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Kelci Lynn Lucier

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By Kelci Lynn Lucier

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    • 5 Challenges of Living with a Friend in College Created: Wednesday, July 30, 2014 Updated: Wednesday, July 30, 2014
      With so many other unknowns, it's no wonder that students want to live with friends. But what are the challenges of living with a friend in college?
    • 5 Benefits of Living with a Friend in College Created: Wednesday, July 30, 2014 Updated: Wednesday, July 30, 2014
      The idea of living with an unknown roommate fills many students with understandable dread. Find 5 benefits of living with a friend in college.
    • How to Get Fewer Parking Tickets in College Created: Wednesday, July 30, 2014 Updated: Wednesday, July 30, 2014
      Despite your best intentions, you keep finding that dreaded piece of paper on your windshield. Learn how to reduce getting parking tickets in college.
    • What Is a FERPA Form? Created: Tuesday, April 30, 2013 Updated: Wednesday, July 30, 2014
      Have the option of signing a FERPA form or waiver, but not exactly sure what it means if you sign? Find out all you need to know.
    • What Is a Double Major? Created: Wednesday, June 20, 2012 Updated: Wednesday, July 30, 2014
      You may have heard of people graduating with double majors but aren't totally sure what that meant. So just what is a double major anyway?
    • How Do I Find a College Roommate? Created: Sunday, April 29, 2012 Updated: Wednesday, July 30, 2014
      Not sure how to find a college roommate? Learn the different ways your school might assign roommates -- or might let you pick your own.
    • What Are the Best Off-Campus Jobs? Created: Saturday, September 28, 2013 Updated: Wednesday, July 30, 2014
      Not sure what the best off-campus jobs are? Find a list of 7 key features to look for.
    • 2012 "Best Site for Renting College Textbooks" RCA Finalists Created: Thursday, February 23, 2012 Updated: Wednesday, July 30, 2014
      Find out more about the finalists for the 2012 "Best Site for Renting Textbooks" Readers' Choice Award.
    • 2012 "Best Website for College Students, by College Students" RCA Finalists Created: Wednesday, February 22, 2012 Updated: Wednesday, July 30, 2014
      Find out more about the finalists for the 2012 "Best Website for College Students, by College Students" Readers' Choice Award.
    • 2012 About.com College Life Readers' Choice Awards: Best Website for College Students, by College Students Created: Tuesday, February 21, 2012 Updated: Wednesday, July 30, 2014
      Vote for your Favorite Website for College Students, by College Students in the 2012 About.com Readers' Choice Awards.
    • How To Handle Unexpected College Problems Created: Saturday, October 03, 2009 Updated: Wednesday, July 30, 2014
      Problems in college have a way of coming out of nowhere and creating serious situations for college students. While figuring out how to handle unexpected problems in college can seem overwhelming, ...
    • How To Petition for a Grade Change Created: Wednesday, September 30, 2009 Updated: Wednesday, July 30, 2014
      Petitioning for a grade change in college can be tricky. With a little knowledge about the process, however, petitioning to have a college grade changed can be easier than you might think.
    • What Not to Buy at the University Bookstore Created: Tuesday, April 30, 2013 Updated: Wednesday, July 30, 2014
      Not sure if that item, which seems kinda expensive, is worth it at the university bookstore? Find a list of items you should never buy at your college bookstore." itemprop=pr="$zTP='t3'" --> itempr...
    • Why Long-Distance Relationships Are Hard Created: Thursday, January 31, 2013 Updated: Wednesday, July 30, 2014
      Not sure if you're up for the challenge of a college long-distance relationship? Know what to expect so you're ready to face whatever difficulties come your way." itemprop=pr="$zTP='t3'" --> itempr...
    • Where to Find College Birthday Gifts on Campus Created: Sunday, December 30, 2012 Updated: Wednesday, July 30, 2014
      Stuck on campus and not sure how best to celebrate a friend's, roommate's, or partner's birthday? Find a list of resources you can find on nearly any college campus." itempf expr="$zTP='t3'" --> it...
    • 20 Ways to Celebrate a College Birthday Created: Saturday, December 29, 2012 Updated: Wednesday, July 30, 2014
