Should I Go To Rutgers University-New Brunswick?

Should I Go To Rutgers University-New Brunswick?

The tutors behind Varsity Tutors are not just here to teach – they’re sharing their college experiences as well. Max received his bachelor’s degree in materials science from Rutgers University-New Brunswick. He is currently a tutor in Philadelphia specializing in algebra, pre-algebra, pre-calculus, and several other subjects. See what he had to say about his experience at Rutgers University-New Brunswick: VT: Describe the campus setting and transportation options. How urban or rural is the campus? Did you feel safe on campus? Are there buses or do you need a car/bike? Max: Rutgers University-New Brunswick is pretty expansiv ... Read More About Should I Go To Rutgers University-New Brunswick?

Set Up a Study Plan With Your Tutor That Works for You

Set Up a Study Plan With Your Tutor That Works for You

Tutoring is an excellent way to learn more in-depth about a particular subject, whether you feel you’re falling behind in class or you want to get ahead. Since tutoring is extremely adaptable, it’s up to you to make your study plan the most effective it can be. Here are a few tips on setting up a plan with your tutor for your best chances of success:   1. Discuss purpose and end goals Before your first tutoring session, talk about your purpose and end goals. Are you trying to catch up or enrich knowledge you’ve already gained? How much familiarity do you have the subject? It can be helpful to show your tutor recent pro ... Read More About Set Up a Study Plan With Your Tutor That Works for You

5 Terms and Resources First-Generation College Students Need To Know

5 Terms and Resources First-Generation College Students Need To Know

While the college application and enrollment process can be difficult for all students, it can be particularly challenging for first-generation college students who may lack the knowledgeable support system backing some peers. Being a first-generation student is exciting and fun, but it may come with concerns. If you’re about to embark on your first year as a college student (and are the first in your family to do so), you likely have a lot of questions. To feel more prepared, familiarize yourself with these five terms and resources all first-generation college students need to know, and get ready to push the boundaries of your ... Read More About 5 Terms and Resources First-Generation College Students Need To Know

What is it Like to Attend Seattle Pacific University?

What is it Like to Attend Seattle Pacific University?

The tutors behind Varsity Tutors are not just here to teach – they’re sharing their college experiences as well. Alex received his Bachelor’s degree in Creative Writing from Seattle Pacific University. He is currently a tutor in New York City specializing in Reading, Writing, Test Prep, and several other subjects. See what he had to say about his experience at Seattle Pacific University: VT: Describe the campus setting and transportation options. How urban or rural is the campus? Did you feel safe on campus? Are there buses or do you need a car/bike? Alex: Seattle Pacific University has a beautiful, compact campus: big enou ... Read More About What is it Like to Attend Seattle Pacific University?

Should I Go To Vanderbilt University?

Should I Go To Vanderbilt University?

The tutors behind Varsity Tutors are not just here to teach – they’re sharing their college experiences as well. Ariana is earning her bachelor’s degree in English at Vanderbilt University. She is currently a tutor in Washington D.C. specializing in college essays, editing, writing, and several other subjects. See what she had to say about her experience at Vanderbilt University:  VT: Describe the campus setting and transportation options. How urban or rural is the campus? Did you feel safe on campus? Are there buses or do you need a car/bike? Ariana: Vanderbilt has a gorgeous campus with such a large variety of plants ... Read More About Should I Go To Vanderbilt University?