18 Easy Dorm Room Hacks You Need to Know

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CollegeXpress Student Writer; Graduate, Ithaca College

Borderline life-saving hacks so living in a dorm is that much more bearable. read more

The Best Ice Cream Shops in College Towns Across the Country

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Here's the scoop on the top ice cream shops in some of the biggest college towns in the country. read more

Locked and Loaded: Guns on Campus and How College Life Is Changing

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More and more states are putting the Campus Carry law into effect, allowing concealed weapons on public college campuses. Here's what students, parents, professors, and others think about the controversial bill. read more

LGBTQ Students: Campus Resources and the College Search

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Most colleges offer LGBQT resources for their students, there to provide support for all kinds of issues. read more

How to Be a Social Activist in College

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Activism is an integral part of university life, so it is important to know a little bit about the trade before trying your hand at protesting. Here's the right way to support your cause on campus. read more

5 Things to Do When You're Feeling Overwhelmed by College

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CollegeXpress Student Writer, University of Indianapolis

College is like riding a bike: every time you fall down, you have to get back up. With these tips you'll be able to dust yourself off and continue that uphill battle in no time. read more

A Poem About College

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Alumnus, University of Arizona

Our guest blogger wrote a poem about college life. read more

3 Ways to Establish a Good Relationship With Your New Roommate

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Whoever you room with at college, you'll want to get along--or at least tolerate them! Here are three things to do to start your relationship with a new roommate on the right foot. read more

Fun Ways to Prepare for Your Freshman Year of College

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

College-bound students have right to be enthusiastic--and a little nervous--about their future. Here's how to channel all that energy into ways to get ready for your freshman year. read more

The Truth About Freshman Year of College

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Georgia was known as the girl who had her life together in high school. In college, she felt like it was a totally different story. Here's how she handled homesickness, switching majors, and other common first-year struggles. Spoiler: she loves college now! read more