Blog

How to keep your dorm clean on a budget and in a time-crunch

You may have heard the story that college students will do anything to avoid studying, including cleaning. In my house, and dorm rooms, it has never been that way. Finals rolls around and it looks like a tornado of laundry and formula sheets has blown through my bedroom. Living in a closet-sized space with another … Continue reading How to keep your dorm clean on a budget and in a time-crunch

Advertisements

Find Your Balance: Dealing with Stress, Anxiety & Depression in College

WIth the semester starting to boil over and the weather getting colder, it is possible you are starting to freak out or are feeling a bit down. College this time of the year seems like your own personal circle of purgatory. Luckily, there are a few saving graces that you can take advantage of, even … Continue reading Find Your Balance: Dealing with Stress, Anxiety & Depression in College

Scholarship tips every college student should know

Scholarships. Also known as the single best thing ever invented for broke college students everywhere. Whether applying for FAFSA or a weird and whacky scholarships found on the web, a lot of the same application rules apply. To do well on any application, there are a few things to keep in mind: Make sure you … Continue reading Scholarship tips every college student should know

How To Be Charitable Before You’re a Millionaire

We’d all love to give back to our community. But the crushing debt of college tuition and expensive books makes giving back as a student near impossible… but it’s not totally beyond your reach. Amazon Smile Everyone uses Amazon. With about a trillion different things to buy and the amazing deals on buying or renting … Continue reading How To Be Charitable Before You’re a Millionaire

Flyering: How to give out information quick and easy

We’ve all been there. We’ve all dreaded it. You mentally prepare yourself for it every time you step off the bus. Walking through the free speech area of your campus is like running through a war zone. You put your armor up in the form of headphones and fakes phone calls, but they keep coming. … Continue reading Flyering: How to give out information quick and easy

Cheap & Easy Adorable Halloween Décor for your Dorm Room!

Milk Jug Ghosts This one is easy and can cost you very little or nothing! If you have some milk or water jugs (or you could even use soda bottles) lying around, turn them into ghosts with paint and lights! Just draw the faces on the side and cut a hole in the bottom for … Continue reading Cheap & Easy Adorable Halloween Décor for your Dorm Room!

Easy, Last-Minute Halloween Costumes for College Students

It’s T-minus seven days until Halloween, and odds are you’re going to have a Halloween party before Tuesday Oct. 31. If you’re like me and have back-to-back midterms this week, you are in for an hour or two of scrambling to patch a costume together. But have no fear – even if it is Halloween … Continue reading Easy, Last-Minute Halloween Costumes for College Students

Student Discounts That Will Save Your Life (And Your Wallet)

Subscriptions/Memberships The savviest college students already know about these great discounts, but incase you don’t, let’s get you up to speed! There are a lot of memberships and subscriptions that offer discounts for student. College students get Spotify Premium for just 4.99/month, and now that includes (yes, INCLUDES) a Hulu subscription! $5 a month for … Continue reading Student Discounts That Will Save Your Life (And Your Wallet)

10 Weird Scholarships Undergrads Can Apply For

So you’ve scoured the internet for scholarships and grants catered to “people like you” – architects, brown-eyes, older siblings – and come up with nothing. Let’s turn to the weird-wide web. These 10 wacky scholarships for undergraduate students go beyond am/is/was/were/be/being/been qualifications and could win you big bucks for a little creativity. Create a Greeting … Continue reading 10 Weird Scholarships Undergrads Can Apply For

Staying Healthy in College Without Going Broke

You don’t need a FitBit or an expensive fitness look to stay healthy. You just need the right mindset. Between classes and working, most college students don't even think about a healthy lifestyle track. It’s hard enough to balance your schedule, you don’t have time to worry about your health, right? Wrong. The habits you … Continue reading Staying Healthy in College Without Going Broke