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Get Organized: 5 Tips for the Back to School Season

By IvyWise on Wed, Aug 21, 2019 @ 10:00 AM

Stay on Top of Your To-Do List With These Organizational Musts

For many students, the transition from summer break to the new school year can feel a bit overwhelming. In order to stay on top of your to-do list and build a strong foundation for the year, it’s essential that your organizational skills are up to par.

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Preparing for Back to School: How to End the Summer on a Positive Note

By IvyWise on Fri, Aug 09, 2019 @ 10:00 AM

Make the Most of Your Final Days of Summer and Get Motivated for the Year Ahead

For many students, the final weeks of summer break are either here or fast approaching. Although it’s important to shift gears and prepare for the back to school season, students should also focus on making the most of their summer opportunities.

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6 Items Rising Seniors Can Check Off Their To-Do Lists Before School Starts

By IvyWise on Fri, Aug 02, 2019 @ 10:00 AM

Get Ready for Senior Year By Staying Organized and Planning Ahead

Most rising seniors have a lot on their to-do lists in order to prepare for the college application process this fall. Students who get a jumpstart on the process before school is back in session and are often at a major advantage because they're able to make the most of senior year and keep stress at bay.

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How to Set (and Stick to) Goals for the School Year

By IvyWise on Wed, Jul 31, 2019 @ 10:00 AM

Start the New School Year Off Right By Setting Your Own Objectives

Much like New Year’s resolutions in January, it can be helpful for students to create their own set of goals in advance of the new school year. Coming in with a list of defined objectives can help you stay focused and committed to taking the steps needed in order to achieve your big-picture dreams.

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Managing Back-to-School Stress This Fall

By IvyWise on Wed, Aug 29, 2018 @ 12:31 PM

Don’t Let Back-to-School Stress Ruin an Exciting Semester

The back-to-school season can bring a lot of excitement with a new semester, new classes, and maybe even a new school for some students. But with that excitement can sometimes come anxiety as students adjust to a new routine and continue their college prep – or even start on college applications.

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Back to School 101: Here's How to Save Money on Textbooks

By IvyWise on Thu, Aug 09, 2018 @ 10:27 AM

First-Year College Students’ Guide to Buying Textbooks

 

Back-to-school season is upon us, and as students across the globe prepare for their first year in college, there are a lot of extra expenses to consider outside of tuition and room and board – most notably the cost of textbooks. For first-year students who have never bought their textbooks before, navigating this new experience can be tricky. However, there are ways to shop smart for your textbooks this fall.

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Dr. Kat’s Top Back to School Apps

By IvyWise on Wed, Aug 31, 2016 @ 02:54 PM

Some of the Best Organization and College Prep Apps for Students This Fall

 

Time to go back to school? There’s an app for that! Start off the new school year by downloading these apps that will help you stay organized throughout the fall.

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Academic and College Admissions Prep Goals for 2014

By IvyWise on Thu, Jan 09, 2014 @ 01:11 PM

Academic Resolutions Students Should Actually Keep This Year

It’s a new semester, and a new chance for students to make the most of their school year! While it’s easy to just go through the motions until summer break, now is the time for students to set themselves apart by getting more involved and setting challenging goals for the school year.

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Back to School Tips for High School Students

By IvyWise on Wed, Jul 31, 2013 @ 10:15 AM

Tackling College Admissions, One Grade at a Time

Your next year of high school is around the corner, but don’t fret! IvyWise is here to help you plan for the future, and prepare for what’s to come. Whether you’ll be entering high school for the first time, or already planning for college next year, we have advice to help you start the year strong, and maintain the drive through the fall, winter, and spring. 

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