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Eco anxiety – what it is and what to do about it

Eco anxiety, or anxiety about our environment, is causing problems on campus for some students. Learn some tips to reduce anxiety while remaining proactive in helping the planet.

March 15, 2022 | by Rayelle Davis

Addictions on campus

When does having a good time turn bad? For college students, this can be when a coping mechanism, used to manage pain, fit in socially, or perform academically, becomes an addiction.

January 19, 2022 | by Rayelle Davis

5 ways to get the most out of your college years

Learn about 5 helpful ways you can enhance your college experience and life after graduation according to research done by Richard Detweiler.

January 14, 2022 | by Dr. Michael Nietzel

Five developments in higher education to watch in 2022

A new year with new challenges for higher education. Here are five developments to monitor as 2022 unfolds.

January 7, 2022 | by Dr. Michael Nietzel

On-campus vs off-campus housing

Finding accommodation as a university student is easier when you know the many options that are available.

December 13, 2021 | by DegreeChoices Staff

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What to do if you’re failing a class, a semester or a degree

It can be stressful knowing you're failing a class, semester, or entire degree, but there...

November 22, 2021 | by DegreeChoices Staff

Getting the support you need at college

Making the transition to college is a challenge academically and mentally. Find out what resources...

November 12, 2021 | by Jacqueline Belanger

The meteoric rise of varsity esports

Esports has come of age and gone to college. From varsity to professional esports, the...

November 2, 2021 | by Brandes Gress

Extracurricular activities on campus

Many extracurricular activities are available to students to meet new people and enhance their college...

November 1, 2021 | by Tom Czaban

Guide to studying abroad

Considering a semester or summer abroad? Read our guide to help you decide where to...

October 21, 2021 | by DegreeChoices Staff

How to recognize and deal with depression at college

Depression is common among college students. Discover in our guide how to recognize the signs...

July 27, 2021 | by Ana Mcginley

How to manage learning differences when preparing for college

Being a diverse learner shouldn't deter you from pursuing a college degree. Learn about the...

June 17, 2021 | by Leah Glennon

How to gain research experience as a student

Research experience helps boost academic understanding with real-world knowledge. Find out how and why you...

June 17, 2021 | by Jeremie Oliver

Coping as a college student during a pandemic

A look into how isolation from COVID-19 has affected college students, campus life, and ways...

March 23, 2021 | by Tamsin Copans

Will universities mandate COVID19 vaccinations?

As universities consider their plans to reopen, a decision needs to be made about compulsory...

March 17, 2021 | by Dewilka Simons

Online vs on-campus courses

This article by the team at Degree Choices looks at the pros and cons of...

January 27, 2021 | by Ana Mcginley

Tips to succeed for online learning courses

Read useful tips on focus and commitment, time management skills, and internet requirements to improve...

December 15, 2020 | by John O'Keefe

Dealing with culture shock in college

Some new students are overwhelmed by the experience and ill-equipped with the skills needed to...

November 22, 2020 | by Sarka Kadlecova