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4 Things That Remind You Of Your College Friends When You're Home For The Holidays

ByCiara Johnson
Christmas is near, so it's almost time to head home for the holidays. You've almost completed another semester of college, and there's so much holiday cheer to look forward to. You'll get the chance to take a break from studies, catch up with your…

8 People Share Locations On Their College Campus Hookup Bucket List & I Need A Hall Pass

ByRebecca Strong
Real talk: Getting physical in college means getting creative. Between roommates and busy class schedules, it isn’t always easy to make a hookup happen. That doesn’t mean you have to deprive yourself, of course. It’s simply a matter of thinking…

16 Tweets About Dating In College That’ll Totally School You

ByGriffin Wynne
Ah, college. From dining rooms to mixed-gender halls, there is no shortage of places to find new crushes. For many people, dating is a big part of college. With classes, internships, clubs, and teams you're constantly meeting new people and trying…

This Is What It's Like To Be Polyamorous In College, As Told By 4 People

ByHannah Schneider
There are a lot of misconceptions out there about what it means to be polyamorous, especially if you are polyamorous in college. "Polyamory is a type of non-monogamy identified by its focus on having multiple relationships with the consent of all…

Samantha Markle Just Called Meghan A Liar For Saying She Paid Her Own College Tuition

ByKelli Boyle
Welp, that didn't take long! Samantha Markle is back to bashing Meghan Markle, Duchess of Sussex just one week after issuing a public and seemingly genuine apology. For the record, I never doubted for a second that the other shoe was going to drop…

Meghan Markle's Speech About Putting Herself Through College Is So Inspiring

ByJamie LeeLo
Meghan Markle continues to dazzle the globe as she and her husband Prince Harry enjoy their first tour together as husband and wife. The Duke and Duchess of Sussex are visiting Australia, New Zealand, Fiji, and Tonga, and the press has been keeping…

7 Most Haunted Colleges In The U.S. That'll Make You Reconsider Dorm Life

ByAnnakeara Stinson
Believe it or not, I very briefly lived in a 19th-century-manor-turned-dorm-room at Bard College that was said to be haunted. It was beautiful, but also creepy AF — the kind of place that was a little too dark, and could have easily served as the…

Here's What To Know If You Want To Vote In The State Where You Go To College

ByShelby Black
It's finally October, and while most of us are gearing up for Halloween costumes and tons of spooky fun, let's not forget that the November midterm elections will be here before we know it. Voting is more important now than ever, and it's key that…

7 Important Things To Remember When You're Waiting To Hear Back From Your Dream College

ByMarisa Casciano
The college application process is such a waiting game. First, you go on a bunch of campus tours. Then, you apply to your favorites and research how to build the perfect resumé. Last but not least, you sit at home and wonder when you'll get that…

If You're Feeling Ready To Come Out In College, This Expert Advice Might Help

ByRachel Shatto
If you don't know anything about how to come out in college, you'd have a lot in common with my college-aged self. Back then, I knew I wanted to talk about my queerness, but I didn't have any idea how to go about it. As a result, I don't have a…

This Week's 'This Is Us' Leaves Fans Asking One Major Question About Randall

ByKristen Perrone
Although the Big Three's world shattered after Jack died on This Is Us, the teenagers still had the decision of where to go to college once they had buried their father. After visiting Howard University with Jack several months before his death,…

This Week's 'This Is Us' Will Actually Have Some Happy Moments, So Put Away The Tissues

ByKristen Perrone
When we last saw the teen versions of the Big Three on This Is Us, they were in mourning for Jack. Although the end of Season 2 shared a glimpse of Randall and Kate recovering together a few months later, the family's immediate aftermath of Jack's…

How I Found My Place In A New Town After College, Because Sometimes The Struggle Is Real

ByCiara Johnson
A few years ago, I found myself living in a new city all alone. After graduating college, I landed a full-time job in San Antonio. I was excited about the prospect of pursuing my big girl career, as this stage of life was everything I'd been waiting…

6 Stories Of Lasting College Romances That Will Make You Believe In Love Again

ByHannah Schneider
College relationships can honestly teach you so much about yourself and what you value in a partner. If you've ever found yourself asking if college relationships can last past graduation, you're definitely not alone. The truth is, according to…

If You’ve Been Wanting To Make Moves On A Cutie Since College, Here’s Why Homecoming Is The Perfect Time

ByRebecca Strong
To say you had a crush would be an understatement, TBH. You totally missed History of Jazz lectures because you were distracted by their perfectly disheveled hair. You stole a glance across the dining hall and nearly fell right over. You borrowed…

