Posted on May 28, 2012
Did you purchase a meal plan at school this year? Bet you still had a few swipes left at the end of the semester. Instead of making lots of extra trips for snacks, ice cream and second helpings, why not find a better use for those unused credits? Students at several campuses in California have found a great way to feed the homeless with their leftover swipes!
Posted on May 22, 2012
Have you had some 'issues' over the last semester that may have caused your grades to slip? Maybe, you were battling an illness or helping a sick family member. If you have received notification from your college financial aid office that your funding for the upcoming term is being suspended, don't give up just yet. If you have a legitimate excuse for your slip in grades (too much partying does not count!), a well-written financial aid appeal request may help save your funding. Follow these guidelines to creating a solid financial aid appeal letter.
Posted on May 15, 2012
Want to get away somewhere fun and warm this summer? Maybe you prefer a little casino excitement or a cooler climate. Be sure to check out these great ideas and resources for affordable summer trips!
Posted on May 1, 2012
Very soon, college students around the country will be turning in their textbooks, finishing finals and picking up their graduation gowns. It's a time for celebrating accomplishments and saying good-bye to good friends. It's also a time to rake in the gifts! Before you take that final walk across the stage to get your diploma, be sure you educate your family and friends on which items make great gifts for college grads.
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