Moving to Fordham University: Rose Hill Campus

Picture this: you’re walking to class while sipping coffee and gazing at green grass, tree-lined streets and gorgeous Gothic architecture.  Well, that’s going to be you if you’re moving to Fordham University’s Rose Hill campus!  Founded in 1841, Fordham is a private, nonprofit research university in the north Bronx, New York.  Your college experience is […]

Tips for Moving Out of State to College

Moving out of state to college—it can be fun, emotional, and sometimes stressful. There is a lot you can’t control, but there are some things you can. Here are some tips on how to make your college move a smooth(er) one. Pack with a Purpose If you’ve ever stood inside a dorm room, you know […]

Moving to Howard University

Veritas et Utilitas, or “Truth and Service” will be the new motto to live by when you move to Howard University.  Founded in 1867, Howard is a private research university located in Washington, D.C.  About 11,000 students study a wide variety of programs at Howard while also servicing many communities.  Read up on these Howard […]

Moving to Tufts University

If you’re about to attend Tufts University, prepare to study at one of the top schools in the nation while living in a quaint New England setting.  Tufts was founded in 1852, and the main campus is located in Medford, Massachusetts.  The school currently has over 11,500 students at four campuses.  Before you hurry over […]

Moving to Notre Dame

Prepare to enter Fighting Irish territory!  Established in 1842, the University of Notre Dame is a private Catholic research university located near South Bend, Indiana.  The Leprechaun motto is “Vita Dulcedo Spes,” or “Life, Sweetness, Hope.”  If you’re about to move to Notre Dame, take a look at these university details and tips for moving […]

Moving to Sarah Lawrence College

Are you ready to move to the school that Princeton Review listed as having the best faculty in America?  Sarah Lawrence College is a private liberal arts college that was established in 1926 in Yonkers, New York.  With a highly individualized method of education, the school’s motto is “Wisdom with understanding.”  Noteworthy graduates of SLC include actors […]

Moving to Duke University

It’s time to move to one of the highest ranked universities in the nation!  With nearly 15,000 students, Duke University is located in Durham, North Carolina and occupies nearly 8,600 acres on three campuses.  Duke is a private research university that was founded in 1838, its motto being “Eruditio et Religio” or “Knowledge and Faith.”  Before […]

Moving to The Catholic University of America

“Deus Lux Mea Est” or “God is my light” is the official motto of The Catholic University of America (CUA). Lying in the Nation’s Capital, CUA is the only national Catholic university and is home to over 6,000 undergraduate and graduate students. In fact, it was founded by Catholic Bishops and given a charter by […]

Moving to Fort Worth

Fort Worth is “where the West begins!” It’s also the fifth largest city in the state of Texas and makes up one-third of the Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington metropolitan area. Originally, Fort Worth was an army outpost overlooking the Trinity River. Today this North Central city, known as “Cowtown”, is steeped in its Western heritage. If you’re […]

What to do as a College Freshman

With senior year of high school complete and a diploma under your belt, a familiar chapter of your life has come to an end. You may be packing up one stage of life, but it is just the beginning to new experiences and opportunities at college. Transitioning from the former big man on campus to […]

6 Tips for Adjusting to an Empty Nest

When kids move on to college, it can be hard for parents to redefine themselves or adjust to living without their kids in the home.  It can be an emotional time for parents and the kids.  Below are six tips for adjusting to an empty nest. 1. Plan Ahead Get involved with the moving experience. […]

College Moving Tips: Temporary Storage

Are you a college student heading home for break or maybe even traveling abroad? Regardless of your situation, you may be a little stressed and might need some help. Here is an overview of services that will help alleviate the stress and headache of moving and storing your items to and from college. Services like Collegeboxes let you […]