Campus Life

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.

Freshmen Weight Gain: The Myths and Facts

Going away to college? The last thing you are considering is weight gain, but there is a rumor that just won’t die: “Freshmen gain 15 or more pounds in their first year of college.” Is it true? For some students it might be, but for the majority, keeping unwanted weight off is rarely a problem.

Money Management For College Students: Budgeting 101

It may be hard to think about now, but after you graduate you’ll need to manage your money in order to pay off student loans and achieve financial independence. Learn how to stick to a budget while in college in order to ensure your long-term financial success.

College Stress: How Can I Help My Son Who is Stressed Out?

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!

How to Begin Choosing College Courses

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.

A Guide to College Football Strength Training Programs

Football players need to be able to hang on the gridiron, take the hits, and make the plays. But what should future player hopefuls look for? Train for? Here is a look at some college football strength training programs and when you should start.

The History of NCAA March Madness

The history of NCAA March Madness shows the evolution of the Division I Men’s Basketball Championship from an eight-team tournament in 1939 to one of the most anticipated sporting events in American sports.

What Do College Students in France Wear?

What do college students in France wear? If you’re heading to France in the near future, figuring out what to pack can be a daunting task. Read on for information on the styles of clothing college students wear in France.