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Finding Cheap Stuff for Your College Dorm

So you've taken out your student loans, paid for tuition, bought a new laptop, and spent the rest on expensive textbooks. You're all set for college now, right? Well, if you're like most students and will be moving into a dorm, unfortunately, you still have a bit more shopping to do. Your dorm will probably only come with a dresser, a closet, and a bed, so everything else that you'll want for your new room will have to be provided by you and … Continue

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Major Book Buyback Websites

Many students are listing their textbooks on websites such as Amazon or Half in hopes of a buyer purchasing them. For popular textbooks, you may sell your copy in a few days. For other less popular textbooks, you may maintain the same inventory for months. While listing your textbooks on these websites is a great way to get competitive selling prices, you may not want to wait that long to receive the money. If you are willing to settle for a … Continue

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How Can Your Academic Advisor Help You?

Out of all the people who are there to help you succeed in college, your academic advisor can be your best friend. This person is assigned to you in order to guide you through your entire college career. Why do so many students go to their advisor only when required by the college? This person is a great resource, and they actually want to help. So do yourself a favor and make time to meet with your advisor. Is four years enough time? College … Continue

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Best Jobs for the College Student

With busy class schedules, a social life, and involvement in extracurricular activities, many students have their plates full. However, many college students are looking for a little extra cash to use for tuition or to go out on the weekend. There are many options for part- time work that college students can fit into their busy schedules and let their wallets grow. It is important to find a job that allows flexibility in schedule and ability … Continue

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How Can Your Academic Advisor Help You?

Out of all the people who are there to help you succeed in college, your academic advisor can be your best friend. This person is assigned to you in order to guide you through your entire college career. Why do so many students go to their advisor only when required by … Continue

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Major Book Buyback Websites

Many students are listing their textbooks on websites such as Amazon or Half in hopes of a buyer purchasing them. For popular textbooks, you may sell your copy in a few days. For other less popular textbooks, you may maintain the same inventory for months. While … Continue

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How to Stay Safe at College Parties: Part 1

Whether you're a drinker or not, chances are, you'll probably end up at more than a few college parties during your time as a student. Alcohol consumption- whether underage or legal- is wildly popular on college campuses across the country, and many students say that … 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 … Continue

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Finding Cheap Stuff for Your College Dorm

So you've taken out your student loans, paid for tuition, bought a new laptop, and spent the rest on expensive textbooks. You're all set for college now, right? Well, if you're like most students and will be moving into a dorm, unfortunately, you still have a bit … 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