How To Have Successful Shower Sex In A Cramped Dorm Bathroom

ByTayi Sanusi
One of the most shocking revelations of college life (at least in the beginning) is that getting intimate in a dorm filled to the brim with people can be extremely difficult. Although some insist quiet sex in shared quarters simply comes with the…

11 Cheap Date Ideas For When You're In College, Because It's A Broke Knock Life

ByChristy Piña
Dating in college can be tricky. Between navigating long-distance relationships, meeting jerks left and right, and figuring out your life and your sexuality away from your parents and their over-protective eyes for the first time ever, it's a…

4 So-Called "Rules" About Dating In College That Just Aren't Legit Anymore

ByElana Rubin
There was a time in which there were certain general dating "rules" in place. These "rules" had a certain heteronormative and sexist tone while cloaked in the "chivalry" of it all to make women think they were romantic. You, a woman, would wait for…

My Career Has Nothing To Do With My College Degree & Here's Why I'm OK With It

ByKristin Corpuz
When I was in high school, I had a very specific trajectory planned for my life. I was a dedicated student, took all the AP classes I could, and threw myself into extracurricular activities, all for the purposes of getting into a prestigious college…

10 Clever Halloween Costumes For College Students Who Love A Good Dad Joke

ByJulia Guerra
Halloween is right around the corner, and your squad’s had their costumes picked out for months now. They swear there’s no pressure, that there’s plenty of time to figure out your outfit, too, but let’s be real: You’re sitting pretty, front and…

Experts Say Every College Freshman Could Benefit From These 4 Mental Health Resources

ByJulia Guerra
Freshman year of college is your time to turn and face the strange head-on, and while a lot of good can come from stepping outside of your comfort zone, getting acclimated to this new environment can be daunting. Between navigating your new stomping…

7 Ways To Save Money On Books Your First Year In College, Because They Cost How Much?

ByMarisa Casciano
Remember when Kristen Wiig was sitting on a plane in Bridesmaids and said, "Help me, I'm poor?" Yeah, I felt that. As much as you love college, it can be quick to drain your bank account. Everything just adds up — snacks at the cafeteria, notebooks…

Your Halloween Costume Doesn't Have To Break The Bank, So Here Are 5 Cheap, Creative Ideas

ByJordan Bissell
If you're in college, you're probably short on two things: free time and cash. But hey, no judgment at all — I can totally relate. For most of my past Halloween celebrations, I've relied on easy, on-the-fly costumes instead of putting much thought…

The 8 Types Of Friends You'll Make Your First Semester Of College

ByMarisa Casciano
Going to college is life-changing. You're expanding your horizons and possibly getting outside of your comfort zone. You're learning to live on your own, and making new friends along the way. When you graduate, you don't just walk out with a…

7 Times Your Bestie In College Reminds You Of Your Sister

ByMarisa 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.…

6 Super Helpful Ways To Stay Safe The Next Time You Hook Up At A Party

ByHannah Schneider
Hooking up with someone at a party can be really thrilling — but it's important to make sure you're as safe as possible when doing so. Here are some useful safety tips for hookups at college parties so you can maximize your fun and minimize your…

5 Stories About Awkwardly Interrupted Dorm Room Hookups That'll Make You Cringe

ByElana Rubin
Part of the whole getting-used-to-college thing usually includes adjusting to dorm life. If you had a room all to yourself growing up, you'll need to get used to sharing your space with another person. That means you'll have to deal with another…

4 Must-Read Tips For Staying Safe When Walking Home Late At Night

ByElana Rubin
You are on your way home late at night. You're leaving a mixer, or some late-night library studying, or a sports practice. Maybe you're alone, walking in a completely different direction than your friends; maybe you're slightly tipsy from the party;…

7 Romantic Dates You & Your Bae Can Do Right On Campus Without Spending A Cent

ByHannah Schneider
Dating in college can honestly be super fun. If you go to the same school as your partner, there's so much you can do together on campus — even if it doesn't seem like the most romantic spot on the planet. It can be hard to plan nice dates with each…

I Hooked Up With My College Roommate & It Was Surreal

ByDayna Troisi
I threw up on the way to college orientation. Like, legit made my dad pull over on a highway while I gagged my guts out in Juicy Couture sweatpants and cried hysterically. I begged my parents to take me home, and said that they were totally right…

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

ByRachel 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…

Transform Your Dorm In One Shot With These 6 Super Cute Bedding Sets

ByMaria Cassano
Your sleep habits may or may not change when you go away to college, but your bedding definitely should. The best college bedding sets are an easy, affordable way to start over in style and make your new dorm, apartment, or suite feel like a…

