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Affording your four years at IU: Tip #5 by Samantha Stutsman
Utilize your student activities fee. Every semester you pay $101.79. This fee allows students to take advantage of opportunities all over campus for little to no cost. Yes, adventuring off campus is...
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Affording your four years at IU: Tip #4 by Samantha Stutsman
The eats at IU.  Just in time for the August 1st deadline to change your meal plan.  Go standard.  For those of you who are moving into the dorms, it's obviously essential that you have a meal plan. My...
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Affording your four years at IU: Tip #1 by Samantha Stutsman
College is expensive. From tuition to housing to meal plans, the costs just keep racking up. After spending four years at IU, I've learned a few things about getting the most for your money and saving...
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Hello biz kids!!! Whether you're a direct or standard admit, reluctant business major by parental force or a future School of Business celebrity, welcome to the Kelley life! Hodge Hall aka your...
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Scored: my dining hall experience
The downright, no fluff, straight truth about my freshman year dining hall experience. Keep in mind I lived in McNutt and scores are based on food quality and accessibility. Gresham Food Court (Northwest)  Oh Gresh…let it be known that the only thing...
Living Life in the Front Row
How do you live life in the Front Row? This was the question asked by Independent Council (IC) at our second annual Front Row Foundation Benefit...
Is Going Greek Right For You? - Responsibilities of Joining a Sorority
College is full of unfamiliar territory. You find yourself confronted with choosing a perfect major, making new friends and growing as an adult. Exploring what IU’s campus has to offer is a fantastic...

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Affording your four years at IU: Tip #5
Utilize your student activities fee. Every semester you pay $101.79. This fee allows students to take advantage of opportunities all over campus for little to no cost. Yes, adventuring off campus is fun, but it can also get expensive.Don't waste this $100, check out what campus has to offer.  What...
Affording your four years at IU: Tip #4
The eats at IU.  Just in time for the August 1st deadline to change your meal plan.  Go standard.  For those of you who are moving into the dorms, it's obviously essential that you have a meal plan. My suggestion: get the standard plan. For the average eater this is more than enough. When you factor...
Affording your four years at IU: Tip #3
I graduated from college debt free thanks to my parents. They opened a 529 plan for me when I was just a little girl. Bonds were bought in preparation of my four years, checks were written specifically for the college fund etc. It was an important cause that my family members wanted to contribute to...
What if my roommate isn't my best friend?
I was coming into IU from out of state, with no possibility of weekend trips home, no preparation for the unpredictable Indiana weather and no friends. So I felt pressured to find the perfect roommate. I had heard what I now know to be a myth: that your roommate had the power to make or break your...
Summertime blues: 5 things to do when you're missing IU
I'm what they call an "out-of-state" student. I was born and raised in a small town in northern New Jersey and when I decided to go to college far away from home, I never thought I would fall in love with Bloomington, Indiana as much as I did. With one year at IU under my belt, Bloomington has...

 

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Affording your four years at IU: Tip #3
I graduated from college debt free thanks to my parents. They opened a 529 plan for me when I was just a little girl. Bonds were bought in preparation of my four years,...
What if my roommate isn't my best friend?
I was coming into IU from out of state, with no possibility of weekend trips home, no preparation for the unpredictable Indiana weather and no friends. So I felt...
Summertime blues: 5 things to do when you're missing IU
I'm what they call an "out-of-state" student. I was born and raised in a small town in northern New Jersey and when I decided to go to college far away from home, I never...
So you're thinking about living in the KLLC...
The Kelley Living Learning Center, or KLLC for short. No, we're not all business nerds (at least not completely). The KLLC is located on the north side of McNutt, it's...
Being a Hoosier: Is IU the right place for you?
I've talked a lot about all of the important decisions that you'll make once you're in college, but I realized that I neglected to talk about the biggest decision of all:...
The Downright Truth About College
College is hard, its like a non stop roller coaster --- there are the ups and downs, even times when you feel a bit sick to your stomach. College students are some of the...
Your freshman year guide to Kelley
Hello biz kids!!! Whether you're a direct or standard admit, reluctant business major by parental force or a future School of Business celebrity, welcome to the Kelley...
A letter to incoming freshman: all about orientation, move-in day, etc.
To those of you who will be joining the Hoosier family very soon, I have a few (okay, more than a few) words of advice for you. Live in the moment You've either graduated...
The Scoop on New Student Orientation at IU
So now that you've been accepted to one of the best universities out there ( CONGRATULATIONS!!), and you've probably finished your housing applications, the next thing on...
Being a Hoosier: Is IU the right place for you?
I've talked a lot about all of the important decisions that you'll make once you're in college, but I realized that I neglected to talk about the biggest decision of all:...
So your mom's coming to visit: what to do?
My mother came to visit me for the first time and I really wanted to show her the best of Bloomington. She was only here for a weekend, and I wanted to make the most out...
Btown Summer Hot Spots: Griffy Lake
If you're in Bloomington for the summer, or even at the beginning or end of the school year, there are a million different things you can do in the hot weather. I'm just...