Guide To College

College Guide

College life can be a big adjustment for new students and this Guide to College includes a collection of articles to make the transition from high school to college easier. There is information on managing money, time and stress, study skills and dorm life. Parents and potential students may also be interested in the articles about choosing a college and major and the college admissions process.

A Guide to Off-Campus Housing

Many college students choose to seek housing off campus, in a house or apartment, rather than in a dormitory. Read on to learn more about this choice and how it can shape your college experience.

Adjusting to College Life

This article provides potential college students with advice for managing time, money and stress. Read on to learn more about adjusting to college life.

Choosing the Right College Major

Your future career options may rest heavily on what you studied in college. Choosing a major you can both enjoy and excel in will make your college and lifelong career experience much more enjoyable. Read on to learn more about choosing the...

Choosing the Right College or University

Choosing a college is an important and an intimidating experience. Read on to learn about the best ways to simplify what can be a stressful and sometimes bewildering decision.

College Money Matters

College is often the first time that young people are responsible for managing their own finances. Read on to learn how to be smart with your money and how to develop good financial habits that will last a lifetime.

College Study Tips

Studying is essential in college. But it can be intimidating. Luckily, there are a number of resources available to those who need a little extra help. Read on to learn essential college study tips.

College Survival Tips

College can be a stressful time for someone who has not adjusted to life away from home. These college survival tips may make any student's college experience less terrifying and more enjoyable.

Dealing with Stress

College years are busy and demanding. With homework, class, social events and extra curricular activities, students may feel stressed. Read on to learn a bit more about dealing with the stresses of college life.

Get an Early Start on Preparing for College

College admissions can be stressful and competitive. Preparing for college early may help alleviate much of that stress. Read on to learn how you can get an early start on preparing for college.

Surviving Dorm Life

Leaving your family's home and moving into a dorm or other shared living space can be a difficult experience. Most college students take time to adapt to their new living situation. Read on to learn more about how to survive, and thrive, in a...

The College Admissions Process

Don't get frustrated by the complexities and difficulties of the college admissions process. Read on to increase your understanding of how colleges select students for admission and how you can improve your chances.

The Importance of SAT Scores

The Scholastic Assessment Test (SAT) is the exam most commonly used in the college admissions process. Read on to learn more about the importance of SAT scores.