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The Best Jobs for College Students

Unigo | Posted 10.04.2011 | College

College students being strapped for cash is no surprise, but it does beg the question of what jobs make the best fits for students?

College Costs You're Not Considering, But Really Should Be

Unigo | Posted 08.28.2011 | College

The cost of college is often considered to be a combination of tuition, room & board, textbooks, and a basic food plan. Inevitably though, some under the radar costs can add up quickly.

Debating College Size: What Makes the Best Fit?

Unigo | Posted 08.14.2011 | College

Every year high school students weigh the pros and cons of attending a large state university versus a small, intimate college experience. Our experts are happy to help by sharing insights about what they've seen as the biggest benefits and challenges of each.

What if You Can't Afford College Visits?

Unigo | Posted 08.06.2011 | College

Have no fear, use these tips to make college visits as affordable as possible, even if it means you never leave home!

Unigo Expert Network: Avoid These Common Freshman Mistakes

Unigo | Posted 07.19.2011 | College

With packing, loans, new textbooks, assigned readings, parties, and everything in between, there are an almost infinite number of things college fresh...

Unigo Expert Network: What Every Student Needs to Bring to College

Unigo | Posted 07.13.2011 | College

What should every college student bring with them for academics, social, and dorm life? What does every student kick themselves for forgetting?

What Impresses Admissions Officers Over Summer Break?

Unigo | Posted 06.18.2011 | College

As the weather gets warmer and days get longer, it's all too easy for high school juniors to start experiencing symptoms of early on-set senioritis. ...

When Your Financial Aid Package Isn't Enough, What Can You Do?

Unigo | Posted 06.12.2011 | College

Financial aid can be a foreign language to many of us. When it comes back, is it final? Can you ask for more? What if your parents lose their job sin...

Making College Visits Worth Your Time (And Money)

Unigo | Posted 06.04.2011 | College

College search is back. Months after students submitted their applications, they've all heard back and now it's time to pick the right school. With acceptance letters in hand, a college visit can make or break a student's decision to attend, so The Unigo Expert Network has put together a list of some non-traditional, but vital things to look out for on your next college visit. Expert Network: The Dreaded College Rejection Letter, What Can You Do?

Unigo | Posted 05.28.2011 | College

High school seniors across the country will be receiving their college admissions letters this week, and with the dramatic increase in the number of applications this year many can expect to get the dreaded "thin envelope."

Can Facebook Posts Get Students Rejected From College?

Unigo | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

The Unigo Expert Network is a group of top education experts from across the U.S. answering questions submitted by students and parents about college admissions and succeeding after high school.

Unigo Expert Network: How Important Are College Rankings?

Unigo | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

The college search process should begin with what's important to you. Develop your own set of criteria and use that as a basis to evaluate the relevance of the many college rankings that are out there today.

Students Pick 2010's Top Colleges

Jordan Goldman | Posted 05.25.2011 | College
Jordan Goldman

All too often, students have a distorted view of what the "best" college is. Families aren't going to get answers from admissions pamphlets. They will get answers by listening to current college students.