The College View

The new school year is just around the corner, which means homework, tests and more tests. These apps can help develop and strengthen good study habits. more

Aug 22, 2014 3:29 PM apps

Deciding what to fix for dinner every night (and then actually making it) can be a major chore. It needs to be easy and quick; it needs to be economical; it has to be delicious. Try these easy weeknight dinner recipes that hit all three marks. more

Aug 21, 2014 3:49 PM Life Skills

Getting ready to go to college means making multiple important decisions, including where to live. The choice between on- or off-campus housing can have a major impact on a student’s education and their overall experience.. more

Jul 7, 2014 4:36 PM the college view

To get the most out of your campus visits and tours, try creating a list of questions and the “must haves” that you’re looking for in a college. Here are a few examples and some tips to help you pick the right college for you. more

Mar 13, 2014 5:43 PM the college view

Remedial courses equip students with necessary skills that weren’t successfully picked up in high school but they don’t count towards college credit. Here are some tips on remedial courses. more

Feb 6, 2014 11:42 AM the college view

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

Quick tips for a safe and fun vacation more

Mar 12, 2013 10:00 AM the college view

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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

Soles4Souls is a non-profit organization that is opening the door for young people to get involved with community service, which often is what keeps people engaged on their college campus. more

Mar 7, 2013 1:00 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

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

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

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