Why Choosing a College Major Actually Matters

choosing a college major matters Why Choosing a Major Matters

Written by: Sarah Miller for Student Choice

It can be a daunting decision to finalize your college major. What if you aren’t successful or don’t like the classes? What if you change your mind? (That’s ok – just try not to do it more than once!) You may also be wondering what the job outlook is for…

College Homesickness – Ten Tricks to Beat the Blues

how to beat homesickness

Written by: Dustin Limburg of Student Choice

Embarrassing as it might seem, homesickness is very common. Yes, I’ll admit it, when I went off to school for the first time, I too got homesick (and no that’s not me in the picture). In fact, there were many times over my five years of college (yes, I said five, that’s another article) that I…

Working During College – Some Part-time Jobs are Just Better than Others

Working during college - some part time jobs are better than othersWritten by: Sharon Newkirk of Student Choice

Congratulations, you made it!  Are you ready to go off to school yet?  Run through the list:

  • Financial aid reviewed and accepted – check
  • Classes selected – check
  • Tuition covered – check
  • Living arrangements handled – check
  • Packed and repacked – check
  • You may also want to check out these handy checklists