Tag: student life

5 Flexible Part-Time Jobs for High School and College Students

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CollegeXpress Student Writer, Anderson University

Many high school and college students get part-time jobs while in school, but flexibility for a busy student schedule is key. Here are five jobs to consider! read more

How to Set Reasonable Expectations for the New School Year

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Setting smart expectations for the school year will help you stay on track academically and minimize your stress. Here are a few steps to help you plan ahead. read more

Top 5 Back-to-School Money-Saving Tips for Students

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Freelancer Writer, Coupon Chief

It can seem hard to save money as a student, but it doesn’t have to be. Here are the top tips to manage your money and save more around back-to-school time. read more

5 Ways Students Can Celebrate, Honor, and Learn About Women’s Equality Day

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Director of College Access, Retention & Engagement, Pierce College

Women’s Equality Day is an important time to support and celebrate women and the fight for true equality. Here are five ways you can get involved as an ally! read more

The Best Ways to Balance Academics and Socializing as a College Freshman

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CollegeXpress Student Writer, Anderson University

Starting college and settling into a new life and routine can be a lot, but finding balance is a huge part of the process. Here's some advice for freshman year. read more

How to Make Your Student Activities Count Whenever You Join

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Making your extracurriculars count is important to college admission. Here’s how to have meaningful experiences with high school student activities. read more

How to Start Your Own Blog in High School

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

A blog is a great outlet to express yourself and publish your writing. Here’s how to start your own personal site and how it could benefit your college apps. read more

7 Fun Ways to Explore College Towns With Your Student

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Freelance Writer and College Coach

The local area near a college is as important as the campus itself. Here are seven ways to get to know the town where your student may spend several years. read more

How Students Can Celebrate and Acknowledge Juneteenth

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Director of College Access, Retention & Engagement, Pierce College

Juneteenth is a federal holiday all students should know about and celebrate. Here are the basics and some ideas for participating this June 19th. read more

Our Best Advice for Dealing With Stress as a Student

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Being a student is stressful no matter who you are. Need help getting through it all? Take a look at all our best advice on stress management right here. read more