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What to expect move in day

What to Expect on Moving Day


If your school’s move-in day is anything like mine was, expect pure chaos. As hard as they try and as many posters as they hang, moving in a few thousand students in a day or two gets crazy. 

But that’s ok because if you’re reading this, you’re already mentally preparing for it. How to beat the crazy:

How to Hang a Bulletin Board

We've had a lot of questions on how to hang a bulletin board in your dorm room.


We have the answer for you in video and written word.  We're overachievers.


Things you need before starting: 

Wear this to a job interview

How to Dress for an Interview


College students may not think they’ll need a suit until graduation arrives but it definitely doesn’t hurt to have one ready to go.

Clubs, professional organizations, leadership positions—anything you may want to join—probably expects you to show up looking like you know how to present yourself.

Remember Ladies: Facebook is Forever

Remember Ladies: Facebook is Forever


College is a time self-discovery, learning, and occasionally making questionable Facebook post choices. 


This is a friendly reminder that ANYONE can access ANYTHING that has EVER been on your Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Google Plus, Pinterest, MySpace, Bebo, Friendster…you get the picture. Employers are looking more and more into what people post on social networking sites because these people are going to represent the company. 


Find your college major today!

College is an exciting time to pursue what your passion about or sometimes it is where you figure it out.  Regardless you want to do it in fourish years so you are not a lifetime student.  College is expensive.

Thinking about what you want to do with the rest of your life is a little bit intimidating. Or a lot bit.  But knowing what path you want to follow sooner rather than later is a huge advantage. 

10 essential move in day tips

10 Tips for Move-In Day


10. Dress for the occasion. It’s going to be a hot summer day when you move in so wear something that can get gross. You can pretty yourself up for the first night later.


9. Get as much packing done before the day you leave as possible. Waiting until the last minute is never a good idea. 


8. Make sure you and your roommate have gone over what each is bringing. Then you won’t have to make an ironing board fit in your car when you didn’t need it.


The Ultimate College Packing List

Classes are looming around the corner.  This mean only one's moving time!  


We have a complete freshman packing list to help you.




Let's start!


Decorate Your Dorm Bathroom

How to Decorate a Dorm Bathroom

If you’re lucky enough to have a bathroom in your suite, there are a few things to remember:

Make friends without trying

How to Make Friends Without Even Trying. Well, Sort of.


There are a million ways to make friends in college—a sorority, a club, a group project in history—but to keep those friends, it helps to be a pretty decent person. So here’s a list of things to do to make friends and make you nicer and better all-around.


10. Say hi to people in the elevator or in line at Starbucks and maybe compliment them if you like something. No need to stare at your phone and pretend they aren’t there. 


Five website time wasters

You may think you're wasting time reading this, but we're here to alert you of the top five websites you will waste time on.

5. Pinterest. Don’t pretend planning your future house isn’t a reasonable pass-time.  Instead view Pinterest to see our boards. 

4. Because when are baby animals not a good time?

3. StumbleUpon. Treasures in every link.

2. YouTube. I love watching bad Russian drivers montages, judge me.


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