July 2018

College Confidential: 4 Secrets to Great Grades


Keeping up with studying and boring academic policy can give you a headache.  However, learning the rules are apart of being an adult.  Unfortunately, most students only learn the rules and the little known facts when it’s too late: when they get in trouble for breaking them. Luckily, Preppy has identified four ways you can […]

5 Things Nobody Tells You When You Start College


Between the high school college prep courses and college orientations, one would think that first-year college students would be well prepared for college. Between my own college experience and my experience with working with students, I know that this notion is not true!  While college prep or honor classes may prepare students academically and orientations […]

From Student to Graduate: Five Rules for College Success


Make sure you are well informed. College is a new world in which students are responsible for their own learning.  This means learning inside and outside of class.  College has it’s own rules, policies and processes.  As higher education professionals we’ve seen our share of student stumbles, flops, and fails; and 99.9% of the time […]