Students who work part-time throughout college have higher GPA’s and are more marketable than those who don’t. Workers who hold down full-time jobs and study part/full-time are more likely to burn out, drop out or just take much longer than 4 years in gaining their diplomas.
Transitioning from living at home with parents to living in a dorm with a roommate can be a big adjustment for some. Find help, advice and tips for adjusting and thriving in college. Learn how to balance your schedule to fit in class, studying, work and social time. Don’t worry if you haven’t decided on a major yet – read Bright Hub’s tips on how to select a major or changing your major and still get your degree on time, as choosing and registering for classes, dealing with RAs and other college issues.
College stress should not be taken for granted. As parents what do you do to help your child cope? Find the answers to the questions – “How can I help my son who is stressed out?” or “How can I get my daughter to loosen up?” Read and get enlightened!
This overview of the guidance program for college students includes the different types of advisors and when to meet with each of them.
Discover the best places to find cheap college clothes, whether it be through special college student discount programs, outlet malls, or temporary promotions and sales.
Learn the basics of choosing college courses to fulfill major, minor and general education requirements. Extra space in a schedule after requirements are filled offers the perfect opportunity to take new, eclectic courses or even study abroad.
What do college students in Spain wear? Learn the basics of Spanish fashion with this brief guide to common fashion dos and don’ts and popular trends sported by Spanish students.
In the past century, college campuses and other educational facilities have built a rich history of being at the heart of socio-political conflict. Find out what students are doing to develop solutions on campus to global warming.