Tag: student life

8 Books to Add to Your Reading List This Summer

CollegeXpress Student Writer

Reading over the summer shouldn't feel like a chore! Stay sharp and get sucked into these eight books that are perfect picks to read during vacation. read more

The Pros and Cons of Living on Campus in College

CollegeXpress Student Writer, Oklahoma City University

Living on campus in the dorms is a part of the college experience, but it's certainly not for everyone. Here's how to decide whether to live on or off campus. read more

Financial Emergencies: 6 Smart Student Funding Options

Content Writer, ValuePenguin.com

Financial emergencies are downright stressful and scary. Here are your options as a college student for funding during common financial struggles. read more

How Students Should Save and Spend Their Money

Founder and Managing Member, Ruffin Consulting Services

Students should learn smart money-saving and spending habits as early as possible. Start learning how to manage your finances right here! read more

Great Mental Health Habits for Students to Establish

CollegeXpress Student Writer, Chile

COVID-19 is still happening, and students should continue to find and employ long-lasting positive mental health habits. Here are some ideas for you! read more

Your Student Is in College: A Parent's Guide to Letting Go

Associate Dean of Admissions & Transfer Coordinator, Pomona College

Letting go can be hard for some parents. Here's some advice from a college insider if you're coping with sending a student to college for the first time. read more

Students: Seek Out Mental Health Help During COVID-19

Freelance Writer

It's Mental Health Awareness Month, and to encourage you to seek help if you need it, here's a look at mental health during the pandemic and how you can find resources. read more

The Best Plants to Perk Up Your College Dorm Room


Plant care is all the rage these days! Here are the best plants to keep in your college dorm room and how to care for them properly. read more

Investing 101: Smart Stock Market Strategies for Students

CollegeXpress Student Writer, Anderson University

The stock market is moving into a more modernized place right now, but that means it's the perfect time for students to learn how to invest. Get started here! read more

How to Create Smart, Long-Lasting Habits in High School

CollegeXpress Student Writer

It's important to develop good study skills and healthy habits that you can carry from high school to college. Read these tips and find what works best for you! read more