 

Maybe you read extensively about the college or university of your choice, or heard about it from current or former students. But nothing compares to seeing and experiencing...

August 31, 2018

 

A couple in a common-law marriage is considered married on the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), even if the couple moves to...

August 28, 2018

 

Your senior year of high school is the perfect time to prep for your next four years at a college or university. So there's...

August 28, 2018

 

Even brand-new dormitories can be a little short on space, which can be a challenging when you're trying to fit multiple people into one...

August 23, 2018

The start of college is just a few weeks away. The prospect of cool classes, new friends, and more independence are all exciting, but there’s...

August 23, 2018

School breaks were made for rest, relaxation and college visits? There’s a reason every time you check social media lately you’re inundated with photos of your friends...