      Looking for ways to celebrate a college birthday? Find a list of 20 fun, funky, and celebratory ideas." itemprop="description"> Tuesday, October 30, 2012 Updated: Wednesday, July 30, 2014
      Not sure how to transfer college credits? Find a step-by-step list of what to do so that you can transfer as many credits as possible to your new institution." itemprop="de"$zTP='t3'" --> itemprop=...
    • Information for College Students on Obama-Biden 2012 Created: Saturday, September 29, 2012 Updated: Wednesday, July 30, 2014
      Looking for more information on Obama-Biden 2012, particularly as it relates to the concerns of college students? Find all you need to know." itemprop="description" Saturday, September 29, 2012 Updated: Wednesday, July 30, 2014
      Want to host a voter registration drive on your campus? Learn the steps you'll need to take." itemprop="description"> Wednesday, August 29, 2012 Updated: Wednesday, July 30, 2014
      Planning on celebrating Halloween as a college couple in 2012? Find a list of great college couple Halloween costume ideas." itemprop="description">...
    • How to Reduce Academic Stress Created: Tuesday, May 29, 2012 Updated: Wednesday, July 30, 2014
      Feeling overwhelmed by academic stress in college? Find 9 ways to cope." itemprop="description"> Sunday, April 29, 2012 Updated: Wednesday, July 30, 2014
      Graduation day is one of the best highlights of your time in college. Knowing what to expect in advance, however, can help make sure you make it a day to remember instead of just a whirlwind of act...
    • College Student Thanksgiving Guide Created: Wednesday, November 03, 2010 Updated: Wednesday, July 30, 2014
      As a college student, you may be going home or staying on campus for Thanksgiving. No matter what you're situation, learn more about what options college students have for making the most of their ...
    • How to Succeed in College Created: Sunday, August 10, 2008 Updated: Wednesday, July 30, 2014
      Succeeding in college is easier said than done. Learn what you can do as a college student to ensure your college experience is all you hoped it would be." itemprop="descriP='t3'" --> itemprop="des...
    • What to Do If You're Placed on Academic Probation Created: Wednesday, September 30, 2009 Updated: Wednesday, July 30, 2014
      Being placed on academic probation in college may have been totally expected -- or a complete surprise. Either way, it's serious business. Figure out what academic probation is, what your options a...
    • 5 Reasons to Join an College Intramural Sports Team Created: Friday, August 08, 2008 Updated: Wednesday, July 30, 2014
      Joining a college intramural sports team may seem intimidating, but the benefits can quickly outweigh your fears. Find 5 reasons why you should sign up." itemprop="descript't3'" --> itemprop="descr...
    • What to Do with Extra Meal Plan Money Created: Wednesday, July 30, 2014 Updated: Wednesday, July 30, 2014
      Need ideas about what to do with extra meal plan money in college? Find out how to get creative if you can't get a refund.
    • How to Prioritize in College Created: Wednesday, July 30, 2014 Updated: Wednesday, July 30, 2014
      Learn how to prioritize in college so that you can control your to-do list -- instead of having your to-do list control you.
    • What to Do If Your Roommate Is Sick Created: Tuesday, July 29, 2014 Updated: Wednesday, July 30, 2014
      College roommates often share everything from snacks to space. You don't, however, want to share germs. Learn 7 things to do if your roommate is sick.
    • 5 Things to Know Before Living with a Friend in College Created: Tuesday, July 29, 2014 Updated: Tuesday, July 29, 2014
      Think living with a friend will make your roommate situation easier? Think again. Check out this list of 5 things to know before living with a friend in college.
    • What to Do If You Get Sick in College Created: Monday, October 10, 2011 Updated: Tuesday, July 29, 2014
      Nearly every student, at some point, gets sick in college. So just what are your options if you're sick at college and missing class and assignments?
    • 5 Things Not to Talk to Your Professor About Created: Tuesday, July 29, 2014 Updated: Tuesday, July 29, 2014
      Talking to professors can be intimidating; you want to connect but not overstep. Learn 5 things not to talk to your professor about.

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