College Life

What Your Zodiac Sign Says About The Type Of Student You Are

By Roya Backlund
I graduated from college a few years ago and I will wholeheartedly admit I didn't appreciate it enough at the time. Through all the late nights of studying, writing essays, and navigating the stress of tuition costs, I often forgot to enjoy my time…

This Is Who You’ll Be During Freshman Orientation, According To Your Zodiac

By Roya Backlund
Picture this: It's freshman orientation. You just packed up your entire life, kissed your parents goodbye, and now, a swarm of new students are marching onto campus alongside you. There are banners everywhere, clubs advertising their organizations,…

Dating In College Can Be Hard, Here's What Experts Recommend To Make It A Little Easier

By Christy Piña
You've probably heard that college is the greatest four years of your life, and in some ways, that can be true. But there's no denying that entering an entirely new dating scene when you're already experiencing so many other things for the first…

9 Reasons Hookup Culture Isn't All It's Cracked Up To Be

By Ginny Hogan
A lot of people enjoy hookup culture, but that doesn't mean it's for everyone. Personally, I participated in hookup culture in college, and I had mixed feelings. While I definitely enjoyed frequenting the 24-hour froyo place (self-serve, my…

10 People Reveal Their Best Relationship Advice For Your College Years & It’s So Liberating

By Tayi Sanusi
Jumping into the college dating scene can be a new start to a very exciting chapter. While letting go of your high school years may be bittersweet, when it comes to dating, college is an amazing opportunity to get some more experience under your…

8 Women Reveal Their Best Breakup Tips For Your College Years & They're So Wise

By Caroline Colvin
Without a doubt, college breakups can be brutal — for your self-esteem, your social life, and your feelings toward whether pursuing love is even worth it in the future. It's why all the best breakup tips for college students all have to do with…

6 Women Reveal Their Best Singlehood Advice For Your College Years & I'm Taking Notes

By Rebecca Strong
For many people, one of the most thrilling aspects of going to college is that it presents a plethora of new dating opportunities. No longer confined to the criminally small dating pool you spent four years with in high school, your world opens up,…

The Best Dating Advice For Your College Years, According To 9 Women Who Have Seen It All

By Ginny Hogan
College is the time for so many new experiences: exploring your academic interests, braving dining hall food (is chicken supposed to be yellow?), and wearing flip-flops in the shower. Without your parents there to watch over you, it can also be a…

6 Things I Miss Most About Being A College Senior — So Listen Up, Soon-To-Be-Grads

By Kristin Corpuz
Being a college senior is bittersweet and exhilarating, all at the same time. You're on the cusp of taking that next big step into the real world, but you can still enjoy all the perks of college life. And while I always thought that I couldn't wait…

8 Things You Should Master By Yourself In College To Feel Like A Grown-Up

By Rachel Chapman
There's nothing like college to give you a taste of adulthood. For the first time ever, you're out on your own, away from home, and making all the calls. That means no more relying on your parents to help out with the laundry or wake you up in the…

I Didn't Find My "Forever BFF" Until College, But That's What Makes Our Friendship So Great

By Kristin Corpuz
I have always been terrible at keeping friends, but once I got to college, that changed. One of the first friends I made became the friend who stuck around through it all. And now, two years after we graduated, we've remained the best of friends. I…

The #NoRegrets List For College Seniors, From A Former Student Who Completed It

By Kristin Corpuz
Your last semester in college is bound to be an exciting one. You're almost done with classes, and you're feeling extremely proud of everything you've accomplished over the past few years. As you wrap up your time in school, you'll want to reference…

10 Questions To Ask A First Date When You're In College, Because This Isn’t Study Group

By Korey Lane
No matter how old you are, going on a first date can make you feel anxious, excited, and giddy all at once. But in college, first dates can feel especially intimidating, since it's not every day you get out of your dorm for something other than…

7 Times Your Bestie In College Reminds You Of Your Sister

By Marisa Casciano
Sister or best friend? Sometimes, you can't tell the difference. Granted, your college bestie hasn't quite been there since day one. But, she's completely stolen a piece of your heart. You could take her home to your family, and she'd fit right in.…

8 Of The Most Relatable 'Gilmore Girls' Scenes That Got The College Life So Right

By Rachel Chapman
Growing up, we all had our favorite shows that taught us a lot about life. For me, that show was Gilmore Girls. From Lorelai and Rory, I learned that coffee was the most important thing there was, and the faster you talked, the more pop culture…

25 Puns For College Students, Because It's Time To Hit The Books

By Rachel Chapman
It's officially time to pack up your bags and head back to school. I remember my first-ever move-in day as if it were yesterday. I arrived at my dorm, met my new roommates, set up my space, and went to a couple of freshmen social hangs all in one…

7 Of The Best Decisions I Made In College That Changed My Whole Life, TBH

By Marisa Casciano
College is a dream come true for so many of us. It's a fresh start, and gives you the chance to create your life from the second you step foot on campus. You'll get involved in all sorts of activities and clubs, and meet a bunch of new people. Once…

13 Women In Their 20s Reveal The Piece Of Advice They Wish They Had As College Freshmen

By Marisa Casciano
Let the countdown to your first semester of college begin. The summer after high school seriously flew by. (It feels like graduation was just yesterday!) But in between the beach days and back-to-school shopping trips, you're getting ready for the…

8 Natural & Quick Ways To Make Friends Your Freshman Year Of College

By Jasmine Vaughn-Hall
Back to school season is right around the corner, and you're so ready for this exciting, new chapter of your life. College is totally different ball game than high school. You might be living miles away from home, and you won't be surrounded by the…

For A More Fulfilling Life In College, You Need To Break Up With These 7 Things

By Rachel Chapman
College is more than late-night study sessions, showing your school spirit at games, and figuring out the perfect major. It really is an experience, and most importantly, the transitional period when you're testing the waters of being an adult, but…