5 College Scholarships for Summer 2015: Get ‘Em While They’re Hot!

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There’s never a wrong time to apply for college scholarships so keep searching and bookmarking the right scholarships for you during summer break.

3 Great Reasons to Study Abroad in Cuba

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Besides improving your Spanish, there are many things to learn from taking a semester abroad in Cuba.

Experience Isn’t Everything: Why Higher Education Lands the Best Jobs

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Although work experience is valuable, an advanced degree is sometimes necessary to advance in your chosen career.

6 Ways A Master’s Degree Can Improve Your Work Life

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In addition to financial rewards, earning your master’s degree has many benefits for your professional life.

5 Steps to Shine Through Your College Admissions Essay

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Writing your college admissions essays doesn’t have to be a chore. These 5 steps can help you complete authentic common app essays before the summer is done.

The Pros and Cons of Student Loan Consolidation

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Students are graduating college with more debt than ever before. Find out how and when student loan consolidation can help you reduce the burden of that debt so that you can move forward in your life.

5 Volunteer Opportunities That Build Great Résumés

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Volunteering for causes your passionate about has many benefits. Its good for the cause, it gives you the satisfaction of making a difference in the lives of others, and it strengthens your résumé for your post-college career plans.

8 Tips to Increase Merit Scholarship Aid

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Merit aid reduces your college tuition, so learn the tips you need to know to find the right merit aid scholarships for you!

4 Tips to Make Your Graduate Application Stand Out

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Whether you head straight to graduate school after completing your undergraduate degree, or you come back to school later, there are ways to make the admissions committee take notice of your application.

Student Travel: 10 Ways to Get Around for $100 or Less

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Traveling on a tight budget is a right of passage for college students. See how far you can go with these budget-friendly tips!

10 Useful OFFLINE Apps for Study Abroad Students

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From currency converters to food allergy translators, these helpful smartphone apps are the must-have companions of students traveling abroad.

To-dos Before Student Loan Repayment Begins

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Many students graduate college with a lot of debt to repay, and a lot of questions about how it is going to work. Get the answers you need now to prepare to take control of your finances when you leave college.