Tag: office hours

Key Academic Advice for Incoming College Freshmen

CollegeXpress Student Writer, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

After the first few weeks of excitement on your college campus, it's time to buckle down on homework and studying. Here is some key academic advice from a sophomore to help you have a successful first semester. read more

Video: All Things Office Hours


Joe explains all things office hours, including what they are, how to use them properly, and how to ease anxiety about them. read more

Why Every College Student Should Attend Office Hours

CollegeXpress Student Writer, Clemson University

Going to your professors' office hours won't hurt you in any way; it can only benefit you. Here's how. read more

College Stress Solutions for Academic Anxiety

Education Writer; Cofounder, The College Parent Handbook

Are you feeling a little . . . UGH! . . . about adjusting to campus, classes, homework, or just life in general? Well, take a deep breath. And then keep reading! read more

4 Important Lessons From High School to Take With You to College

Varsity Tutors Contributing Writer

Though there are a lot of new things to learn at the postsecondary level, students can still apply some of the same techniques that were successful in high school to their college education. read more

Do Grades Matter After College?

Editor, Carnegie Communications

Though college grades may seem superfluous sometimes, they can have real-world consequences. read more

How to Be Awesome: A Cheat Sheet for College Students


Here are our top tips for kicking butt and taking names in college, from the academic to the social and everything in between! read more