B-TOWERS: How to Sell Your Parents on Out-of-State Colleges

CollegeXpress Student Writer

College should be your home away from home. But what do you do when it's home really, really far away from home? read more

Infographic: 6 Teen Dating Apps Parents Should Know About


This infographic covers the six relationship, friendship, and dating apps all parents should know about: Yellow, Spotafriend, MyLOL, Hot or Not, MeetMe, and Skout. read more

What They Don't Tell You About Your First Winter Break From College

Freelance Writer

Here are a few things to remember as you head home for your first big college break--just in case it isn't exactly a winter wonderland. read more

How to Fill Out the FAFSA, Step by Step


This free application can lead you to a wealth of financial aid, and filling out the FAFSA is not as hard as you may think. read more

Unicorns and Garbage Cans: The Impact of Tech on Access to Higher Education

Author, College Admissions Expert, GATECollegeSystem.com

Mobile tech aimed at would-be college students is on the rise. But who really benefits from it? read more

So Your Parents Don't Support Your College Major

Student, Orting High School

You know what you want to major in and do for a living, but Mom and Dad aren't on board. What to do? read more

What to Do When You and Your Parents Disagree About College


College is, in theory, that magical point where parents start to let go. Of course, some parents will just hold on a little tighter... read more

How to Cope With Your Empty Nest: 5 Tips for College Parents

Parent College Coach

From one parent to another: five tips for coping with a newly empty nest. read more

Not Your Parents' Future: Getting the Courage to Go to the College You Want

Student, Advantage Academy

You've spent your whole life doing what your parents told you to do, trying to make them proud. Now they're asking you to choose this college or that major. But is it what you want? read more

11 Tips to Help Your Teen Transform Failing Grades Into Academic Success

CEO, Founder, Dianis Educational Systems, LLC

A few scholastic tips to help your student turn academic failure into success. read more