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Published: Mon, 23 Jan 2017 11:19:02 +0000

 



Is It Bad If I Fail a Class in College?

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

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What to Do if You Fail a College Class

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

Not sure what to do if you fail a class in college? These 5 simple steps can help things from getting worse.



What to Do if You're Failing a Class in College

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

Not sure what to do if you're failing a class in college? Learn what steps you can take to make the best of a bad situation.



What Is Academic Probation?

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

Academic probation can be frightening, especially if you're not even sure what it means. Here's a definition along with what to do if placed on probation.



What You Should Do if You are Placed on...

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

Being placed on academic probation in college may have been totally expected -- or a complete surprise. Either way, it's serious business. Figure out what academic probation is, what your options are, and how to make sure your probation status ends as soon as possible.



When Can You Request an Incomplete?

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

An 'incomplete' in college does not mean you failed. Instead, you can request an incomplete if life events prevented you from completing a class.



10 Roommate Gifts

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

Need ideas about gifts for your roommate? Check out this list 10 roommate gifts.



Togas, Tuxes, and More: 25 Great Themes for...

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

So you're in charge of planning a major college party. Find 25 college party themes that can work (if not rock) on any college campus.



Should I Be Withdrawing from a Class?

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

Not sure if you should be withdrawing from a class? Learn how to make the right decision based on your circumstances.



16 Cool Careers for Communications Majors

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

Your problem as a communications major is not necessarily what to do with your degree but what industry you'd like to work in.



How to Tell Your Parents You're Failing a...

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

There's no doubt about it at this point: you're failing a college class. What's the best way to break the news to your parents?






College Graduation Gifts: 14 Great Ideas for...

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

Need a gift for a student who is about to graduate from college? Check out this list of 14 classic college graduation gifts for any budget.



Should I Drop a Class?

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

Not sure if you should drop a class? Make sure to ask yourself these 6 questions before making any final decisions.



Low-Cost Gift Ideas

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

Need to give gifts for the holidays or an upcoming birthday? Limited by your college-student budget? Find a list of 8 nice but low-cost gifts that can work into any starving student's financial situation.



What Does It Mean to Double Major?

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

You may have heard of people graduating with double majors but aren't totally sure what that meant. So just what is a double major anyway?



10 Reasons to Get a College Degree

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

Being in college is hard in many ways: financially, academically, personally. Keep yourself motivated with these ten reasons to get a college degree.



Kicked Out of College?

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

Being kicked out of college -- because of an academic suspension or other reason -- is serious business. Learn what to do if you're kicked out of college.



What to Pack When Coming Home from College

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

If you're coming home from college for Thanksgiving or Spring Break, knowing what to pack can ensure your time at home is productive and enjoyable. Find a list of what to pack if you're coming home from college.



21 Careers for English Majors

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

English majors often graduate with a degree everyone knows about -- but not what to do with. Find a list of 21 careers for English majors.



10 Tips for Getting Along With Your College...

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

Living with someone else inevitably has its challenges Find 10 tips for getting along with your college roommate.



Can a Student Date a College Professor?

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

Your professor is funny, smart, and kinda cute. But is it okay to date a professor during your time in college?



6 Financial Benefits of a College Degree

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

A college degree takes a lot of hard work -- and often costs a lot of money. That kind of investment, however, is one that nearly always pays off. Learn 6 financial benefits of a college degree and how each reason will make all your efforts really worth something.



How to Pass a College Class

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

Knowing how to pass your classes can be one of the most critical lessons you learn in college. Learn 8 specific steps to help you along the way.



5 Steps to Withdraw From College

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

Need to know how to withdraw from college? Discover 5 helpful steps to take so that the process runs as smoothly as possible and you're set for the future.



Can My Parents See My Grades for College?

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

Many parents of college students want to see their student's grades. But do you really have to share your grades for college?



How to Fail a College Class

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

While failing a class is obviously less than ideal, it can happen easier -- and faster -- than you think. Make sure to avoid these common pitfalls.



What to Do If You Failed a Midterm

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

Failed a midterm? Learn 6 important steps to take.



What Is Plagiarism?

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

Plagiarism in college is no small problem. But what exactly is considered plagiarism in a college or university?



If Your College Roommate Dies, Do You Get a 4.0?

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

Everyone's heard the rumor that if you're college roommate dies, you automatically get a 4.0. But is there any truth behind this urban legend?



5 Things to Do If You're Charged With...

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

Being charged with plagiarism in college can take on a wide range of forms, but it always is a serious situation. No matter what your situation is like, however, you'll need to know these 5 things about how to handle it.



14 Jobs for an Economics Major

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

Now sure what you can do with a major in economics? Luckily, an economics major will more than prepare you for these 14 great jobs.



