Ascent Blog

7 Ways to Volunteer as A College Student During the Holiday Season
Oct 13, 2020/By: Erica Arvanitis/In: Blog, For College Students, For High School Students, For Students
The holiday season is just around the corner – are you searching for a way to give back? Volunteering can… Read More >
7 Financial Wellness Podcasts for College Students
Sep 30, 2020/By: Erica Arvanitis/In: Blog, For College Students, For Cosigners, For High School Students, For Parents and Cosigners
At Ascent, we provide free resources to help you throughout college, which may include links to third-party websites (where security… Read More >
What’s Your Side Hustle? 7 Creative Ways Students Pay for College
Sep 16, 2020/By: Erica Arvanitis/In: Blog, For College Students, For High School Students, For Students
While studying and acing midterms can often seem like a full-time job in itself, it doesn’t quite pay the bills… Read More >
Ascent Wins National and Local Awards for Supporting Students and Employees
Sep 08, 2020/By: Ascent Student Loans/In: In the Press, News
Ascent is dedicated to helping students and their families pay for college, as well as cultivate a strong company culture… Read More >
How to Write an Effective Cover Letter
Sep 03, 2020/By: Alexis Juarez | SDSU Ascent Intern/In: Blog, For College Students, For High School Students, For Schools, For Students
Launch into your future career by taking the time to create an effective cover letter as you apply for part-time… Read More >
New Financial Wellness Resources for Students and Parents
Aug 26, 2020/By: Ascent Student Loans/In: In the Press, News
Ascent announced the launch of a new financial wellness assessment to educate students and parents on how to take out… Read More >
6 Tips to Build Your Personal Brand as a Student and Beyond
Aug 25, 2020/By: Alexis Juarez | SDSU Ascent Intern/In: Blog, For College Students, For Cosigners, For High School Students, For Students
When someone mentions your name, what would you like them to say about you? We often think of branding as… Read More >
Your 2020 Guide to Voting in College: Tips for Students and First-Time Voters
Aug 20, 2020/By: Erica Arvanitis/In: Blog, For College Students, For Cosigners, For Parents and Cosigners, For Schools, For Students
Being a college student means you’re constantly busy. Whether it’s figuring out where to live, which classes to take, or… Read More >
6 Tips for Students Taking Online Classes
Aug 11, 2020/By: Erica Arvanitis/In: Blog, For College Students, For Cosigners, For High School Students, For Parents and Cosigners, For Students
Signing up for online classes? Here’s a few tips on how to set yourself up for success as a college… Read More >
7 Tips on How to Prepare for a Phone or Video Interview
Aug 05, 2020/By: Alexis Juarez | SDSU Ascent Intern/In: For College Students, For High School Students, For Schools, For Students
Preparing for an interview? Launch yourself into your future career by following these 7 tips on how to prepare for… Read More >