September 18, 2018

There are any number of formulas out there for writing personal statements for undergraduate applications. Some encourage you to stick to the traditional opening-body-conclusion formula,...

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

If you want to go above and beyond most of your peers, consider getting a jumpstart on your classes before they start. After all, many...

September 17, 2018

You’ll have several presentations to make throughout your undergraduate years, but the prospect of public speaking combined with academic stress can terrify students. Here are...

September 14, 2018

As high school juniors and seniors begin to craft lists of colleges and universities they’d like to attend, it’s important to remember that not every...

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

You’re bound to make a lot of new friends in an undergraduate program, yet your peers aren’t the only ones on campus you should form...

September 13, 2018

Whether you’re studying in high school or an undergraduate program, group assignments are common. It can be intimidating to let others determine part of your...

September 13, 2018

Many potential artists pursue degrees in visual art or design at colleges or universities that offer non-related programs. Also, many schools allow students to pursue a...

September 13, 2018

When deciding which colleges and universities to apply to, it takes more than comparing each institution’s price to find the right pick. There are several...

September 13, 2018

The sooner you decide on a major, the sooner you can land internships and ready yourself for a job by the time you graduate from a...

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 11, 2018

What makes a university a research university? It's all about how the school prioritizes research, undergraduates and graduates. Read on to learn everything you need...

September 10, 2018

Most students seeking a bachelor’s degree attend a university, not a college. Although Americans use the words university and college interchangeably, they are starkly different in many respects. When exploring your choices,...

September 10, 2018

Students whose passions intersect in unrepresented ways sometimes create their own majors. By combining classes from various departments and proposing plans to their colleges or universities,...

September 6, 2018

In the last several years, colleges have offered free online classes to anyone with an internet connection. These massive open online courses, or MOOCs, offer...

September 6, 2018

For high school students who want to earn some academic credit before college, taking summer classes at an established university is a great way to...

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 guides are...

September 5, 2018

Well-honed skills and hobbies are a viable way to earn scholarships. If you play an instrument, take a look and see which scholarships you might...

September 4, 2018

Although earning a double major requires more work, you can walk away with two degrees. Take a look at these subjects that pair well for...

September 4, 2018

Students (and their parents) often feel that they must choose the most prestigious college possible. But data demonstrates that you don’t need to enroll in a...

August 31, 2018

Deciding to double major is not an easy choice. There is a lot to consider, especially if you’re majoring in two unrelated fields. Double majoring...

August 30, 2018

For some people, a gap year might be necessary. For others, it’s a desirable option before heading to college. If you are taking a gap...

August 27, 2018

Choosing a major is a huge decision because it will impact your college years, internship options and your future career. That means it's not a decision...

August 27, 2018

Textbooks are a sore subject for most college students, as they're known for being expensive, and some students complain that their professors barely use the...

August 27, 2018

When you’re a freshman or sophomore in high school, it feels like you have forever until you need to start thinking about college. However, the...

August 24, 2018

Chances are, you’ve thought about your college major. But what about your minor? While it’s not typically required to graduate, getting a minor in college...

August 24, 2018

You know your academic history is a big factor in whether or not you’ll get into your dream school. So how can you choose classes...

August 23, 2018

What are the highest-paying college majors? You may have heard STEM fields are where you want to look if you’re seeking a lucrative degree, but...