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Applying to College

Career Development

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Career Guide for LGBTQ+ Students and Recent Grads

Are you an LGBTQ+ student or recent grad? Learn how to best navigate the professional workplace and make career decisions that are right for you.

Susan M.K. Howard

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Best Places to Work for LGBTQ+ Graduates

Are you a member of the LGBTQ+ community preparing for your first job out of college or looking to make a switch? Discover LGBTQ+-friendly workplaces.

Meredith Schneider

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The Great Resignation and the LGBTQ+ Workforce

The Great Resignation affects the LGBTQ+ community at work. Discover how the LGBTQ+ workforce is facing the Great Resignation.

Ellery Weil

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How to Make a Career Out of LGBTQ+ Advocacy

Those who are passionate about LGBTQ+ rights and issues may find a career in advocacy fulfilling. Learn how to make a career of LGBTQ+ advocacy.

Ellery Weil

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First-Generation Students’ Guide to Trade School

Interested in trade school but not sure where to start? What every first-generation student needs to know about trade school programs.

Kim-Ling Sun

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Career Guide for Women in Tech

The tech sector can offer high salaries and great perks. Learn about job search strategies, tips for success, and employment resources for women in tech.

Genevieve Carlton, Ph.D.

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Career Guide for Students With Disabilities

Discover the strategies college students with disabilities can use to determine a career path, search for a job, and navigate barriers to employment.

Bernard Grant, Ph.D.

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Career Guide for HBCU Students

Are you an HBCU student looking for a job? Check out this career guide for advice on entering the workforce as an HBCU graduate.

Staff Writers

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Expert Q&A: Employment for People With Disabilities

This article covers employment resources for individuals with disabilities and what college students with disabilities can do to prepare for the workforce.

Staff Writers

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Employers That Support DACA and Dreamers

Find employers that support the DACA program, and explore career resources available for Dreamers.

Bethanny Parker

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Guide to Military Careers

Today, there are many career opportunities for service members and civilians. Discover military careers that offer valuable experience after college.

Staff Writers

College Experience

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LGBTQ+ Study Abroad Resource Guide

This guide can be a resource for LGBTQ+ students who want to study abroad. Learn about programs, the friendliest countries for LGBTQ+ people, and more.

Staff Writers

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College Guide for International Students

Going to college as an international student? Gather the important information and resources you need to make the most of your college experience.

Vanesha McGee, M.Ed.

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College Guide for Black and African American Students

Black students face challenges at college. But with the right resources, they can thrive — find out more by reading this Black student college guide.

Staff Writers

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College Guide for Indigenous and Native American Students

Check out our college guide for Indigenous and Native American students. Learn about resources and organizations that support these learners.

Doug Wintemute

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College Guide for HBCU Students

Our list of resources can help aspiring and current HBCU students. Learn insider tips for applying to an HBCU and how to prepare for campus life.

Vanesha McGee, M.Ed.

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Student Homelessness and Basic Needs Insecurity

Many students experience food and housing insecurity. Learn how these insecurities affect students. Get tips for overcoming common barriers.

Staff Writers

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College Guide for Hispanic and Latino/a Students

Unique challenges may shape college experiences for Hispanic and Latino/a students. Learn more with our college guide for Hispanic and Latino/a learners.

Staff Writers

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Resources for Students With Basic Needs Insecurity

Many college students face food and housing insecurity. We've compiled a list of resources to help students get the help and support they need.

Staff Writers

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LGBTQ+ Students of Color Resource Guide

Learn about the experiences of LGBTQ+ students of color and what resources can assist them in navigating college.

Ciera Graham, Ph.D.

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Trans and Nonbinary Student Resource Guide

Learn about the experiences and challenges of transgender and nonbinary students, and find resources to help you choose a gender-inclusive campus.

R.B. Brooks, M.Ed.

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College Experience Guide for LGBTQ+ Students

Explore common experiences and challenges of LGBTQ+ college students and learn how you can ensure your campus supports and affirms LGBTQ+ students.

R.B. Brooks, M.Ed.

