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November 3, 2017

More College Affordability with New Grants & Scholarships

With continuing economic pressure on colleges, students and their parents, new students at Geneva College have some new options for Grants and Scholarships that reflect the school’s continued focus on making education affordable.

College Admissions College Preparation

October 31, 2017

First-Generation College Students: Research, Apply, Accept, Enroll!

With so many options in the world to choose for college, finding the one that best suits you can be overwhelming. Here are some tips to help you along your journey.

Campus Life College Preparation

October 30, 2017

4 Maxims to Live by in College

In college, I learned a lot about the subject of “me.” I’ve boiled down what I’ve learned about myself into these four maxims that I hope can help anyone who is in or headed to college.

College Preparation Higher Education The College

September 5, 2017

A Student's Experience in Geneva's L&T

I recall the benefits of L&T when thinking about the week I turned in my first college paper and took my first college test. I did not receive the grades expected. It wasn’t until the following week’s L&T class that I was able to put some of my worries to rest.

Campus Life College Preparation

August 24, 2017

Welcome Back! 5 Tips for a Successful Semester

Whether a new freshman, transfer or returning student, we pray you have an amazing year! Here are a few tips as you begin the next phase of your journey.

College Preparation

July 26, 2017

How to Get the Advantages of a Campus Visit

Researching schools and talking on the phone to admissions counselors is great, but there are many opportunities you can only get by traveling to a campus.

College Preparation

July 21, 2017

Which Degree Fits You?

If you're wondering which degree is right for you, take our quiz and then take the next step on Geneva.edu to find out more about the degree in your results. Geneva offers over 40 undergraduate majors and programs and, hopefully, one that's just right for you.

College Preparation

June 16, 2017

Studying with Faithful Obedience at another Denomination’s School

The decision of choosing a university can be difficult. What happens when the school of your choice happens to be different from your denominational faith?

College Preparation

March 17, 2017

College Preparation Cheat Sheet: Essential Steps for High School Students

Your high school career will be over before you know it. No matter where you are in school, it's important to keep your focus on what's next: college. The steps you take now could determine the course of your college career.

Adult Students College Admissions College Preparation

February 27, 2017

Undecided? How Adult College Students Can Choose the Right Course of Study

If you know you want to attend a Christian college but struggle to choose a major, keep these considerations in mind.

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January 30, 2017

5 Keys to Building Stronger Friendships In Adulthood

Making friends usually comes pretty easy when you’re young. Making and continuing friendships can be more challenging as you grow older and go through changes. This blog will teach ways to make strong friendships in adulthood

College Preparation

June 29, 2016

Preparing for College Level Sports

Does your routine consist of waking up from the dream where you are the game MVP, eating breakfast fueled for your work-out, followed by being the last athlete to leave the team practice, and then finally returning home to rest/recharge/refuel your body to start all over again the next day? If this sounds like your life and you want to compete at the college level, below are a few must read items as you prepare to transition through summer to your freshman year of college.

College Preparation

June 27, 2016

Benefits of a Summer Reading List

Summer has arrived and you are eager to get caught up on all the Netflix shows you've neglected while writing papers and studying for exams during the school year. There's nothing wrong with a little relaxation, but if you return to school with nothing more than a new dent in the couch, you'll be filled with regret. From spiritual self-help guides to classic novels, the right books can help you grow in your faith and become a more well-rounded person. Need more convincing? Here are a few great reasons to put down the remote and pick up a book

College Preparation

June 17, 2016

It’s Summer! Prepare Now for Your Freshman Year of College

High school graduation has come and gone, and now, you're looking forward to one last hurrah with your best buds before you all head for your respective postsecondary institutions. Between all the beach days and bonfires, you'll want to set aside some time for a part-time job, plus college shopping, communicating with your future roomie, and soul searching as you prepare to pursue your calling. Make the most of this final summer before college, and put the following to-do's on your checklist.

College Preparation Continuing Education Faith

June 8, 2016

Will This Anxiety Ever Leave?

The voice of anxiety is ever present perhaps leaving you with a sick feeling in your stomach any time you are asked about your future plans. What should you do?

College Preparation

April 11, 2016

A Letter to Future Students from a Current Student

You don’t know this yet, but you are about to go through a dramatic change that will shape you into adulthood. You will encounter experiences and people that will cause you pain, incredible joy, deep sadness, and unimaginable blessings all in the course of your time at Geneva. You will be transformed into a new person from the time you graduate high school to the time you walk across the stage at your class graduation in four years.

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February 5, 2016

Good Professors are Childlike

There are many questions that Geneva College professors pursue with that childlike curiosity. Here are some of the things that Geneva College professors got interested in and then wrote about that I find interesting, meaning that, if I had the time, I would enjoy reading.

College Preparation Higher Education

December 14, 2015

A Transfer’s Reasons for Why You Should Transfer to Geneva

Imagine sitting in an auditorium next to 500 other students and you don’t know a single one of them. It’s your first day of classes and you’ve prepared yourself as much as you could for this day. But what you’re now realizing as you sit in that classroom is that there was no possible way for you to prepare for what could make you stand out in a crowd of that many students, let alone the other 15,000 students attending that college.

College Preparation

December 4, 2015

It’s Okay to be Undecided

Choosing your college major may seem like a daunting task for many; it’s choosing what you want to do with the rest of your life, right? Many high school students panic at the prospect of arriving at college with absolutely no idea what they want to do. But having an undeclared major in college is perfectly acceptable, as is changing majors.

College Preparation

November 10, 2015

Time to Switch Schools?

Transferring colleges can seem intimidating. There are new people, new schedules and new routines. But although changing schools may seem scary, transferring doesn’t have to be! Here are four things I discovered when I went through the transfer process.

College Preparation

October 14, 2015

Choosing Your College Major

Choosing your college major may seem like a daunting task for many; it’s choosing what you want to do with the rest of your life, right? Many high school students panic at the prospect of arriving at college with absolutely no idea what they want to do. But having an undeclared major in college is perfectly acceptable, as is changing majors.

College Preparation

September 16, 2015

Things to do before you arrive on campus

Here are several steps to take before you arrive on campus. Give it a read and start preparing!

College Preparation

September 8, 2015

Five Things You Will Definitely Need In Your Dorm Room (and Some Things You Won’t)

So you are coming to school as a freshman and have begun to shop for your dorm. Great! I can tell you right now that when you move out at the end of the year you will find about half of the stuff you bought sitting unused under your bed or in your closet. But I can tell you five things that you definitely will use and should seriously consider buying for your room.