Tag: student advice

COVID-19: Why Is Social Distancing Important?

Content Strategist, Carnegie Dartlet

You're young and healthy, so why should YOU have to take part in "social distancing"? Find out why we all play a crucial role in stalling coronavirus now. read more

Top 5 Tips for Having the Best College Experience

CollegeXpress Student Writer, Sonoma State University

Who isn't trying to live their best life in college? Here are five tips from a student who's been there so you can easily have the best college experience! read more

Words of Wisdom From the Class of 2018


CollegeXpress student writers from the Class of 2018 share some parting advice for high school underclassmen! read more

Video: How to Strengthen Your Academic Weakness


Molly shares a few tips on how to strengthen your academic weakness. read more

Freshman Year Survival Tips: The Ultimate Collection of College Advice


Tons--TONS--of tips and advice on how to survive and thrive during freshman year of college. For students, from students. read more

How to Make the Most of Graduate School


We asked current and former grad students to share their top tips for incoming graduate students. It's not all pretty advice, but it might just be what you need to hear. read more

Surviving Freshman Year of College: Advice for Students from Students


Even the most confident of students get nervous about freshman year. That's why we went straight to the source -- current students -- to get their advice on how to how survive your first year of college. read more

Grad School Student Stories: Christiaan Stone, JD


A glimpse at one man's real-life experiences studying to be a lawyer and earning his JD. read more

Pamela Ellis, The Education Doctor (TM) at Compass Education Strategies


Dr. Pamela Ellis is The Education Doctor(TM) at Compass Education Strategies. She has three years of experience as a college counselor and many years of experience in education research. read more

How to Advise Future Transfer Applicants

Senior Assistant Editor, Wintergreen Orchard House

With up to one-third of your students likely to become transfer applicants one day, discussing what the transfer process entails might be well-advised. read more