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Tips for Getting Along With Your Roommate

Although most colleges and universities go to great lengths to ensure that roommates are matched with like-minded individuals, it's almost inevitable that conflict will arise between you and your roommate. Even if you and your roommate are good friends, emotions can run high when you're forced to share such a small space with someone who only a few short months ago was a complete stranger. Part of living with a roommate, however, is … Continue

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Should I Buy an e-Reader for College?

With roommates, classes, finances, and all the other potential sources of stress involved with college, textbooks are probably one of the last things on your mind. But for many students, the high cost and numerous choices surrounding college textbooks end up being a surprising source of woe. Forget spending a mere $100 on textbooks in any given semester; for many students, a typical semester's textbook spend runs easily into the $200-$400 … Continue

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How to Enjoy a Class the You Hate

In college, not every class is going to be your favorite. Almost every student can name the class that was utmost unbearable during their college days. It’s the first week of the semester. As you sit in your 300 level Spanish class or your introductory to music class, you realize this is the class that will bring you down for the semester. You want to run away and ditch the class. However, it is a requirement for graduation. You do not know … Continue

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Pay for College Without Added Stress

As you embark on your college career, it is important to have your finances and savings in check. College is a large investment that can cost over six figures  for attending  four years. It is easy to go into debt and cause large amounts of stress. Do not panic. There are options to assist you and help to pay for your education. Completing research, applying to financial aid, and utilizing all options will help you reduce of cost of your … Continue

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Tips for Getting Along With Your Roommate

Although most colleges and universities go to great lengths to ensure that roommates are matched with like-minded individuals, it's almost inevitable that conflict will arise between you and your roommate. Even if you and your roommate are good friends, emotions can … Continue

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Ten Tips to Stay On Top of Studying

Studying is one of the most important aspects of college. It will help you succeed in your classes and lectures. Studying can often be a burden to make time for. Follow the following ten steps to stay focused and keep your studying habits in-tact. 1. Start studying … Continue

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Pay for College Without Added Stress

As you embark on your college career, it is important to have your finances and savings in check. College is a large investment that can cost over six figures  for attending  four years. It is easy to go into debt and cause large amounts of stress. Do not panic. There … Continue

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3 Ways to Make Friends before College

As incoming freshman, every student feels just as nervous, excited, and even a little bit as leery as you feel too. College is a whole new world compared to your high school years. Besides preparing yourself for the real world, the best thing about college are the … Continue

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Top 10 Interview Skills to Impress

Congratulations, you have landed an interview with a potential employer. Your foot is in the door but you must complete the interview process. Characteristics of interviews vary from job to job. Following the simple tips below can help you land the job and start the … Continue