Moving to the Pratt Institute

Looking to become a designer, artists or architect while living in one of the most artistic and exciting cities in the states? If you’ve been accepted to the Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, NY then your dream is about to become a reality. Founded in 1887, the Pratt Institute has become one of the top art […]

Moving to the University of Kansas

Ready to be a Jayhawk and attend school on the Hill? Welcome to the University of Kansas, home to thousands of students, acres upon acres of campus, home to the crimson and blue and where you’ll boast the Rock Chalk Chant! Nestled in Lawrence with a population of 90,000, this college town is all about […]

Moving to the Arizona State University Downtown Campus

Ready to move to the desert and attend the largest university in the nation where you’ll join tens of thousands of other students as a part of the Sun Devil family? Welcome to Arizona State University (called ASU for short)! Put up your pitchforks and chant A-S-U with Sparky! At ASU, your major will send you […]

Signs You Shouldn’t Move in Together

We’ve all heard stories of bad roommates. It’s always one of two stories: College students are randomly assigned as roommates and end up at each other’s throats or friends/acquaintances/couples move in together and end up at each other’s throats. The first story is somewhat unavoidable as universities will pair up just about any two people […]

Packing Planner: Packing your Studio Apartment

Is it time to leave that small studio apartment behind? Before you start packing your studio up, it will save time if you have an idea of the amount of items being packed and the amount of moving supplies needed. There are also all types of boxes and packing materials for certain items. Stay efficient […]

Moving to the University of Texas at Austin

Ready to be a Longhorn, don burnt orange and white to football games and “Hook ‘em”? Located in Austin, TX since 1883 the school offers a traditional college experience fused into a vibrant city environment (it’s just 350 acres from downtown Austin meaning you’ll have easy access to music, food and culture). Ready to explore […]

Moving to the School of Art Institute of Chicago

So you want to be an artist, filmmaker, architect, photographer, videographer or writer? The School of Art Institute of Chicago, called SAIC for short, is the perfect place if you’re looking for a career in an art field. It has been recognized as the most influential art school in the nation, and rightfully so as […]

Living Near Public Transportation

If convenience is something you strive for in life, then you may have considered living near public transportation. After all, taking the bus to work saves gas and also reduces harmful emissions in the air. Although living near public transportation is ideal, there are a couple things to keep in mind when searching for a […]

Making Room in Your Dorm

Moving into a dorm not only makes you realize how much stuff you have, but it also makes you stay organized.  Making room in your dorm is important because there is no room for hoarding or disorganization,  unless you want to sleep on a pile of clutter. You also have to keep in mind that […]

Moving to the University of Pennsylvania

Ready to head over to an Ivy League? Congratulations on being accepted to the University of Pennsylvania, or UPenn for short! It’s one of the original nine colonial colleges and its founder was Benjamin Franklin. Its rich history includes the first school of medicine and first school of business in the U.S. Located in Philadelphia, […]

How to Be a Good Subletter

Most simply put, subletting is letting someone else stay at your property for a set period of time without signing onto a full contract. Most sublet situations are beneficial for both parties — someone needs a place to stay for a short period of time while the other person needs to be away for a […]

Tailgating in Style

The season has finally come! The season that sports fans and college students alike look forward to all summer long. The season of course, is tailgating season! To ensure you attend and host your tailgating parties in style, the editors at Moving Insider have rounded up a list of our favorite stylish and useful accessories […]