If You're A College Student, You Absolutely Need One Of These Amazing Planners

ByMaria Cassano
For most people, college means total and complete autonomy over their time and choices. There's no one telling you what to do or how to manage your responsibilities. Yeah, the freedom is awesome, but the best planners for college students help you…

8 Things To Avoid If You & Your SO Are Long Distance At Different Colleges

ByJamie Kravitz
There's no denying that long-distance relationships take work. And when you're balancing classes, extracurricular activities, and a whole new set of friends, trying to maintain a long-distance relationship in college can be truly tough on both you…

8 Inspirational Dating Mantras To Guide Your Purpose For The New School Year

ByElana Rubin
If you're starting the new school year and worried about jumping back into college dating, you may need to keep some things in mind in order to keep your confidence up and your spirits high. Trust me, I get it — dating can be very annoying. From…

Here’s What Happens When You Have A UTI In College, So Don’t Panic

ByTayi Sanusi
For many young women, realizing they have a UTI can be super stressful. If you're a student who's currently away at college, the uncertainty of dealing with a medical issue like this can be even more compounded. Fortunately, what happens when you…

6 Kinds Of People You Probably Hooked Up With At Least Once In College

ByLaura Moses
College is the dressing room of life phases: You can try on a sexy LBD, a grungey plaid ensemble, or a preppy sundress all in the pursuit of discovering who you really are. You might not have discovered your "type" yet and since college is a…

Experts Reveal How To Create A Stress-Free College Routine To Control Some Of The Chaos

ByJulia Guerra
Aside from the fact that May 2019 will mark a whopping six years since I graduated college (be still, my beating heart), I still get those same warm, fuzzy, back-to-school feels every September. I guess I never really grew out of the mindset that…

5 Reasons Dating In College Sucks, According To Women Who Are So Very Tired

ByJamie Kravitz
I'm over a year out of college, and some of my closest friends are girls I roomed with freshman year. My freshman year boyfriend, on the other hand, rarely even crosses my mind. We don't talk anymore and I've unfollowed him on all forms of social…

6 Women In Their 20s Reveal The One Biggest Regret About Their College Years

ByMarisa Casciano
The goal for many of us is to live life with zero regrets. You want to toss your cap when graduation rolls around, and know you made the most of these four years at school. Naturally, you'll make a thousand promises to yourself and attempt to do it…

Dormcest Is The One College Dating Phenomenon That Can Make Life Awkward Fast

ByElana Rubin
It's finally college move-in time, which means first-year students all around the country are moving into their dorms, awkwardly making small talk with their RA, and on their own for the first time. The newfound freedom can be exhilarating, but, as…

8 Of The Best Decisions I Ever Made As An Adult After College

ByJasmine Vaughn-Hall
Hearing your name called before you walk across the graduation stage and receive your diploma is a moment you'll never forget. The past four years have shaped how you view yourself and the world. Honestly, the best decisions I made as an adult after…

7 Things I Really Wish I Knew Going Into Freshman Year Of College

ByKristin Corpuz
Freshman year of college can be both exciting and unbelievably daunting at the same time. Not only do you experience the first day of school jitters, but you're also coping with leaving home and entering a completely new world of almost-adulthood.…

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

ByRachel 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…

These Are All The Places You Can Get Free Condoms On Your College Campus

ByJamie Kravitz
College is a great place to get free stuff: T-shirts, water bottles, and, yes, even condoms. You might be aware that most student health centers provide condoms to students on campus free of charge, but do you know that there are likely additional…

My Roommate Caught Me Touching Myself & This Is What It Taught Me

ByIman Hariri-Kia
There is nothing more uncomfortable than being caught masturbating — especially by your college roommate. Personally, I've never been one to shy away from the subject of masturbation. I did, however, grow up listening to groups of boys audaciously…

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

ByMarisa 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…

5 Dorm Sex Tips Your RA Won’t Tell You, But These Women Swear By

ByJamie Kravitz
For many people, going away to college provides them with their first real opportunity to explore their sexuality. This newfound freedom is exhilarating, but there are some minor obstacles to work around — namely the dorm rooms themselves. With…

10 "Mistakes" You'll Make In College That Your Older Sis Definitely Warned You About

ByJasmine Vaughn-Hall
There's no one in the whole world who has your back quite like your sister. When you're the baby sis, you know your main girl is so full of wisdom and advice. She's eager to pass it down to you, and that's totally the case when you're going off to…

If You Want To Find An Actual Relationship In College, Here's How To Do It

ByElana Rubin
When I started my freshman year, I wasn't too concerned with how to find a relationship in college right off the bat. Sure, I found my roommate's friend from home cute. And yes, he did later become my boyfriend. But honestly, I was more focused on…