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High School

At this point in the college application process, you’re probably itching to learn more about the colleges you were accepted to. Luckily for you, there are more ways to connect with universities online than just through their websites! In fact, you probably won’t get a good feel of a university by one-sidedly interacting with its prospective students page. It turns out that Twitter is a great way to connect with universities online, keep up with their events and programs and get a glimpse of life at these schools. Here’s a list of nine funny, informative and overall impressive university...
Whether it’s crushes, classes or coed bathrooms on your mind, chances are you’ve already started stressing about your freshman year of college. But don’t worry! This collegiette has been there and done that, and she’s passing along her hard-earned wisdom to you lucky pre-collegiettes. Whether you’re daunted by your packing list (you do not need a label maker, promise), college-level classes (Wikipedia is your new best friend), making friends (easier than it sounds) or running into a one-night stand (honestly, just run the other way), Sophie’s likely encountered it all. Just sit back, relax...
You’ve spent plenty of time preparing yourself academically for college: acing exams, getting an awesome score on the SAT and writing a passionate college admissions essay. However, it’s time to think about which life skills you should master before you transition from high school student to collegiette! It’ll be empowering for you to know how to take care of yourself when you’re away from the comforts of your home. So before you pack up your stuff and move into your dorm, make sure you learn how to do these things! 1. Do laundry If you haven’t yet learned how to separate darks and lights,...