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College Guide for Students with Disabilities

Thanks to advocacy and legislation, students with disabilities can successfully navigate higher education. Read this guide to learn more.

Bernard Grant, Ph.D.

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Resource Guide for Students with Psychiatric Disabilities

For students with mental health conditions, successfully transitioning to college rests on a number of factors. Learn how to succeed.

Bernard Grant, Ph.D.

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Resource Guide for Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Students

Find out what to expect and what resources are available for Deaf and hard-of-hearing students preparing for college.

Doug Wintemute

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Resource Guide for Students with Learning Disabilities

Students with learning disabilities sometimes find college overwhelming. Find resources, and discover different types of learning disabilities.

Bernard Grant, Ph.D.

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Resource Guide for Students With Physical Disabilities

Thanks to disability laws, students with physical disabilities can achieve a college education. Read this guide to find resources for navigating higher education.

Bernard Grant, Ph.D.

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Resource Guide for Students With Visual Impairments

What is visual impairment? Learn more about useful visual accommodations and resources for students with visual impairments.

Whitney Sandoval

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The Student Guide for ROTC Programs

ROTC can help you fulfill your personal and professional goals and pay for college. Check out our guide to learn more.

Staff Writers

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College Guide for Military Service Members and Student Veterans

Learn about resources for military students and student veterans available through the nation's top military-friendly colleges.

Meg Whitenton

College Rankings

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Best HBCUs for LGBTQ+ Students

More HBCUs are creating spaces and programs for LGBTQ+ students. Check out our list of the top LGBTQ+-friendly HBCUs.

Ciera Graham, Ph.D.

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Best Online Military-Friendly Colleges of 2022

Online military-friendly colleges support active-duty military personnel, veterans, and their families. Find out which schools provide the best support.

Staff Writers

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Top Women’s Colleges in 2022

Women's colleges are dedicated to women's academic excellence. Check out the top women's colleges investing in the higher education of women.

Vanesha McGee, M.Ed.

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Best Historically Black Colleges and Universities of 2022

Learn about the best historically black colleges and universities, discover key facts, such as the tuition rate & prerequisites to graduate.

Staff Writers

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The Best Colleges for LGBTQ+ Students in 2022

Increased visibility of LGBTQ+ students on campuses has increased the need for support networks. Here are the top-ranked colleges for LGBTQ+ support.

Debbi Johnson-Rais, Ed.D.

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Best Colleges for Hispanic Students of 2021

These colleges have a high number of Hispanic students in attendance and have programs and offerings dedicated to Hispanic and Latino/a heritage.

Staff Writers

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Colleges With the Most International Students

We've ranked the top Colleges With the Most International Students. Compare schools by cost and convenience. Earn your degree today!

Staff Writers

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The Best Colleges for Jewish Communities

For many incoming Jewish freshmen, the presence of a Jewish student body is crucial. Learn more about the top schools with active Jewish communities.

Staff Writers

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The Best College for LGBTQ+ Students In Each State

There are colleges in every state that provide notable LGBTQ+ support services. Find out which schools made our list for best colleges for LGBTQ+ students in each state.

Debbi Johnson-Rais, Ed.D.

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The Most Diverse Colleges

These top-rated schools embrace a diverse student population, bringing together people from backgrounds as varied as the academic programs available.

Staff Writers

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Best Women’s College Basketball Teams

Women's basketball is dominated by a handful of extremely talented teams. Our rankings consider team unity, a successful coach and talented players.

Staff Writers

General DEI Resources

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Tools and Resources for Bilingual and ELL Students

Learn how to navigate the college environment as a bilingual or ELL student. Use our guide to help develop skills and find resources to succeed.

Bethanny Parker

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Guide to Understanding Personal Pronouns

What are your pronouns? This guide shares why pronoun use is important, how it supports LGBTQ+ mental wellness, and what to do when we make mistakes.

R.B. Brooks, M.Ed.

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Parent and Family Guide for LGBTQ+ Students

Over 5% of people in the United States identify as LGBTQ+. Here's how parents can support LGBTQ+ students in educational spaces.

