Tag: student activities

eSports: What They Are and How to Pursue Them in College

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

What exactly are eSports, and what do they have to do with college? Read on to learn about the rise of eSports and their role in higher education. read more

Top High School Activities to Boost Your College Applications

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Freelance Writer, Former High School Counselor

You know that being involved in high school activities will boost your applications, but where do you start? Here are some of the top activities colleges love to see! read more

Being Well-Rounded Is Overrated--Be Pointy Instead

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Some people say the only way to stand out on your college applications is to be a well-rounded student. But you can also stand out by being "pointy." Here's how! read more

The Big List of Fun, Non-Academic Summer Activities

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Author, Educator

We all know students should read more over the summer, but what can you do to enhance learning without breaking out the books? Here are a few ideas! read more

Where and How to Find Free Events in College

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CollegeXpress Student Writer, University of Central Florida

The life of a cash-strapped student doesn't have to be a mundane one. Check out these free entertainment ideas and how to find out what's happening on your campus. read more

12 Tips and Facts About Being a Transfer Student

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Cool facts and tips about being a transfer student! read more

Secrets to Finding a Great Volunteer Site

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CollegeXpress Student Writer, Marietta College

Looking for an extracurricular activity that keeps on giving? Consider volunteering at a local organization. Read on for advice on choosing the right one! read more

College Organizations and Activities Worth Getting Excited Over

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

College truly has something for everyone. Here are a few ways to get involved in activities on campus! read more

The Ultimate Study Abroad Timeline

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Freelance Writer

Planning your study abroad experience can be daunting. But this timeline breaks everything down, making the process a little less overwhelming read more

What You Need to Consider Before Studying Abroad

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Freelance Writer

If you think study abroad is in your future, this guide can help you decide when, where, and whether you should go. read more