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Questions to Ask Yourself when Deciding Where to Apply to College

Questions to Ask Yourself when Deciding Where to Apply to College

Questions to Ask Yourself when Deciding Where to Apply to College If you decide to attend a university, you’ll want to make sure that you’ll be happy and fulfilled at whatever university you choose. Now, how to decide which schools to apply to? There are so many amazing schools, each with their own unique qualities….

Build Your DREAM Dorm in 7 Easy Steps

Build Your DREAM Dorm in 7 Easy Steps

Build Your DREAM Dorm in 7 Easy Steps Students, are you ready? Most incoming freshmen are moving into dorms in August (right around the corner!). You’ve been thinking about school, dreaming up your dorm, but perhaps don’t know where to start? Shopping is always the answer, and there is a way to do it quickly…

College Tips: How To Survive Your First Week on Campus

College Tips: How To Survive Your First Week on Campus

College Tips: How To Survive Your First Week on Campus Congratulations! You’ve graduated high school and are now on your way to college. With just a few weeks left before you move on campus, you might be feeling nervous or under prepared. To help guide your transition, we’ve compiled some of the top college tips…

Trending Dorm Decor: Browse Our Most Popular Pinterest Items

Trending Dorm Decor: Browse Our Most Popular Pinterest Items

Trending Dorm Decor: Browse Our Most Popular Pinterest Items Pinterest is one of the easiest ways to find the perfect aesthetic for your dorm room. Simply look at an image, see the items, and shop! You can shop by preference, function, or even by your personality type. Blue-prynt’s Pinterest is FULL of different dorm room…

5 Must-Have Move-in Items For Your Dorm

5 Must-Have Move-in Items For Your Dorm

5 Must-Have Move-in Items For Your Dorm Move-in day is stressful, to say the least. You’ll have way more stuff than you need, you’ll have to figure out how to cramp your entire wardrobe into a tiny closet, and you and your roommate may experience your first fight over who gets which bed. Inevitably, there…

Prime Day Sales: Back-To-School, Rumored Sales and Shopping Tips

Prime Day Sales: Back-To-School, Rumored Sales and Shopping Tips

Prime Day Sales: Back-To-School, Rumored Sales and Shopping Tips Mark your calendars, Amazon Prime Day is on the way! Prime Day sales will include back-to-school items, technology, and non-tech items that will be on sale July 15th and 16th. For students, you will be able to expect some crazy good decor and tech deals you’ll…

Top 10 Items You Need On Move-In Day

Top 10 Items You Need On Move-In Day

Top 10 Items You Need On Move-In Day The day is nearing… the day you move into your dorm! There are probably a million questions that are swirling around your mind. The most common question students ask leading up to move-in day is, “Am I prepared?” Maybe the answer is yes, maybe the answer is…

Finding “You” Time in College and Making the Most of It

Finding “You” Time in College and Making the Most of It

Finding “You” Time in College and Making the Most of It One aspect of college that makes it completely different from past years is the amount of free time that comes with it. Your classes will often be scattered throughout the day, leaving a lot of open time before the next one. This time should…

5 Common Concerns of Incoming Freshmen

5 Common Concerns of Incoming Freshmen

5 Common Concerns of Incoming Freshmen Learning how to drive a car and moving from middle school to high school might seem like huge changes at the time, but nothing compares to a student’s transition into college. Along with college comes the hundreds of concerns of college students, as they are almost programmed to think…

How To Accessorize Your Dorm Based On Your Zodiac Sign

How To Accessorize Your Dorm Based On Your Zodiac Sign

How To Accessorize Your Dorm Based On Your Zodiac Sign Your zodiac sign says a lot about you, your personality, and your preferences!  School, social circles, and design preferences can be dead on to your zodiac sign, or inspired by bits and pieces of your personality. A spicy Scorpio loves an elegant dorm, while Capricorn…

Student Spotlight: Jake Fishkind and the Disney College Program

Student Spotlight: Jake Fishkind and the Disney College Program

Student Spotlight: Jake Fishkind’s Disney College Program Contrary to popular belief, you don’t have to spend all four years at your university, with one semester abroad. There are a ton of ways to maximize your university experience, and lucky for you, Blue-prynt has the deets on one of them. Jake Fishkind, a student at Michigan…

13 Essential Items You’ll Need For Your Dorm Room

13 Essential Items You’ll Need For Your Dorm Room

13 Essential Items You’ll Need For Your Dorm Room (…and where to buy them) Few things are more exciting to the prospective college Freshman than dreaming up a dream dorm room and all of the wonderful items that will be inside. First, there is the bed, then the desk, the closet, the bathroom, the wall…

20 St. Patrick’s Day Party Must-Haves You Need In Your Life

20 St. Patrick’s Day Party Must-Haves You Need In Your Life

20 St. Patrick’s Day Party Must-Haves You Need In Your Life St. Patrick’s Day is literally right around the corner, and what better way to celebrate than a perfectly lucky themed party? With only 6 days to dress your best, it is time to depend on the friendly 2-day delivery service of Amazon Prime we…

Top Ten Things NOT to Do During Parent’s Weekend from a College Student Who Has Survived Four Parent’s Weekends

Top Ten Things NOT to Do During Parent’s Weekend from a College Student Who Has Survived Four Parent’s Weekends

Bring the whole fam – your child will be overwhelmed by this change in lifestyle as it is, so only bring with you the essential family members. If you’re divorced, you and your ex should visit on two different weekends. Please. via GIPHY Bring more clothing – yes, if your child left his favorite sweatshirt…