Catherine Lafuente

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Guide for Parents and Family of Undocumented Students

Applying for college can be stressful for the parents and family of undocumented students. Read this guide and see how you can help your student succeed.

Meg Whitenton

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Professional Guide for Working With Students With Disabilities

Society often marginalizes students with disabilities. Read this guide to learn inclusive practices for working with disabled college students.

Bernard Grant, Ph.D.

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College Resources for Diverse and Multicultural Students

Intended to help students build strong networks, national diversity organizations provide platforms and support for students of all backgrounds.

Staff Writers

Language Translations

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Guía Para Estudiantes Indocumentados

Muchos estudiantes indocumentados son víctimas de las circunstancias. Sin embargo, si un estudiante indocumentado se dedica al ir a la universidad.

Staff Writers

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Guía universitaria para estudiantes indocumentados y con DACA

Explore esta guía completa que proporciona conocimientos, educación y recursos para los estudiantes universitarios indocumentados y con DACA.

Staff Writers

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Becas para estudiantes indocumentados

Consulte nuestra lista de becas para estudiantes indocumentados. Averigüe cómo puede afectar la ciudadanía y la situación legal al acceso a la ayuda financiera.

Doug Wintemute

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Guía de solicitud de ingreso al instituto para estudiantes indocumentados

Conozca los pasos esenciales que deben seguir los estudiantes indocumentados para completar el proceso de solicitud de ingreso al instituto.

Staff Writers

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Ayuda financiera para estudiantes indocumentados

Descubra qué tipo de ayuda financiera está disponible para los estudiantes indocumentados. Conozca sus derechos antes de solicitarla.

Doug Wintemute

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Herramientas y recursos para estudiantes bilingües y estudiantes del idioma inglés

Aprenda a desenvolverse en el entorno universitario como estudiante bilingüe o ELL (estudiante del idioma inglés). Utilice nuestra guía para que le ayude a desarrollar habilidades y encontrar recursos para tener éxito.

Bethanny Parker

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Empleadores que apoyan DACA y a los Dreamers

Encuentre empleadores que apoyan el programa Acción Diferida para los Llegados en la Infancia (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, DACA) y explore los recursos profesionales disponibles para los Dreamers.

Bethanny Parker

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Becas Para Estudiantes Hispanos

No permita que las finanzas impedan al éxito de sus metas académicas. Haga clic para leer más sobre las becas y subvenciones disponibles.

Staff Writers

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Descripción General de la Asistencia Financiera

Con esta guía, identifique y explore los tipos de ayuda financiera con un énfasis en educarse sobre las opciones que merecen su consideración.

Staff Writers

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Plan Universitario para Padres y Estudiantes

Esta lista, organizada por grado, recalca las fechas límites y los puntos de referencia importantes para la planificación universitaria que encontrará en la educación superior.

Staff Writers

Mental Health

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For Native and Indigenous Students, Mental Health Access and Education Is Key

Native students' mental health conditions may be rooted in historical trauma. Learn about their experiences and need for culturally competent healthcare.

Kwynn Gonzalez-Pons

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Mental Health for Hispanic and Latino/a Students

Learn more about Latino/a mental health, what barriers can limit care, and how to find support and resources.

Doug Wintemute

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Mental Health for Student Veterans

Mental health resources are available to student veterans on and off campus. Identify support to overcome barriers using our mental health guide.

Stephanie Szitanyi, Ph.D.

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Breaking Down Mental Health Stigmas in the Latino/a Community

Latino/a college students come from a diverse community with unique barriers to mental health treatment. Learn more on how to take care of your mental health.

Jenika McCrayer

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Mental Health for Native and Indigenous American Students

Culturally connected mental health resources can help boost academic success for Native and Indigenous American students.

Debbi Johnson-Rais, Ed.D.

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Mental Health for Black and African American Students

Black and African American college students experience disparities in mental health care. Read this guide to find support, including online resources.

Bernard Grant, Ph.D.

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Mental Health for Asian American and Pacific Islander Students

The mental health of Asian American and Pacific Islander students needs recognition and understanding to overcome barriers. Read more for helpful resources.