8 Time Management Tips for College Students

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

Time can quickly become your most precious commodity in college. Learning how to manage and use it wisely may be one of the most useful things you can do.



How to Reduce Stress During Finals Week

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

While college stress is constant throughout the semester, college stress during finals week takes it to a whole new level. Learn 6 easy ways to manage college stress during finals week.






How to Withdraw from a Class

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

Need to withdraw from a class? Find a step-by-step list of what to do -- and when.



What to Consider Before Signing Up for a Double...

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

A double major is a complicated situation for many college students. While having a double major has its benefits, it also has its challenges. Learn more about double majoring and what it may mean for your experience as a college student -- and for your career goals.



What to Do if You Have a Bad College Professor

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

Bad college professors can ruin any college course. While options with a bad college professor may be limited, there are some things college students can do to make a bad situation better.



What to Do If You Hate Your College Roommate

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

Having problems with your roommate? Not sure if you're going to be able to continue sharing the same space? Learn more about tips and tricks to improve things . . . or change them, if necessary.



Give Ramen a Rest: 25 Tasty Things You Can Cook...

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

Think ramen and soup are your only options? Find 25 things you can cook in your microwave, especially if you're in college



How Long Should You Wait for a Late Professor?...

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

How long should you wait for a professor who's late for class? Unless your school has a written policy, it depends on the circumstances.



How to Stay Organized in College

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

You may start each semester off strong but end up in flames by the end. So just how can you stay organized in college over the long term?



What's the Difference Between College and...

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

College or university, which is it? There is a difference between these two types of schools and it can make a big difference in your degree choices.



50 Differences Between College and High School

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

College vs. High School: The differences are many -- and important. Find a list of 50 differences between college and high school.



14 Career Options for Business Majors

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

Thinking about majoring in business? Find a list of 14 career options if you have -- or are interested in getting -- a business degree.



20 Reasons You Need to Go to Your College Classes

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

You're tired, you have a ton to do, or you just don't have the motivation. Then why go to class? Before you skip, check out these 20 reasons why going to class in college might be more important than you think.



Pros and Cons of Having a College Roommate

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

Not sure if a having a college roommate is a good idea? Find a list of things to consider before deciding if having a college roommate is good for you -- or not.



10 Ways College Students Can Reduce Stress

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

Stress is inevitable for anyone attending college. Learn 10 tips to help keep it under control so you can focus on the more enjoyable parts of your college experience!



17 Things To Do on Campus When You're Bored

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

Bored in college? Explore campus and discover new things to do on those boring days when you have more free time than you know what to do with.



10 Reasons You Should Go Greek in College

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

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What to Do If You Miss Class in College

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

With no one taking attendance, you might assume that missing class doesn't really matter. So do you need to do anything if you miss class in college?



12 Opportunities for Leadership in College

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

Want to take on a leadership role in college? Learn 12 places to challenge yourself and expand your horizons when it comes to college leadership.



7 Time Management Tips for Finals Week

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

Time management in college is hard enough during the regular semester; during finals week, things get even more complicated. Find a list of 7 time management tips you can use during college finals.



How to Get to Know Your College Professors

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

College professors can be intimidating. Fortunately, however, knowing how to get to know your professors might be easier than you thought.



Items for a College Grocery List

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

Not sure what to put on your college grocery list? From soup to nuts, a list of all that you'll need to save money and keep a well-balanced diet.



What Is a College Transcript?

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

Not sure what a college transcript is, what the difference is between an official and an unofficial one, or even how you get a copy? Find all you need to know.






How to Make a Paper Longer

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

Is your paper short of its length requirement but you're out of ideas? Find 6 ways to make a paper longer -- and better.



10 Great Gift Ideas for Your College Sweetheart

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

Need a gift for your college girlfriend or boyfriend? Find 10 great gift ideas that will work for nearly any relationship.



What Is a Full-Time Student?

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

Find the different ways people, companies, and even the government determine if someone is a full-time college student -- or not.



15 Common College Freshmen Fears -- and How to...

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

Nervous? Anxious? Think they let you in by accident and that you'll never make friends? Find 15 tips for conquering your college freshmen fears.



12 Careers That Put Your Political Science...

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

There's a reason why political science majors are so popular. Discover 12 interesting careers where political science majors can shine.



15 Ideas for Breakfast in College

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

Tired of the same thing (or nothing) for college breakfast? Here are 15 ways to mix up your morning meal in college.



The Pros and Cons of Becoming a Resident Advisor

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

Being a resident adviser (RA) in college can be a great job while you're in school. But being an RA also comes with pros and cons that you may not have considered before applying. Learn more about being a college RA and if it's the right fit for you.



