Archive for February, 2012

Four Financial Tips for College Students

Getting to college and burning through a budget with reckless spending is always a tough lesson to learn, especially on top of the significant expense of obtaining a higher education. But, with a little self-discipline and work-ethic, any student can live frugally and still have fun – and maybe even build a little nest egg. […]

Tips for Succeeding at Online College Courses

Today, more and more college coursework is being taught online, a perfect option for students who need more flexibility in their schedules. Traditional “in-person” college classes may not work for those with long commutes or demanding work schedules. Online college courses can be strictly taken on the Internet or in combination with an occasional meeting […]

Choosing a Major in College

Deciding on the major for your college degree is an important decision that has repercussions for the rest of your life. Your prospective college major will, of course, have a direct bearing on your career choices after graduation and may even be a factor in deciding what university you attend. It’s okay to enter college […]

Housing Options for College Students

College students spend many hours away from their living quarters between attending classes, studying in the library, and engaging in the wide array of social opportunities. But when it’s time to wrap up full days (and nights), there is no place like retreating to the sanctuary of comfortable living quarters.  Some students are spending even […]

How To Choose the Perfect College

Choosing where to pursue a higher education can be a stressful decision riddled with many influencing factors. Tuition and board expenses, geographic location and available degree plans along with student life should all be evaluated when looking for the best fitting college for your personality and pocket book. Following are some steps to help you […]