Trending Articles for College and Universities: Survival Tips

Dean Vaughn's Total Retention System

Dean Vaughn's Total Retention System is designed to help you maximize retention of a given subject, from math to medical terminology. Find out more about this memory system in this article.

Cooking in Dorm Rooms at Colleges and Universities

When you're at college, you may have to brave that strange and dangerous land known as the kitchen, in order to cook a meal for yourself from time to time. Here are some tips to make it as easy a process as possible.

Colleges and Universities: Get Involved!

When you go to college, you'll want to get involved with organizations, groups, and your fellow students on campus. You'll want to meet people, and learn more about the community. You should be thinking about that as you're looking at colleges and universities to pick one out.

Buying and Selling Books at Colleges and Universities

Your college books can run up quite the bill altogether, and you'll probably want to figure out ways to reduce the costs as much as possible. If you want methods to both find the books at their lowest prices and sell them at the best prices, then you'll want to check out these tips.

Roommate Roulette at Colleges and Universities

It can be hard when you first move into college and find yourself sharing a room with someone brand new, someone you've never met before. But then again, it can be a great opportunity to make a friend you never would've made otherwise. Here are some tips and strategies you can use to make the most of your relationship with your roommate.

College Myths: Facts, Fictions, and Funnies

Everyone's heard some crazy stories about colleges and universities. Which ones, exactly, are true? And what, if anything, should you take from them (besides a smile)? Find out with this article!

Avoid the Freshman 15 in Colleges and Universities

After completing your search for colleges and universities and made a choice, now you're at college, a freshman, and you're trying to avoid that bane of all freshman -- the dreaded Freshman 15. Want to find out how? Read on.

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