the college view


Dorm Room Cooking

It’s 6:30, and you’re really hungry. No problem! Mom (or dad) should be calling you to the dinner table to enjoy a yummy, healthy meal any minute now. But wait. You’re not at home. You’re off at college. So what’s for dinner now?



Let’s face it, picking the right college is a big decision, and chances are, your teen’s college of choice is their pick for all the WRONG reasons. more

Feb 4, 2014 1:44 PM the college view

Did you know parents can save an average of $5,000- $24,000 each year their high school student participates in a grade acceleration program? more

Oct 4, 2013 1:22 PM the college view

Parents love watching their children follow in their footsteps...especially if it's going to help pay for their college education. Matthew Harley did exactly that when he joined the Reserved Officer Training Corps scholarship program. more

Feb 20, 2013 1:00 AM the college view

Auburn graduation

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Is it still possible to get a college degree in four years? Read what one associate provost for undergraduate studies has to say about graduation rates and what advice she has for parents of future college students. more

Mar 7, 2013 1:00 AM the college view

Siblings don't have to room together, but being in the same college town with a family member provides that little piece of home you just might need every now & then when you head off to school. more

Mar 7, 2013 12:00 AM the college view

Senior Tom Moore stumbled upon Auburn’s student fire fighter program and realized he had found a new and exciting way to serve the community while helping pay for school at the same time. more

Mar 7, 2013 1:00 AM the college view