Category: College Life

What’s It Like Attending a Party School?
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What’s It Like Attending a Party School?

Road2College Road2College- October 4, 2019 0

Should your student attend a “party school?" There comes a time during the college search process when a high school student and their parent must ... Read More

Care Package Ideas Your College Student Will Love
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Care Package Ideas Your College Student Will Love

Jennifer Kaplan Jennifer Kaplan- September 24, 2019 0

So you’ve gone through the difficult process of sending your child off to college. After lugging around untold numbers of boxes and suitcases and hand ... Read More

Where To Get Cheap Textbooks For College
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Where To Get Cheap Textbooks For College

Matthew Schwartz Matthew Schwartz- August 2, 2019 0

  The price tags on college textbooks are rising just as fast as tuition costs.   For a single course, a student may spend over ... Read More

A Parent’s Guide to College 102: Move-In Day & Beyond
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A Parent’s Guide to College 102: Move-In Day & Beyond

Road2College Road2College- August 1, 2019 0

    Two years ago my oldest graduated college, but I can still picture her walking back to her dorm after we said our goodbyes ... Read More

6 Things I Wish I Knew Before Starting College
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6 Things I Wish I Knew Before Starting College

Elana Golub Elana Golub- July 28, 2019 0

Freshman year at college can be one of the most thrilling, exhausting, exciting, stressful, and overall unforgettable years of any student’s life. For teens, leaving ... Read More

Types of Insurance Your College Student Might Need
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Types of Insurance Your College Student Might Need

Road2College Road2College- July 2, 2019 0

Nora Savosnick is a photojournalism student from Norway who is studying in New York. She has a lot of expensive camera equipment that she carries ... Read More

The Decline of Student Mental Health and What Parents Can Do About It
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The Decline of Student Mental Health and What Parents Can Do About It

Road2College Road2College- June 17, 2019 0

An increasing number of high school and college students in the U.S. are struggling with mental health challenges.   The media is filled with articles about ... Read More

Pros and Cons of Double Majoring
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Pros and Cons of Double Majoring

Road2College Road2College- May 7, 2019 0

The appeal of graduating with not only one degree, but two degrees is often alluring for many college students. Two degrees means more career options, ... Read More

Dorm Living vs. Off-Campus Living
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Dorm Living vs. Off-Campus Living

Road2College Road2College- April 30, 2019 0

One of the biggest changes incoming freshmen anticipate—and biggest expenses, outside of tuition— is living away from home.   Though some attending college locally will ... Read More

3 Tips for Helping Your College Student Move for the First Time
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3 Tips for Helping Your College Student Move for the First Time

Debbie Schwartz Debbie Schwartz- April 29, 2019 0

For many young people, their first moving experience occurs when they leave for college. Lots of schools require that incoming freshmen live in the dorms. ... Read More