Articles tagged with College Life

Where Will You Go Next? 4 Study Abroad Programs in Amazing Locations

Where Will You Go Next? 4 Study Abroad Programs in Amazing Locations

In this series, the Varsity Tutors Blog showcases unique study abroad programs that offer college students a world of educational possibilities. Have you participated in an unusual study abroad program? Let us know at blog@varsitytutors.com. When it comes to college life, the first things that come to mind for many students include attending homecoming games, taking exciting classes, and making new friends. In addition, study abroad programs are increasingly becoming a mainstream part of the college experience. Some benefits of studying abroad include learning about different cultures and languages and making new friends from different backgr ... Read More About Where Will You Go Next? 4 Study Abroad Programs in Amazing Locations

What is it Like to Attend Queens College, City University of New York?

What is it Like to Attend Queens College, City University of New York?

Erika is a current sophomore at Queens College, City University of New York. She is majoring in elementary education, and specializes in Spanish tutoring, test prep tutoring, and a number of other subjects. Below, she shares her experience at Queens College, City University of New York: Describe the campus setting and transportation options. Erika: Queens College has a great city vibe. It’s a spacious campus with many opportunities for students. Most students commute to campus, so that’s generally the main transportation option for students. How available are the professors, academic advisors, and teaching assistants? Erika:&nb ... Read More About What is it Like to Attend Queens College, City University of New York?

What is it Like to Attend the College for Creative Studies?

What is it Like to Attend the College for Creative Studies?

Dareno earned his bachelor’s degree in animation and special effects from the College for Creative Studies. He specializes in art tutoring, geometry tutoring, and a number of other subjects. Below, he shares his experience at the College for Creative Studies. Describe the campus setting and transportation options. Dareno: Both the main campus and its secondary counterpart are in the hub of midtown Detroit. The main campus is surrounded by the cultural district, which includes a public library, a historical museum, an art museum, and a science center. There’s a dedicated shuttle that transports students between both campuses. To g ... Read More About What is it Like to Attend the College for Creative Studies?

What is it Like to Attend Belhaven University?

What is it Like to Attend Belhaven University?

Daisha is a current senior at Belhaven University. She is majoring in psychology, and specializes in study skills tutoring, public speaking tutoring, and a number of other subjects. Below, she shares her experience at Belhaven University: Describe the campus setting and transportation options. Daisha: I enjoyed the campus setting. It has a very calm and inviting atmosphere that makes you feel welcome. I was a transfer student, so I didn’t take advantage of the campus transportation options. How available are the professors, academic advisors, and teaching assistants? Daisha: Every instructor is different, but for the most part, ... Read More About What is it Like to Attend Belhaven University?

What is it Like to Attend Binghamton University?

What is it Like to Attend Binghamton University?

Allison earned her bachelor’s degree in Spanish from Binghamton University. She specializes in writing tutoring, reading tutoring, and a number of other subjects. Below, she shares her experience at Binghamton University: Describe the campus setting and transportation options. Allison: Binghamton University has a sprawling campus with a 200-acre nature preserve on it. University transportation offers buses to students living throughout the city and community, so it’s fairly easy to get around. How available are the professors, academic advisors, and teaching assistants? Allison: If you make an effort to connect and reach o ... Read More About What is it Like to Attend Binghamton University?