Moving Tips for College Students Transferring Schools

Transferring schools at the end of the fall semester can be a bit hectic. You likely only have a few weeks to do this and they happen to land in the middle of the holiday season or summer break. While you can stress about both moving and visiting family, I recommend you deal only with […]

Car Share for College Students for the Holidays

December means that the holiday season is in full swing- with Thanksgiving under out belts and Christmas, Hanukkah, the New Year, etc., there is much to look forward to! For many, the holiday season means traveling to visit relatives or making room for relatives in or homes. With extra people, places to be and things […]

What to Bring to a Tailgate

With the football season well underway, the tailgates are getting better and better. You already know how to get all of your tailgating items there, so make sure you know to pack the right supplies! Use this post as a check list before heading to the game to ensure you have the best tailgate on the block! Essentials […]

What to Expect When Studying Abroad Part 2

Traveling overseas and living in a new place for a long time will teach you many things. Coming back home afterwards will take some adjusting. Be sure to Read Part 1: What to Expect When Studying Abroad, too! Here are some other things you should expect when studying abroad: You will experience culture shock. Whether you […]

What to Expect When Studying Abroad Part 1

Studying abroad will be so much more than you imagine and nothing like anything else you have experienced in your life. Whether this is your first time traveling overseas or without your family, here’s what to expect when studying abroad: You will spend more money than you think you will. Studying abroad will break your […]

Getting Around Campus

By this time of the year most college students have finished unpacking the last of the boxes and started to attend class. This is also the time of the year when students without cars begin to realize getting around campus on a bike or skateboard won’t always cut it. So, what other options are there? Shuttle Service […]

How to Make Friends in College

For most, college years are some of the best years of your life, but just because college will be fun doesn’t mean that it will be easy. Everything (clubs, homework, studying, etc.) will be twice as hard and time-consuming. The trick to college is learning how to manage your academic life with your social life, […]

Should I Work Part Time During College?

When moving to college, college students should construct a financial plan each year. Many students worry about whether financial aid will be sufficient in helping with tuition and they usually want some extra cash to spend while embracing their new school and the next chapter of their education. While all students have unique situations in college, it […]

Should I Take My Car to College?

With the fall semester quickly approaching, you are likely being bombarded with a list of tasks you need to complete before making your move to college. Many students wonder “should I take my car to college” and is it worth it, as many colleges create an atmosphere in which everything you need is a short walk away […]

Moving to Harvard University

Can you believe you are going to one of the most prestigious schools in the world in a few weeks? Are you ready to rub elbows with some of the most intelligent minds from all around the globe? Before you get too excited about moving to Harvard University make sure that you are ready to move […]

Moving to College: Ship to School

It’s that time of year again: back to school! If you’re looking for a more direct method of getting your stuff to campus, a ship to school service may be a great option when moving to college. Collegeboxes provides boxes, supplies, pickup, storage, delivery, and shipping (national and international) service for college students. If you’re looking for […]

Moving to Simon Fraser University

It’s almost that time of the year: moving to your new school! Are you ready to attend Simon Fraser University this fall? Before you set off in that moving truck to begin one of the most memorable and important chapters of your life, be sure to check out these tips to make your transition into […]