Ascent Blog: Tag: Tips

5 Meaningful Ways to Celebrate Black History Month
Feb 01, 2023 | By: Erica Arvanitis
Categories: Blog, For Students, For College Students, For Parents and Cosigners
February is Black History Month – read our blog post for a few tips on how to give back and… Read More
How to Find Your Dream Job or Internship – Your Job Search Checklist
Jan 11, 2023 | By: Alexis Juarez | SDSU Ascent Intern
Categories: Blog, For Students, For College Students, For Grad Students
Whether you’re an incoming college freshman looking for an internship or a recent graduate on the hunt for that first… Read More
Ways to Get Straight A’s in College
Jan 09, 2023 | By: Ruby Kate Galapon - SDSU Ascent Intern
Categories: Blog, For Students, For College Students, For High School Students, For Parents and Cosigners
If straight A’s is something you're striving for, follow these 13 tips to build the skills needed to achieve good… Read More
Ascent Parents Speak On Student Success
Jan 05, 2023 | By: Breanna Knight
Categories: Blog, For Students, For Cosigners, For Parents and Cosigners
New adventures can be intimidating—whether it’s moving to a faraway campus, exploring some new classes, or furthering a budding career… Read More
Study Abroad Q&A with amber+
Dec 13, 2022 | By: Breanna Knight
Categories: Blog, For Students, For College Students
Studying abroad is one of the most memorable experiences a student can have in college. To become a part of… Read More
7 Money-Saving Challenges to Try in 2023
Nov 30, 2022 | By: Olivia Wolf - Social Media Intern
Categories: Blog, For College Students, For High School Students
Money-saving challenges are a great way to build smart habits and make budgeting more enjoyable. Pick one of these challenges… Read More
Conversation on IT with theTechNicole
Oct 17, 2022 | By: Breanna Knight
Categories: Blog, For Students, For College Students, For Bootcamps
Technology has become a huge part of our world, thus growing the IT industry. No one knows this better than… Read More
Your 2022 Guide to Voting in College: Tips for Students and First-Time Voters
Oct 01, 2022 | By: Erica Arvanitis
Categories: Blog, For Students, For Cosigners, For Schools, For College Students, For Parents and Cosigners
Being a college student means you’re consistently busy. Whether it’s figuring out where to live, what classes to take, or… Read More
10 Key Financial Terms To Know Before You Graduate
Sep 21, 2022 | By: Breanna Knight
Categories: Blog, For Students, For College Students, For High School Students, For Grad Students
Transitioning out of school can be overwhelming and often comes with many changes. Whether it’s graduating from high school, moving… Read More
What is EFC and What Does it Mean on FAFSA?
Sep 19, 2022 | By: Ascent
Categories: Blog, For Cosigners
Expected Family Contribution (EFC) determines how much financial aid you would receive based on your family's taxed and untaxed income,… Read More