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...

A Success-Oriented Mindset

How do you define success in college? For some it lies in landing a job straight after graduation, and for others it means gaining admission to a graduate program. In my view success is tethered to gaining knowledge of...

Is College Worth It?

Higher education plays a huge part in our world today, but is college really worth it? It depends. Here are some things to consider as you decide if going to college is a good plan for you. What can college do for you...

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...