Don’t catch senioritis your final year of high school! These tips will help you stay the course so you can start your college experience without a hitch.
It’s a battle (almost) as old as time itself- how do you stay motivated when senioritis is nipping at your heels?
Continue reading Avoid Senioritis! Stay Motivated Your Senior Year
Evaluating and comparing college costs can be confusing. Here are things to keep in mind while reviewing your College Financial Aid Award Letter.
Continue reading Understanding Your College Financial Aid Award Letter
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This is the only plan you’ll ever need for taking notes in class and studying for exams. It’s time tested and simple. You’ll be smiling ear to ear when you start to see the results, but you have to follow all of the rules for this to work.
Continue reading 4 Steps to a 4.0 Semester
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College on-campus activities are very important. One of the top reasons you should join an extracurricular: they look great on your resume!
Continue reading Boost Your Resume with On-Campus Activities
It’s just a test, right? So why do you get so nervous? For some students, taking a low-point pop quiz holds the same level of anxiety as taking the SATs. What gives?
Continue reading 12 Ways to Overcome Anxiety Before Your Next Test
Whether you’re in your first year or your fourth year, college homesickness is going to hit you.
Continue reading The Perfect Cure for College Homesickness
There are a few critical items you absolutely must do to keep up with college and financial aid deadlines this summer.
Since the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) is on a first-come first-served basis, and could mean free money, don’t procrastinate. Federal FAFSA online applications for the 2015-2016 school year must be submitted by June 30, 2016 with corrections or updates due by September 17, 2016. Continue reading College and Financial Aid Recap: What You Need to Do This Summer
Being on the waitlist can be very taxing on the nerves. It is good to have all of the details of what this means so you can put your mind at ease.
It’s called the waitlist for a reason. First you have to wait…and wait. And then you wait some more, all the while wondering about your college waitlist chances. As the time goes on, you can’t help but let the same question keep playing on repeat in your head: Do I even have a chance? Continue reading Do I Have a Chance if I have Been Waitlisted?
There are so many moving parts, it just makes sense to have a handful of checklists to follow when preparing for college.
Let’s face it – when it comes to searching, applying and (finally!) attending college, there are a lot of deadlines to keep track of. And on top of those deadlines are all of the other things you need to do to prepare for what will be one of the biggest accomplishments in your life. All of those due dates, to-do’s and lists floating around in your brain can get a little overwhelming. That’s where the college checklist comes into play. Continue reading Every College Checklist You Need For Summer