Moving to Simpson College

So you’re about to move to Simpson College!  Founded in 1860 by the Iowa United Methodist Church, Simpson sits in Indianola, 12 miles south of Des Moines.  It is an undergraduate liberal arts school.  Prepare to hit the books on this pleasant 85 acre campus!  Here are some Simpson facts and moving tips for your […]

How to Use Wardrobe Boxes for Moving and Storage

  Organizing all of your clothes is probably the last thing you want to worry about during a move.  With all the heavy lifting going on, smaller items like clothing just seem to add stress to the process.  However, you don’t have to raid your closet at the last minute and shove everything into random […]

Moving to Luther College

Receiving a great education while living near woodlands and prairies sounds like a dream, right?  Well that’s Luther College in Decorah, Iowa!  Luther is a private liberal arts college that was established in 1861.  Affiliated with the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, the school’s motto is “To God alone be the Glory and The Word of […]

Moving to Fordham University: Rose Hill Campus

Picture this: you’re walking to class while sipping coffee and gazing at green grass, tree-lined streets and gorgeous Gothic architecture.  Well, that’s going to be you if you’re moving to Fordham University’s Rose Hill campus!  Founded in 1841, Fordham is a private, nonprofit research university in the north Bronx, New York.  Your college experience is […]

Tips for Moving Out of State to College

Moving out of state to college—it can be fun, emotional, and sometimes stressful. There is a lot you can’t control, but there are some things you can. Here are some tips on how to make your college move a smooth(er) one. Pack with a Purpose If you’ve ever stood inside a dorm room, you know […]

Moving to Howard University

Veritas et Utilitas, or “Truth and Service” will be the new motto to live by when you move to Howard University.  Founded in 1867, Howard is a private research university located in Washington, D.C.  About 11,000 students study a wide variety of programs at Howard while also servicing many communities.  Read up on these Howard […]

Moving to Princeton University

Are you ready to attend the same university as 41 Nobel laureates, two U.S. presidents, and 12 U.S. Supreme Court Justices?  Princeton University is a private Ivy League research university located in Princeton, New Jersey.  It was founded in 1746, making it the fourth-oldest college in the United States!  Study up on these campus and […]

Moving to Tufts University

If you’re about to attend Tufts University, prepare to study at one of the top schools in the nation while living in a quaint New England setting.  Tufts was founded in 1852, and the main campus is located in Medford, Massachusetts.  The school currently has over 11,500 students at four campuses.  Before you hurry over […]

How to Lighten Your Load Before a Move

  If you’re about to move, your time is precious. You don’t want to waste it packing things you won’t even use in your new home. Here are a few tips for how to lighten your load before moving day: Set Aside Time It’s difficult to find time for things we want to do, let […]

Moving to Notre Dame

Prepare to enter Fighting Irish territory!  Established in 1842, the University of Notre Dame is a private Catholic research university located near South Bend, Indiana.  The Leprechaun motto is “Vita Dulcedo Spes,” or “Life, Sweetness, Hope.”  If you’re about to move to Notre Dame, take a look at these university details and tips for moving […]

7 Ways to Get Your Kids Excited About Moving

  Handling all the details of a move is one thing, but worrying about how it may be affecting your kids is another. When that moving truck or trailer hits your driveway, you want your little ones to be ready for it. Even better, you want them to look forward to it. Fortunately, there are several […]

Moving to Sarah Lawrence College

Are you ready to move to the school that Princeton Review listed as having the best faculty in America?  Sarah Lawrence College is a private liberal arts college that was established in 1926 in Yonkers, New York.  With a highly individualized method of education, the school’s motto is “Wisdom with understanding.”  Noteworthy graduates of SLC include actors […]