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13 Soothing Self-Care Hacks Against College Stress

Every student needs a much-needed break to keep going without burnout. These fun self-care activities can help manage college stress and protect mental health.
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The Ultimate Guide to On-Campus vs. Off-Campus Housing

Your choice of campus housing significantly affects your daily life and well-being, as both on-campus and off-campus options offer unique benefits. 🧘
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10 College Wardrobe Essentials to Look Stylish on a Budget

Ready to refresh your wardrobe? This list will break down college wardrobe essentials that you can mix and match to look like a million bucks!
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10 Budget Vegan Recipes Perfect for Busy College Students

If you’re a first-time vegan or looking for new go-to dishes, these easy, affordable, and dorm-friendly vegan recipes can get you started.

Misguided Guidance: The Impact of College Counselors on Student College Aspirations

The challenges posed by misguided college counseling are profound, and colleges and universities must prioritize meaningful reforms in their counseling departments

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15 Online Jobs for College Students to Make Money in 2024

There are heaps of jobs for college students where you can work online and forget about wearing pants — you just need to know where to look.

15 Best Tech Gadgets for College Students on a Budget [2024]

Want to make your college life easier? Get the best tech gadgets for college students that won't break the bank but will boost your college life!

Private UC Berkeley Co-Op Bans White People From Common Areas

To “prevent white violence,” a private housing cooperative at UC, Berkeley prohibits white people from using its common areas.

Virginia Colleges to Freeze Tuition This Fall

Virginia Governor Glenn Youngkin has requested public colleges to freeze tuition for in-state undergraduates this fall.

How to Succeed in College

College success is about more than a 4.0 GPA. From choosing the right classes and staying motivated to making lifelong friendships and decorating your dorm room, here are our top tips for getting the most out of your college experience.

13 Soothing Self-Care Hacks Against College Stress

Every student needs a much-needed break to keep going without burnout. These fun self-care activities can help manage college stress and protect mental health.

The Ultimate Guide to On-Campus vs. Off-Campus Housing

Your choice of campus housing significantly affects your daily life and well-being, as both on-campus and off-campus options offer unique benefits. 🧘

10 College Wardrobe Essentials to Look Stylish on a Budget

Ready to refresh your wardrobe? This list will break down college wardrobe essentials that you can mix and match to look like a million bucks!

Your Guide to College Finance

Student loans, grants and scholarships, creating a budget — paying for college is no simple matter. Here’s everything you need to know to set yourself up for financial success (and how to find student-only discounts and freebies!).

Best Ways to Send and Receive Money While Studying Abroad

Explore international banks and money transfer services that best fit your needs as a college student studying abroad.

Mastering Your Student Loan Repayment Strategy

Know the available options on student loans and how they work, plus repayment strategies to pay off it all off early as a college student in the US.

How to Go to College for Free (Or Ultra-Cheap!): 9 Effective Ways

"Don’t waste your time wondering how to get free college, only to be intimidated by the potential cost — everyone deserves a shot at higher education regardless of their financial situation."

Life After College

Want to make sure the work you’re putting in now is going to pay off later? Check out these tips for getting your dream job, managing student debt, and navigating the professional world.

How to Choose a Career: 10 Practical Tips You Should Know

Figuring out how to choose a career after college starts with introspection, exposure, and experience.

How to Write a Winning Cover Letter as a Fresh Graduate [2024]

To stand out in any job search, you need a relevant and engaging cover letter. Bag an awesome job as a fresh college graduate with our step-by-step guide of the best cover letter tips.

Get That Job: 10 Ways to Make Your LinkedIn Stand Out

Stay ahead in today's job market once you know how to make your LinkedIn stand out with these tips and a bonus.

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Misguided Guidance: The Impact of College Counselors on Student College Aspirations

The challenges posed by misguided college counseling are profound, and colleges and universities must prioritize meaningful reforms in their counseling departments

Online Learning Platforms Promote Higher Education Equity

Online learning platforms offer vital assistance when other areas of higher education are unable to, and access to such platforms enhances equity on college campuses.

Shifting the Role of Community College and Apprentice Programs

To out-innovate competing countries, the US must shift the role of community colleges and apprentice programs.

Who Will Benefit Under President Biden’s Student Loan Forgiveness?

While President Biden’s plans to eliminate student loan debt will be a reprieve for many federal loan borrowers, private loan recipients can still explore their options for better repayment options.