Category - College Prep

Essential College Items

There’s so much to get together for college that you’re bound to forget things. And that’s when you start calling your mom, asking her to mail you your pet turtle, or trying to figure out whether Walgreens sells Twin...

Prepping for Your First Day

Leaving for college feels like a day that would never come, but it’s finally here. Getting ready can feel like a daunting task, but with a little time and effort, you can feel ready to leave by move-in day...

Road Map to College

Talk to your high school counselor about your college goals.Take challenging classes that meet college admissions requirements.Get involved in extracurricular activities, taking on leadership roles when possible.Explore...

Preparing for the F-1 Visa Process

Now that you have some information about the I-20 process and how to prepare for it, you are probably wondering, “What comes next?” As you may already know, international students need to obtain a study visa, also known...

Backpack Essentials for College

Remember when you used to get a list of school supplies to buy during elementary school years? Well, I’m about to bring that back and do “School Supplies: College Edition!” Below are a few things that I found helpful in...