What to Do If You Get Sick in College

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

Nearly every student, at some point, gets sick in college. So just what are your options if you're sick at college and missing class and assignments?



5 Questions That Can Help Make Choosing a...

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

Figuring out how to choose a college major can feel overwhelming. Asking yourself these five questions, however, can make things easier.






How to Reduce Academic Stress

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

Feeling overwhelmed by academic stress in college? Find 9 ways to cope.



Becoming a Resident Adviser (RA)

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

Interested in become a college resident adviser but not sure what the process is like? Find out what the application experience is like on most campuses.



9 College Farewell Party Themes

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

These 9 farewell party themes can make sure the festivities are a perfect balance of celebration, acknowledgement, and fun.



How to Be a Good Roommate

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

If you've never shared your living space before, knowing how to be a good roommate can be a challenge. Learn what simple rules differentiate a good roommate from a bad one.



The Ultimate College Graduation Checklist

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

Graduating from college? Feeling overwhelmed? Use this college graduation checklist to make sure you get everything done amidst the chaos.



What to Do If Your College Roommate Uses Your...

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

Has your college roommate started using your stuff? Find out what to do before a seemingly small problem develops into something larger.



How to Get Your Homework Done in College

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

Not sure you can get your homework done in college? Don't worry; these 6 tips can help you handle whatever comes your way.



How to Truly Succeed in College

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

Succeeding in college is easier said than done. Learn what you can do as a college student to ensure your college experience is all you hoped it would be.






How to Celebrate the End of the Semester in...

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

The end of the semester may take forever to come in college. But once it does, it can hit you like a ton of bricks. Learn 6 ways to celebrate the end of the semester in college.



What to Do If You're Behind in Your College...

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

Even the smartest students can become overwhelmed with their workloads. So what exactly are your options if you fall behind in your college classes?



50 Ways to Make New Friends in College

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

Not sure how to meet people and connect at your school? Find a list of 50 ways to make friends in college.



How to Study for a College Midterm

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

Not sure how to study for a college midterm? Find a list of 7 smart steps to take so you'll be as prepared as possible.



Why Are Some Classes Worth More "Units" Than...

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

College units are the same as a credit. How units are assigned varies from school and class and it's crucial to know how it affects your course load.



8 Reasons to Send Graduation Announcements

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

Not sure why -- or even if -- you should send out graduation announcements for your college graduation? Learn 8 reasons why they're a good idea.



10 New Year's Resolutions for College Students

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

Making some resolutions during your time in school? These 10 New Year's Resolutions are perfect—and perfectly doable—for college students.



5 Academic Benefits of Going to a Small College

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

The academic benefits of going to a small college are especially noteworthy -- which might be just the kind of education you're looking for.



When Should You Turn to the Dean of Students...

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

Not sure what a dean of students is exactly? Find out what they do and how you can best use them on a college campus to get help with life's little issues.



What to Do if You Failed a Test in College

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

Think you failed a test mid-semester or during finals week? Luckily, there are a few options available for college students who think they failed a test.



What Can I Use the Financial Aid Office for?

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

Think the only time you should talk with the financial aid office is when you're submitting or receiving paperwork? Think again.



Disciplinary Probation

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

In contrast to academic probation, disciplinary probation results from behavior that a school deems unacceptable. Find out more about what exact disciplinary probation is -- and what to do if you're place on it.






Gift Ideas for Siblings When You're in College

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

Not sure what gift to get for your brother or sister? Check out this list of 6 gift ideas for siblings -- even ones as crazy as yours.






Go BIG! Top 5 Benefits of Going to a Large...

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

Both small colleges and large universities have pros and cons to offer students. So just what are the top benefits of going to a large school?



8 Benefits of Good Time Management in College

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

Is it really worth all the time and effort to get organized? Yes! Discover 8 benefits of learning good time management skills while you're in college.



16 Suggestions for Simple College Workouts

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

Need to get a college workout into your busy schedule? Find a list of 16 college workouts any student can do -- and stick with.



How to Relax Over College Breaks

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

College students have intense stress during their academic semester. With all that there is to balance, how's a student to relax and de-stress over a holiday break?



A Big College To-Do List: What You Need to...

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

This comprehensive list provides a run down of everything you need to do, prepare, and pack before starting college.



Who Can Help Me Pick a Major?

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

Struggling with what to major in? Find a list of 5 people who can help you decide what the right college major is for you.



How to Get Organized in College

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

Not sure how to get organized in college? Find 5 quick tips to help you start your year organized and in control.






Should I Go Greek in College?

2017-01-23T11:19:02Z

On many college campuses, fraternities and sororities are a key part of life outside of the classroom. How can you decide if they're right for you?