College Confidential

College Confidential

What all freshman (and their parents) should know about entering higher ed.

How Parents Can Prepare Kids

Help your child start school on the right foot.

Depression on Campus

A variety of stresses fuel a growing trend for students.

An Open Letter to College Freshmen

How to think straight about college.

50 Tips for College Students

Make your experience more fun and satisfying.

6 Tips On How To Be A Smart And Successful Graduate Student

It's simple but not easy to be a success in graduate school. Here's good advice

How to Be Ultra Productive — 10 Tips for Mastering Your Time Now

The key to time management is self management

Two Words to Remember when You Start College:Self Regulation

You'll do better at college if you remind yourself of self-regulation theory!

Parents of College Freshmen: Don't Let Go Too Fast!

Letting go may not always help your college student.

7 Simple Ways to Cut Your College Costs

How to get the most bang for your educational buck

How To Meet People At Parties: 7 Icebreakers

Shyness, especially at college and in the first years after, can be conquered.

Preparing Your Child for College: One Professor's Perspective

Ways to help your child succeed in college, and in life.

5 Ways Higher Education Transforms Lives

The benefits of a highly-educated population

Depression Can Be Contagious For College Roommates

Negative thinking styles can be contagious among close friends

"Nonconsensual Sex": A Rape By Any Other Name

Is sexual violence a crime or a failed negotiation?

6 Life-Altering Lessons Learned in College

It's not the lectures you recall years after you graduate.

Choosing a College When Mental Health Is an Issue

There are things I wish my college counselor had told me.

Over-Parenting Can Make Kids Helpless

‘Good’ versus ‘good-enough’ parenting