Posts Tagged ‘Student Life’

Best Ways to Organize Small Spaces

You’re not the only one who moved from a medium-sized bedroom to a two-person 12 x 12 dorm, but it may seem like it when you start moving your entire life’s belongings into what feels like a 3×5 index card. Don’t despair; we’ve got your back! There are actually a lot of best practices to ...

Shooting Skag for Less: Get Borderlands 2 Cheap

School is just about in session, and that means it’s time to find a new excuse for avoiding homework. Luckily, 2K Games and Gearbox have you covered. Borderlands 2 is almost here, and here’s how you can avoid breaking the bank to get your hands on it. The original game, released in 2009, was a sleeper hit. ...

The Latest & Greatest Resources Online

Bookmarking useful websites in college is on every student’s to do list. Unfortunately, shuffling through your pages and organizing your online tools can be a hassle for everyone. When organizing my own weekly bookmarks this morning, I lost track of time and ended up spending 2+ hours picking the right pages, organizing by categories and, ...

4 Of The Best Jobs To Have As A Student

College ain’t easy, and paying for it is even harder. Many lucky students have financial aid, scholarships, and even loans, but the rest of us are forced to work our way through boring, low-paying, dead-end jobs to pay for our tuition. If you’re in the latter category, don’t despair! Check out the perks of these ...

How To Save Money On College Textbooks 101

Unless you have a magical scholarship that covers the cost of textbooks, you’re spending far too much money on something you may never even use. Whether you’re taking Advanced Biology or Shakespeare’s Tragedies, you’re probably shelling out a pretty penny each semester. Sometimes you use the book every day of class, and other times you ...

5 Essential Gadgets For The College Student Without A Budget

The start of another school year is now upon us, and students will once again need to stock up on supplies to help them make it through another grueling semester. The average college student needs so much now, compared to only a few years ago, when college students only needed a calculator, a notebook and a few ...

Why You Should Enjoy a Staycation

Although summer time is the traditional time to take a vacation, not everyone has the time or the money to get away from home.  So what is a cash-strapped college student stuck at home to do?  Have a staycation of course!  What is a staycation?  A staycation is a vacation spent relaxing at home or ...

Infographic: We Love Ramen

Ramen has been a staple in American student cuisine for quite some time now, because of how inexpensive and edible it is. Ramen can also be quite filling if you add some of your own signature cooking hacks to it. This original Hack College Infographic was created because we, like many students around the world ...