Sara Hodon

Sara Hodon is a freelance writer based in Pennsylvania.


How to Ask for and Get Help in College

It can be tough to know where to go if you feel in over your head as an undergrad. Here's a guide to finding help in college, from academic to more

The Most Important Factors for Choosing a College

For most students, choosing a college is the first big decision they'll have to make. Here are some important things to consider before making your final more

How to Make a Budget in College

College is the perfect time to start sticking to a budget. Not quite sure how to do that? These tips can help you get more

What's So Special About the Ivy League?

What exactly is the "Ivy League" all about, and what makes these schools so special?read more

College Prep for Each Year of High School: What to Do All 4 Years

Freshman, sophomore, junior, and senior year: no matter where you are in high school, there are certain things you can and should be doing to make your college search easier. read more

How to Tell If a College Is Right for You: 5 Questions to Ask Yourself

How do you tell if a college is right for you? Is it worth getting your application (not to mention tuition dollars)? Ask yourself these questions to figure more

Freshman vs. Senior Year of High School: The Biggest Differences

What are the biggest differences between freshman year and senior year of high school? From your classes to your relationships to your, well, you, it's a more

5 Easy Ways to Start Your College Search

Finding the perfect college may not be easy. But starting the college search doesn't have to be more

Letter of Intent Do's and Don'ts

Your letter of intent should convince the graduate admission committee that you're a valuable addition to their program. These do's and don't will help you do just that. read more

Why Grad School is Actually Better Than Undergrad

We know it's a bold claim. But hear us out . . .read more