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off to college

Off to College? 4 Things Every Young Einstein Needs

Heading off to college is a monumental event that often comes with mixed emotions. If you are feeling both excited and anxious, rest assured that you are in good company. Being prepared for the new experiences and challenges that you will face in the weeks ahead can dramatically reduce your anxiety level. In the process, […]

packing guide for college

Our Full Guide to Packing for College (with Less Stress)

It’s finally here. You’ve been preparing for this all your life. You’re heading to college! While this is supposed to be an exciting event, it can be full of stress and difficult decisions. Where will you live? How will you pay your bills? What should you pack? We can’t answer all of those questions for […]

leaving for college

Things to Do Before Leaving for College

The summer before leaving for college can be hectic. There is often so much to do it can be hard to remember everything on your to-do list. Of course, it’s easy to remember the exciting rite of passage tasks like picking out your dorm d├ęcor and scheduling classes, but some tasks may be overlooked altogether. […]

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College Prep: 5 Tips for Getting Ready for College

Transitioning from living at home with your parents and being in high school to living on your own and taking college classes can be stressful. Many aspects of your life may change within a very short period of time, and you will be forced to take on responsibilities that you may not yet be familiar […]

Moving To College The Right Way

You are embarking on a great journey, but this is also a time of uncertainty and grand changes. While daydreaming about the wonderful college experiences that await you, use your time wisely this summer to make a moving game plan. Make sure that, when the time comes, you are not left scrambling and under additional […]

Tips for Making the Move to College All on Your Own

For lots of college students, the move from home to school is a group effort, one they make with their parents or relatives. However, for a myriad of reasons, many college students find themselves having to make the move solo. Just because you’re on your own, doesn’t mean that moving to college solo isn’t doable. […]