Tag: intramurals

5 Tips for Choosing Your Extracurriculars

CollegeXpress Student Writer

Extracurriculars look super good on your college applications. Here are a few tips for picking out which activities to participate in. read more

The College Sports Glossary of Terms


Whether you want to get recruited, play for fun, or cheer from the sidelines, here are a few college sports terms you should know. read more

Arts vs. Athletics: Two Great Ways You Can Prepare for College and for Life


Though they may not seem like essential parts of preparing for college, playing sports and participating in artistic endeavors cultivate distinct, very different strengths. read more

Top 10 Nutrition Tips for College Students

Registered Dietitian, Speaker, Writer

College can be a health and fitness minefield for students. But registered dietician and a staple of media experts Sharon Richter shares her top tips for running through it unscathed! read more

Intramurals for the High School Athlete

Graduate Student, Merrimack College

High school athletes may find sports no longer fit into their lives the same way once they arrive at college. Varsity isn't always an option, for various reasons, but intramural sports can help fill the gap. read more

Definitely Not Your Grandparents' College Sports!

Senior Assistant Editor, Scholarship Manager, Wintergreen Orchard House

Who says you have to go the traditional route and play old-school baseball or football? Take a look at some of the most entertaining and strangest sports being played at colleges and universities throughout the United States these days. Who knows, maybe you'll find your next passion! Looking to take the next step? Search for sports scholarships on CollegeXpress! read more

Athletics in the Admission Process


Of course schools are eager to admit the next super student-athlete. But many schools are also looking for good athletes who will perform well in the classroom as well as add to the campus community through participation in sports. read more