Tag: travel

10 Mistakes First-Year International Students Make (and How to Avoid Them!)

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Freelance Writer

Going abroad for university can be stressful enough without worrying about having a bad experience. Here are 10 mistakes to avoid for a good first year. read more

3 Big Study Abroad Expectations (vs. What It's Really Like)

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Digital Advertising Associate, Carnegie Dartlet

Think you know what a semester abroad will be like? Find out if your expectations meet reality from someone who studied abroad in Spain--you might be surprised by what she learned! read more

3 Adventurous Gap Year Programs to Consider

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Founder, Moon Prep

Gap years are becoming more and more popular. If you're a student looking to have a unique experience before college, check out these worldly programs. read more

Video: College in Canada

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Laura recently moved to Victoria, Canada, to pursue her university degree. Here's her story on what it's like to move to a new country for college. read more

College Friendships: Connections That Will Last a Lifetime

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This story about Wells College alumnae meeting up in Mexico will give you all the feels (and make you cherish your present and future college friendships)! read more

Where to Go and What to Do Between Campus Visits in Downtown Boston

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Web Content Manager, New England Law | Boston

Hoping to go to college in Boston? Don't forget to check out the city while you're on a campus visit! Here are a few can't-miss locations for in between tours. read more

5 Things All College Students Should Have in Their Car

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Freelance Writer

When you live on the go like you do in college, there are some things you should always have on hand. Make sure to stock your car with these five essentials. read more

The New Gap Year: What to Do After College When You're Not Ready for the Real World

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Freelance Writer

If you're not ready for the "real world" just yet, there are a lot of things you can do after graduating college to prepare you for the next step. Here are a few ways to transition between school and the world of nine-to-five. read more

Why You Shouldn't Study Abroad in Ireland

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Editorial Assistant, Carnegie Dartlet

Looking to study abroad at some point in college? Be careful if you choose Ireland-- you may never want to leave! read more

Amazing Travel Scholarships and Programs for High School Students

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

Want to travel or study abroad before college? This list of merit and need-based scholarships can help high school students fulfill their desire to explore the world. read more