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Congrats Grads! DIY Graduation Party Ideas

Doug Johnson DIY, Graduation, How To

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Graduation season is always full of parties, and if you’ve been racking your brain trying to think of ways to make your grad party stand out, look no further! This infographic highlights some fun DIY projects — a photo booth, a recipe, and a gift idea — that will make your party special! Feel free to put a unique spin …

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How to Transfer from Community College to a University

Susan Simmons For Students

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Community college offers a more accessible and affordable pathway to a four-year degree. Admissions requirements are lower than the average university, and tuition costs are far more reasonable as well. As college admission standards continue to rise, more and more students seem to be warming up to the transfer concept. Depending on your community college program, you might even have …

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The Secrets of Post-College Life

Jesse Alexander For Students

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College is a time for exploration and creativity, where you can focus on daily campus life and not worry too much about the working world. However, things change pretty quickly after graduation. The reality check of finding a job (without having much experience on your resume) and paying student loans can be overwhelming for many graduates. It’s not all doom …

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Finding the Right Online Education Program

Susan Simmons For Educators, For Students

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In some ways, choosing an online college program is more difficult than selecting a university campus. There are hundreds of virtual institutions claiming to have prestige, world-class instructors, and degrees that will open doors to your chosen career. However, not all online programs are created equal. This is a huge moment in your life, so you should take it seriously …

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How to Plan a Graduation For Homeschooled Students

Doug Johnson For Educators, Graduation, How To

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Homeschooling offers benefits for many families, but it can have its challenges. One of these struggles is making high school graduation seem like the big, life-changing event it is. When your child doesn’t have a class to walk with, academic awards to receive or college plans to share with peers, graduating may not seem like a very big deal at …

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Graduation Gifts your Graduate Will Actually Use

Jesse Alexander For Students, Graduation

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New graduates already have a lot of the things they need that got them through college in the first place — but some of those things need replacing. Exchanging a computer that has been a workhorse for four to eight years (depending on the degree your grad has completed) with a new, up-to-date PC or Mac is the ultimate way …

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7 Helpful Suggestions for Improving Your College Applications

Susan Simmons For Students, Graduation

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Applying to college is a stressful time for many high school seniors, but it doesn’t have to be. You’ve already taken the majority of classes that college admissions staff will factor into their decision-making, so all that’s left is to send the best application possible. Between the general app, personal essay, letters of recommendation, and SAT scores, it can quickly …