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College seniors hit the books more than teachers think

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College seniors hit the books more than teachers think

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10 essential items for the healthy college student

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10 essential items for the healthy college student

When you move away to school, staying fit and healthy can sometimes be a challenge.

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College Confidential [Admissions]

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CollegeConfidential provides College Admissions, School Search, and Financial Aid Resources to students and parents, from Ivy League to State Colleges.

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9 lessons learned from my college roommate

9 lessons learned from my college roommate | Applying to study at a USA College | Scoop.it

9 lessons learned from my college roommate

 

Living with someone else for the first time can teach you important lessons.

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Tips for International Students Applying to U.S. Colleges

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What Are Some Tips for International Students Applying to U.S. Colleges?Students applying from other countries have some unique things to keep in mind.

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5 ways to beat college-essay writer's block

5 ways to beat college-essay writer's block | Applying to study at a USA College | Scoop.it

The college essay has been inflicting serious bouts of writer’s block into prospective applicants since its implementation.
But fear not, here are some humorous (and ridiculous) ways to start that pesky college essay.

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International students on U.S. culture

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Flipping the lens: International students on U.S. culture

What do international eyes see when they open on U.S. campuses?

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Tracking the college outcomes of students.

Tracking the college outcomes of students. | Applying to study at a USA College | Scoop.it

National Student Clearinghouse® and Hobsons Collaborate to Deliver Powerful Online Tools

 

... to provide schools and districts with a robust way to track the college outcomes of their students.

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More college campuses ban smoking

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More college campuses ban smoking

Colleges increasingly are banning smoking or tobacco products altogether from campus.

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EducationUSA

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EducationUSA | Study Abroad, Student Visa, College Applications and Study in the U.S. / America

 

EducationUSA is a great resources for students in the following areas: study abroad, student visa, university fairs, college applications, study in the U.S. / America and financial aid information for international students

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Financial Aid - Paying for College

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Financial Aid and Paying for College - Articles, Answers, Books, and Resources...

 

In an ideal world, money wouldn't enter into the process of choosing a college. In reality, of course, college costs and financial aid offered often play a major role in where a student attends school.

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Infographic: Are College Students Careless With Their Data?

Infographic: Are College Students Careless With Their Data? | Applying to study at a USA College | Scoop.it
Most students turn to USB drives to save important documents, like a 30 page senior thesis, only to lose said USB. There goes your only backup. Instead of ...
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Pack It Up: What to Bring to College

Pack It Up: What to Bring to College | Applying to study at a USA College | Scoop.it
Soon you’ll be packing your bags for college. But packing them with what? Countless freshmen arrive at the dorms lugging massive boxes and suitcases only to discover that they brought too much or forgot something.
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What a freshman has learned about college classes so far

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What a freshman has learned about college classes so far |

When to study, how much, what to wear, when to ask for help: One freshman at Samford University shares what she's learned about college classes so far.

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Students influence the rise of web TV

Students influence the rise of web TV | Applying to study at a USA College | Scoop.it
Web TV is a trend that is already popular with college students. Due to a minimal amount of free time and the increasing cost of cable, many college students take advantage of their free campus wi-fi and watch most of their ...
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Why Study in the United States?

The quality, value, flexibility, and choice offered through U.S. colleges and universities represent reasons why many students choose to come for studies. Le...
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'Extravagant' room makeover worth it for parent, student

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'Extravagant' room makeover worth it for parent, student

Dorm rooms are looking increasingly chic but a small group of students are taking it to a luxe level by enlisting experts.

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10 Classroom Tips for Your First College Semester

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10 Classroom Tips for Your First College Semester

To me, a college class is just like a Hollywood screenplay, with peaks, valleys, and escalating conflicts along the way.

Try to keep in mind though, that professors are actually rooting for you to succeed.

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5 things not worth stressing over in college

5 things not worth stressing over in college | Applying to study at a USA College | Scoop.it

5 things not worth stressing over in (USA) college

 

If I’ve learned anything in college, it’s that sometimes stress is simply just a waste of energy.

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College Search and Recruiting Service

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CollegeView.com -

College Search and Recruiting Service

 

Find free college information, scholarships, financial aid, career and minority information, and more.

We offer profiles of thousands of universities with our SuperMatch college search tool.

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What if I hate my College roommate?

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What if I hate my College roommate?

 

Not all roommates are BFFs.

Here's how to handle a less than ideal roomie situation.

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How to help your college student stay healthy away from home

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How to help your college student stay healthy away from home

How to ensure physical and mental health while on campus.

In between picking out new bed linens and shopping for textbooks, college-bound students and their parents often overlook a crucial area of preparation — ensuring physical and mental health while on campus.

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Is joining a sorority right for you?

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Is joining a sorority right for you?

You’ve barely unpacked your bags, but college freshmen are already buzzing about the sororities on campus.

Joining a sorority is a sizeable commitment—both socially and financially.

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10 reasons to live in a dorm for four years

10 reasons to live in a dorm for four years | Applying to study at a USA College | Scoop.it

10 good reasons to live in a dorm for four years.

Before we even get to college, we hear horror stories about dorm life and prepare to move into an apartment ASAP following freshman year.

In reality, dorms are more like all-inclusive resorts than houses of horror. Dorms allow students to delay the responsibilities of adulthood for a few more years and fully experience college.

What 20-year-old wouldn’t want that?

 

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The pros and cons of applying early

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The pros and cons of applying to college early.

 

Early admission policies can be broken down into three categories: early decision, restrictive early action and early action.

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