While you may be excited to start classes and make new friends, you might not be looking forward to moving into a room the size of a shoebox—only half of which is actually yours. The good news is that your tiny college dorm room and tight budget don’t have to stop you from having a stylish space. Read on for tips and tricks to make the most out of your new surroundings.
Studies show that safety is a top concern for students looking to spend a semester abroad. While research suggests that these programs have many benefits, it’s also important for students to feel safe while away from home. Here are our top 5 tips for securing your safety while studying in an unfamiliar country.
You may not think you have any ridesharing options besides Lyft and Uber, but there’s good news: you do! Although Lyft and Uber dominate the app-based ridesharing game, there are many other services to choose from, depending on where you’re living or where you’ll be traveling.
Sick of chicken patties and pizza from the dining hall? Luckily for you, Emerson College is in the heart of Boston’s busy Theater District, which means there are tons of restaurants within walking distance—and many are student budget-friendly.
Don’t feel like you have to stay holed up in your dorm when it’s drizzling out—there are a lot of cool (and cheap!) things to do in Boston that don’t require sunny weather. Read on for our top 5 rainy day favorites.
Being a college student is expensive. Between groceries, nights out with friends, textbooks—and, of course, your tuition payments—it can be tough to make a limited budget work. Thankfully, there are a ton of companies that offer student discounts to make your life easier!