Kathrine Yets

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Mental Health for Students With Disabilities

For students with disabilities, adequate care for mental health is a key component to academic success. Find independent support and campus services in this guide.

Jenika McCrayer

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Mental Health for LGBTQ+ Students

LGBTQ+ students face barriers that negatively impact their mental wellness. This guide provides resources for finding affirming mental health support.

R.B. Brooks, M.Ed.

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Mental Health for First-Generation Students

First-generation college students face unique mental health challenges. Find out what type of support is typically available and what barriers still exist.

Amanda Svachula

Scholarships and Financial Resources

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Scholarships for ROTC Students

Thinking about joining the ROTC and applying for its scholarships? Here's what you need to know about the requirements.

Catherine Lafuente

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Financial Aid for LGBTQ+ College Students

LGBTQ+ students can run into institutional barriers when it comes to financial aid. Find our tips for navigating grants, loans, and LGBTQ+ scholarships.

Lyss Welding

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Scholarships for Asian American and Pacific Islander Students

It can be hard for AAPI students to find college funding. Check out these scholarships, grants, and financial resources for Asian American and Pacific Islander students in college.

Kathrine Yets

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Scholarships for Texas Students

Students in Texas can get money for tuition that doesn't need to be repaid. Discover how you can apply for scholarships in Texas.

Nalea Ko

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Scholarships for Community College Students

Community college is an excellent option for an affordable education. Learn about available community college scholarships and grants in our short guide.

Sharon Wilfong

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Financial Literacy for Hispanic and Latino/a Students

Are you a Hispanic or Latino/a college student looking to build financial literacy? Learn about personal financial literacy in this comprehensive guide.

Staff Writers

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Financial Literacy for Asian American and Pacific Islander Students

Learn how to improve your financial stability and independence. Check out these resources for AAPI students to build key financial education skills.

Vanesha McGee, M.Ed.

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Financial Literacy for Black and African American Students

Learn about a variety of resources on financial literacy for Black and African American college students and where to find education and support.

Staff Writers

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Scholarships for Black and African American Students

Many organizations and schools offer college scholarships for Black and African American students. Learn about the top scholarships for these learners.

Staff Writers

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Financial Aid for Military Service Members and Student Veterans

Military service members can use veteran education benefits to pay for college. Learn how to make the most of the benefits you've earned.

Heather Mullinix

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Financial Aid for Students With Disabilities

Learn more about available resources to help students with disabilities attend college and pay for their education.

Heather Mullinix

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Scholarships for Military Service Members and Student Veterans

Veteran scholarships help military students overcome financial challenges to attending college. Find veteran scholarships for college.

Heather Mullinix

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Scholarships for Students With Disabilities

Many scholarships exist to help students with specific disabilities continue their education. Learn about scholarships for people with disabilities.

Heather Mullinix

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Scholarships for Military Dependents and Families

Military dependents make many sacrifices for their loved ones. Scholarships and aid for military dependents can help them achieve their educational goals.

Heather Mullinix

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Scholarships for HBCU Students

Learn how HBCU scholarships and grants can help Black students pay for college. Fund your degree through alternatives to student loans.

Meg Whitenton

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College Guide for DACA and Undocumented Students

Explore this comprehensive guide that provides awareness, education, and resources for undocumented and DACA college students.

Staff Writers

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Scholarships for Hispanic and Latino/a Students

Don't let finances stand in the way of achieving your educational goals. Click through to read more about the scholarships and grants available to you.

Meg Whitenton

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Scholarships for Women

Many scholarships for women are available, but finding them can be daunting. Browse our list of the best scholarships for women by field and degree.

Alison Plaut

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Scholarships for Native American Students

Learn about scholarships available to Native American students, and discover ways to help pay for your postsecondary education.

Doug Wintemute

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Financial Aid Opportunities for Students of Color

Explore our list of scholarships for students of color. Find out who qualifies, how to apply, and where to find additional resources.

Doug Wintemute

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College Scholarships for LGBTQ+ Students

As a prominent minority group, we've outlined a wide range of LGBTQ+ scholarships and financial aid opportunities available for college students.

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Voting and Political Engagement