College Bound: Moving to Virginia Tech

Congratulations on your decision to attend Virginia Tech! Moving to Virginia Tech marks a transition in your life into young adulthood and independence. There is a lot to look forward to over the next four years. Virginia Tech is the home of beautiful hokie-stone buildings, and more than 31,000 undergraduate students. For most students, dorm […]

College Bound: Moving to the University of Wisconsin- Madison

Congratulations on deciding to begin your college career at the University of Wisconsin. Moving to the University of Wisconsin- Madison is an exciting time, and the journey ahead of you is a valuable and rewarding one. The community culture of UW Madison has been shaped by the “Wisconsin Idea,” which seeks to infuse the benefits […]

Top 10 College Graduation Gifts

Whether they’ll be starting a new career, or traveling the world to visit exotic places, the college graduate in your life is moving on to the next chapter in their life. They’ve graduated, and now it’s time to celebrate their achievements. Here are some great college graduation gifts you can give them to help them […]

College Bound: Moving to Texas A&M

If you are moving to Texas A&M, congratulations on your decision to become an Aggie! If you don’t know, an Aggie is a student at Texas A&M. TAMU is the largest university in Texas, and offers ample student life activities that span from athletics to the Corps of Cadets. The colors are maroon and white, […]

College Bound: Moving to Boston

So you’re moving to Boston for college? Congratulations, many of the top colleges are located here and there is a lot going on in this energetic city. Before you set off on your moving journey, there are some very important things you should know about moving to Boston. The city is small with limited space […]

College Bound: Tips for Moving to Ole Miss

Congratulations on deciding to attend the University of Mississippi, more commonly known as Ole Miss. The mascot here is the Rebel Black Bear and the school colors are Crimson and Yale Blue. Ole Miss is known for its beautiful campus and strong Greek life. If you are preparing to move into the dorms (or a […]

College Bound: Tips for Moving to Florida State University

When it comes to your college experience, you are already off on the right foot just based on your locale! Moving to Florida State University means that for the next four years you get to enjoy sunshine, and lots of it! You’ll also enjoy tailgating at FSU’s Indian Village, and the FSU birthday tradition of […]

College Bound: Tips for Moving to the University of Georgia

Congratulations on being accepted into the University of Georgia. While the costumed mascot at your school is Hairy Dawg, the more traditional English Bulldog named  “Uga” also makes an appearance at each home and away game. The current mascot is Uga IX. He is the ninth bulldog mascot since the original 1956 Uga. The colors […]

Going Home for Summer Break: What to Do with Your Stuff

Going home for summer break is a time of mixed emotions. You have one more round of finals behind you (whew!), but now you’ve got to arrange to store or ship your belongings from your dorm while you go home for the summer. The good news? There’s no need to stress. In this post, we’ll […]

Tips for Moving Out of the Dorms

When you weren’t spending nights studying for seemingly pointless prerequisite classes, you were probably eating Ramen noodles and trying to remember when the last time you did laundry was.  Living in the dorms was a unique experience, but now you’re ready to venture out into the world and move onto the next chapter of  life. […]

4 Mobile Apps for Driving Your Car to College

The time has come… You’re off to college. Independence, academic challenge, new friends and memorable experiences are waiting. Every year, thousands of high school graduates drive long distances to their new on-campus home. In fact, many of these soon-to-be college freshman drive across multiple state lines to in order to reach their final destination. If […]

Insider’s Scoop: Moving to College

It seems like the trending topic this week is moving to college. You know it’s about that time when you live in a college town and all you see is U-Haul trucks! There are a lot of factors to consider when you’re moving to college or moving a family member to college.  Many  young adults […]