What To Do During Your Gap Year

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Taking a gap year between high school and college can be very beneficial for development and stress management. There is a lot of real world experience that could get you ready for the challenges that come with college life. What Is a Gap Year? A gap year is a period of time when you take […]

December 5, 2018

Should I Graduate College Early?

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Not everyone has the option to graduate early. You can do it by going into college with credits from high school, taking a heavy course load throughout each semester, taking summer courses for credits, or a combination of two or three. Should I graduate early? Yes! Graduating early will allow you to get a head […]

December 4, 2018

Is There a Dress Code in College?

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Going to college is a very big change from high school and there are a lot of questions that come up before you move in for your first semester. I did not know what clothes I should pack and did not want to embarrass myself on the first day of classes. Is there a dress […]

November 28, 2018

Is College Scary?

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For most 17 and 18 year olds, college is the first time in your life that you are away from your family for more than a week. When I moved out of my house and into my first dorm room, I was beyond scared for what was to come. Is college scary? Yes, college is […]

November 27, 2018

Living On Campus At a Commuter School

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I spent four years at a small private school that is labeled as a commuter school. Campus was a ghost town every Friday-Sunday and it was very hard to deal with as a freshman.  Living on campus at a commuter school can be very fun if you know how to take advantage of the smaller […]

November 25, 2018

10 Ways To Improve Your Grades In College

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Graduating with a high grade point average is one of the main goals of every person who attends college. It is included on most resumes and can be a determining factor for getting your first job offer. There are 10 ways to improve your grades in college. 1. Go To Class This may seem like […]

November 19, 2018

Should I Live On Campus or Off Campus?

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Deciding where you want to live during your 4 years in college can make a huge difference in your overall experience. At the end of my sophomore year I asked myself “Should I live on campus or off campus for my last two years?” I decided to move off campus and it was the right […]

November 14, 2018