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Finals survival strategies for college students
Sleep and the college student
Why college orientation matters
Keep applying for scholarships

The Student Experience

Managing chronic illness in college

Starting college presents a unique set of stressors. Students are away from home, possibly for the first…

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Choosing the right gap year program

Though gap years have been around for decades, many parents are just recently hearing about them. Once…

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Money Matters

“First in college” families — Paying for college

Starting college can be scary for anyone. For first-generation students,* the journey brings challenges not faced by…

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2017 Tax Information for College Parents

Tax season is upon us and for parents of college students, the tax credits offered for higher…

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Academic Success and Career

Finals survival strategies for college students

It’s that time of year again, when college students across the country go into full-on panic mode:…

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Spring semester action items for your college student

Students are back on campus following a well-deserved winter break. Spring semester will soon be in full…

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Campus Resources and Events

Summer orientation programs — 6 reasons why parents should attend

As I trudged into the auditorium, sleep-deprived and a few cups of coffee short of a full…

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Managing chronic illness in college

Starting college presents a unique set of stressors. Students are away from home, possibly for the first…

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Parenting Perspectives

Saying goodbye: The summer send-off

Your teen finally decided on the 6-piece twin XL coordinated bedding set in Blue Ombré and is…

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Summer orientation programs — 6 reasons why parents should attend

As I trudged into the auditorium, sleep-deprived and a few cups of coffee short of a full…

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