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Top 5 Tech Gadgets for College

By Emily Roseman, Alumna of American University Tech gadgets today come and go as quickly as the hottest fashion trend. But whether you are currently a social media diva on the campus or just trying to stay plugged in, getting on top of the tech totem pole can get tricky, and yes, expensive! Here are

Sorority 101: The Truth About Frat Boys

By Erin Cunningham, George Washington University Once upon a time, we all dreamed of the moment we’d escape the immaturity lurking in our high school hallways and lunch room cafeterias. Forget all those crushes we harbored and the many times our hearts were broken by jerky boys who just didn’t get it. We were excited

Win a Dormify Pillow and Throw in the BTS Bash!

Hello Chicsters! In this week of the Back-to-School Bash Giveaway, you’ll have the opportunity to win a Paintica Chevron Pillow and Throw from Dormify. These pieces would definitely be a great addition to any college girl’s room, as they are unique and make a statement. But  not only do they add to the decor, but they’re

Congratulations to the First Week Winner in the BTS Bash!

Congratulations to Nomfundo G., who is the winner of our U Chic book set and an e-reader! Want to win one of our awesome Back-to-School Bash prizes? Keep checking back every Tuesday for information on that week’s prize. All you have to do to enter is to become a fan of UChic’s Facebook page and enter

Need Something Cool for the Dorm Room? Enter UChic’s Back-to-School Bash Giveaway!

Hey Chicsters! School was out for the summer, but now that we’re into the month of August, it’s time for you to whip out the pencils and paper and head back to campus. We want to make your transition back to school even better than ever, which is why we’ve teamed up with some of

The Ultimate Guide to Preventing the Freshman 15

By Megan O’Connell, University of Wisconsin–Platteville Diet, exercise, water, sleep; we hear these things in reference to avoiding the Freshman 15 all the time. The problem is that the explanations given as to why each of these things is so important is always chock-full of scientific jargon that we quit reading after a few sentences.

5 Things Your Teen Needs to Do Now to Prepare for College

After countless of hours spent on college applications, getting good grades and enjoying the final senior moments of high school, it’s time to help your teen decide which college is best for them.

But before settling on a school, here are five things your teen needs to do now to prepare for college!

Dorm Room Essentials for Less

Every summer, there are thousands of kids around the country who are biting their nails, making to-do lists and gearing up for their first year of college.

When you move out of your parents’ house and into a dorm room, there is so much that changes. You are living a new life that is completely different from anything you have ever experienced before.

Heading to life in the dorms can be pretty scary, but you will make it through. Here’s a guide to buying everything you need for your freshman year living situation.

Join Us for the U Chic Back-to-School Bash!

Summer has flown by and the back-to-school season is nearly upon us! What better way to celebrate the season than with a big BACK-TO-SCHOOL BASH?

We couldn't agree more.

Your friends at U Chic have teamed up with several of your favorite brands to gather the products you need for campus as part of our six-week long Back-to-School Bash Giveaway!

Excess Baggage: Hang-ups You Need to Leave Behind Before You Head Off to College

You’re moving away to college within the next few weeks, so it’s time for a major reality check: Your life is about to change drastically and that can be a really scary thing to fully comprehend.

Holding on to the past can be comforting, but it's only going to hold YOU back once you start your life as a college student. The best way to make a fresh start is stop being helpless, to let go of what you can't change and to ditch any bad habits you’ve accumulated over the years.