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8 Things Only College Students can get Away With

Tweet Whether you’re currently in college or out in the “real world,” there are some things we all know college students can get away with that the rest of us

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How to Survive a Disastrous Grade

Tweet You have just finished the most challenging assignment or exam of the semester and believe that you’ve done well. However, a few days later you learn that your best

Study Tips

Motivational-Based Goals for College Students

Tweet You are well into the semester and one look at your current progress shows you have much work to do. By staying the course, you hope to reach certain

Education Tips

5 Smart Tips for Starting (and Finishing) the Semester Right

Tweet How did you do with your classes last semester? Was it a walk in the park? A tough experience? Or somewhere in between? No matter how you did, you

Academics

How to Prepare for Final Exams

Tweet The semester is moving by faster than you had anticipated. Soon, your term papers will be due. Also, you’re just weeks away from taking your final exams. Term papers

Academics

Don’t Allow Bad Grades to Keep You From College

Tweet You flunked out of college and your dreams of obtaining a degree have been dashed. Those dreams, however, might actually only be deferred provided you take corrective action to

Academics

Failed Class: Now What?!

Tweet Failure can be devastating especially when it involves a failed college grade. For whatever reason, you did not score high enough to pass the class and you now have

Featured Study Tips

How to Survive a Boring Class

You really didn’t think that every class you’re required to take in college would be a walk in the park, did you? Maybe among your chosen electives you thought you’d pick the winners, but every college requires students to take classes that they aren’t particularly fond of be that Microeconomics, Introduction to Polynesian History, or Visual Calculus.

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New Study Habits for the New Year

Are you satisfied with your academic progress? Specifically, are your grades where you want them to be? Let’s face it: students with a high grade point average (GPA) stand a better chance of landing a job or receiving grad school acceptance than those with average scores.

Academics

How to Speed Up the College Completion Process

The typical college student is no longer the 18- to 24-year-olds that finished high school and immediately went on to college. Today’s college students are a diverse lot and include military veterans, stay-at-home mothers, business folk, and others.

Personal Advice

College Freshmen: How to Make the Most of Your First Year

Few students register for college with the intent to fail or drop out. Unfortunately, by the end of your freshman year, one in three of your first-year classmates will quit according to US News and World Reports.

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College Seniors: Life Beyond Academia

College students approaching their final year of undergraduate studies have much to consider. A year from now and you may be looking for work, gainfully employed or turning your attention to graduate school.