Campus Life

Are You and Your Professor on the Same Page? Check the Mindset List.

You call your parents old all the time, but what has changed since they went to college? What do you know to be fact that they've learned as it came out? Think about all the things you take for granted (including reading this Web page) and see how your mindsets measure up with the Class of 2015 Mindset list. 

How to Make the Most of Your Senior Year

After four (or five) years of hitting the books, the end of college is in sight! Here's some advice to help you make your senior year even better than you imagined.

Trend Report: Spice Up Your Space With Photos

Looking for a way to spruce up your dorm room or apartment without too much effort or money? Using photographs is a great way to do this!

SAT Prep Guide For High School Seniors


Although I don’t typically like to show off my teenage addictions (I can pretty much quote every episode of Dawson’s Creek, and I have the annoyed friends to prove it), this quote was just too perfect not to impart to all you UChic-ers out there. With fall just around the corner, most high school seniors (and even juniors) are stressing out about those three little letters: SAT. So here are some tips to make sure you get that perfect score you (or your dream school) are looking for.

Trend Report: Rainbows Sandals

Looking for a fun, summer treat while the summer still lasts? Check out Rainbow sandals -- they can be monogrammed and last forever, according to our U Chic expert. 

Will Work for Work Billboards – Resume of the Future?


Are you a recent graduate looking for a job? Think you're desperate? The question may no longer be "are you desperate," but more "how desperate are you." Alisha Madkins was so desparate that she tied a billboard to herself, after some advice from a homeless man, and walked around Boston for hours looking for a gig. The result? 

Twitter Users All College Students Should Follow


Here's some Twitter users we think you (and your parents) should follow. Don't forget to join in on our @UniversityChic #UChic Twitter Tuesday Chats beginning on Thursday, July 14 at 9 p.m. ET. 

Five Ways to Simplify Move-in Day


Move-in day is often hectic for parents and students, but it doesn't have to be. Try these five quick organizational tips to make your move-in day as painless as possible!

Help Stop Sexual Violence on Campus


The American Association of University Women (AAUW) has a petition you can sign online to help stop sexual violence on campus as a part of their overall mission to help improve and enrich the lives of University Women across America. 

Preparing for College Orientation


As an incoming freshman, college orientation seemed like a pointless, waste of my time. However, most orientations activities and seminars, although boring and instructional at times, are scheduled with students’ best interests in mind.