Tips and Advice

Browse this collection of articles for information regarding college, careers, financial aid and more.

Career Planning

5 Steps to a Goof-Proof Resume

6 Ways to Make LinkedIn Work for You

Cleaning Up your Online Presence

Crafting the Perfect Elevator Pitch

Explore Careers through Job Shadowing

Four Websites to Help You Find the Perfect Internship

Phone Interviews: Some Insight on Being Out-Of-Sight

Post Graduation Job Search Resources at Your Fingertips

Secrets to a Successful Interview

Set Yourself Apart with a Combination of Core and Soft Skills

Social Media and the Job Hunt

Spring is Internship Season!

College Prep

Four Ways to Avoid College Application Fees

Get a Head Start on College by Taking AP Exams

How Senior Year Plus Programs can Help You Save Money in College

Make the Most of the Summer Before College

Picking A College

Should You Take the ACT® or SAT®?

Financial Aid

The Essentials of Private Student Loans

FAFSA Filing Tips

FAFSA Verification and the IRS Transcript Process

Finding Scholarships: It's Worth the Effort

Make a Resolution to Complete Your FAFSA Early

Minimize Student Loan Debt


Tips to Help New Grads Stay On Top of Student Debt

Unusual Ways to Help Pay for College

What to Expect if You Are Selected for Verification

Tips for College Students

10 Ways College Students Can Stay On Top of their Finances

Dress for Success - Understanding Business Casual

Furnishing Your First Apartment for Less!

Get Involved On Campus

Holiday Shopping Tips to Prevent Overspending

Study Abroad Basics

Take Advantage of Academic Advising Sessions

Printed from the Iowa College Student Aid Commission website on April 27, 2018 at 1:25am.