How to budget as a college student

College Budgeting

How to budget as a college student

Budgeting in college doesn't have to be complicated. Learn how to create a college student budget that works for you with these tips from Discover Student Loans.

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College Budgeting

How to Establish and Maintain Good Credit

Find out what goes into a credit score, and how to build and maintain good credit. Monitoring your credit can help catch problems before they become serious.

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College Budgeting

The College Money Saver Checklist

Learn tips for how to save money in college. Discover Student Loans shares this money management checklist for college students.

College Budgeting

What I Wish I Knew About Finances Before College

Whether you're paying for college tuition or learning to budget, it's important to understand your finances before starting college. Discover Student Loans offers pre-college budgeting tips for students.

Dual Enrollment - Can I Attend Two Colleges at the Same Time?

Academics

Dual Enrollment - Can I Attend Two Colleges at the Same Time?

Learn how dual enrollment in community college and a four year university can help you save money and time. Discover Student Loans outlines the benefits.

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Academics

Smart Studying Guide for College

As a college student, you'll need to do a lot of studying. Here is an infographic with studying tips for college that can help make the most of your study time.

Academics

How to Be Productive in College

Find out how to be productive in college using these approaches to your daily life. Here are some tips to help you be more productive during the day.

How to find and avoid conflict with your college roommate or suitemate

College Tips

How to find and avoid conflict with your college roommate or suitemate

Start your college roommate search with tips from Discover Student Loans. This guide covers your questions from finding a roommate to avoiding conflict.

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College Tips

How to Survive Moving Home After College

Moving home after college isn't everyone's first choice, but that doesn't mean it's not a great option. Discover Student Loans offers advice for making the most of living at home after college.

College Tips

College Survival

Here are tips to cover the basics of college survival. This infographic is here to help undergraduates get through college and enjoy life on campus.

College Tips

Choosing to Live on Campus or at Home

Choosing to live on campus or commuting and living at home is a big decision when considering what college to attend. Learn more about the pros and cons.

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Helpful terms to know

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Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP)

An eligibility requirement for borrowers, established by schools, to receive federal student aid.

Enrollment Status

The course load of a student, generally defined in terms of full-time, half-time, or less than half-time enrollment status.




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