Tag: college classes

5 Tips for Writing a Fantastic Essay in College

CollegeXpress Student Writer

Writing your first essay in college may be daunting, but you're sure to get an A if you follow these five tips read more

10 Questions to Ask Your Academic Advisor

Digital Marketing Manager, Union Institute & University

Your academic advisor is your best partner for a successful college experience. Here are 10 questions to ask them to get the most from that relationship. read more

6 Tips for Getting Off the Course Waitlist

CollegeXpress Student Writer, University of California, Santa Barbara

So you've been waitlisted for a college course; don't fret! There are plenty of ways to get into the class, especially if you follow these six tips. read more

5 Signs You Should Drop a Class

Freelance Writer

If you're unsure about dropping a college class, check out this guide to see if it's worth it. read more

How to Prepare for Your College Classes: 4 Genius Tips

Freelance Writer

Follow these four tips to be fully prepared for your college classes. read more

Dual Enrollment: Online vs. On-Campus Classes

High School Student

Students interested in dual enrollment might be wondering whether to take a class on campus or online. Time to compare and contrast! read more

Sneak Peek! Preview These Freshman Year College Classes

Student, Johns Hopkins University

Ever wonder what classes you'll take your freshman year of college? Here a Johns Hopkins student reviews some of her freshman year courses, so you can get a sneak peek at what college-level classes are really like. read more

3 Tips to Stay on Top of Assignments in a Quarter System

Student, California State University of Los Angeles

Have you decided to attend a college that is under a quarter system instead of semesters? Here are some tips to help you keep up in this fast-paced learning environment. read more

10 of the Weirdest College Classes

Student, iSchool High

Normally, when we think of long hours spent in a college lecture, one word comes to mind: boring. But for students who take the following classes, that is definitely not the case! read more

5 Signs You Should Consider Early College

Director of Admission, Bard College at Simon's Rock

The "typical" college path isn't right for everyone. Some students take a year off. Some attend community college and then transfer. And some just can't wait . . . read more