Best Early Fall Road Trips for Students

Vacay on A Budget If you want to hit the road but you are strapped for cash, here are a few road-trip destinations you might want to consider: 1.  Historic Columbia River Highway in Oregon Also known as “The King of Roads” this national treasure is so beautiful that each viewpoint is protected. On the…

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Highlights for Spring

Whether you’re a new transfer student or have already been at your new school for awhile already, you know that there are a ton of things to explore and take part in at your school. Spring semester is no different, with so many things going on—a new set of classes, club events, recruiting, new hours…

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3 Steps to Help Refocus this Semester

Now that winter break is wrapping up, it’s time to refocus and get back into studying mode. As difficult as it may be, it needs to be done. Therefore, I thought I’d do my best to help you during your struggle. However, I must confess that this post is also mostly written with the purpose…

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New Year’s Resolutions for Transfer Students

The holidays are here, and that means a brief respite from nonstop classes and exams. It’s also a moment of reflection—whether you are a new transfer student or in your last year at your school, you can think back to all that has happened to you over the past quarter or semester. What were your…

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5 Tips for Finals Week

It’s December, and that means finals are just around the corner for many of us. It doesn’t have to be a time full of misery though—lots of universities offer events, resources, and food for students during finals week. For us transfers, there might be some perks that you may not be aware of at your…

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Top 3 Schools to Transfer to in California

With the deadlines for most transfer applications nearing, you might be wondering if you should transfer, regardless of whether you are from a community college or 4-year university. Alena has written an article highlighting 3 schools to consider as a transfer student. I’d like to talk about 3 more schools, and give a little love…

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How to Dominate Your Class Schedule

One of the most important steps that happens before you even begin classes at your new school is signing up for them! This is something to be aware of especially if you enter the lull between getting your acceptance notification, squaring away your housing situation, and transferring credits. Below, I will walk you through the…

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Best Transfer Memes

These memes are all (unfortunately) too true for anyone who’s gone through the transferring process. May the odds be ever in your favor.  

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How to Afford Your Dream College

  You’ve gone through the whole transfer application process and have been accepted to the university of your dreams. Yet, one of the most difficult but common setbacks before even attending the school is the question of whether you and your family can afford your dream school, especially after the shock of seeing how much…

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4 Tips to a Great Start as a Transfer Student

A new semester has come upon us once again. As a transfer student, this can be a tough time. You may not know where you fit in, have many (if any at all) friends, be familiar with the school, etc. All of these reasons may even cause you to dislike a school and forget all…

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