Fly to Europe Even Cheaper with United Airlines!

Studying abroad in London? Backpacking Italy? Just always wanted to see the Eiffel Tower in person? Making your trip happen is more affordable than you think. Flights to Europe are already cheap through StudentUniverse, and they just got even cheaper! Now you can save more on flights to Europe with United Airlines. For a limited time only, take an additional $20 off one way flights and an additional $40 off round trip flights to Europe on United Airlines with our exclusive promo codes.  Don’t wait to book – this discount is limited and only available until May 31, 2013!  Get your promo codes now and start planning your adventure, only at StudentUniverse. Read More

Happy Hour Sale May 16th!

Looking to experience the adventure of a lifetime? For one day only StudentUniverse is offering an additional 25% off four select tours. Check the Happy Hour Salepage starting at 10am (EST) on May 16, 2013 for the revealing and your chance to book. Whether you are looking for adventure, relaxation or immersion in a local culture, these tours are sure to exceed all expectations.  You only live once so take advantage of the opportunity to see the world from a new perspective while you can! Read More

The Price of a Good Resume

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Higher education has come a long way – and so have the costs. At 18 million college students in the US, we’re past the days when the typical student is the first in their family to attend college. Every year tens of thousands of students are graduating college with upwards of $100,000 in debt. The college degree has become more and more expensive, but is it enough? The competition for jobs that will allow those students to pay back that debt is fierce. Students are no longer competing for jobs with their classmates or students from around their country. They are competing with students from around the world. The standards have been elevated. Read More

Study Abroad: Budapest, Hungary

 

Rule of studying abroad #1: Don’t panic! You are not alone. The first feeling you’ll face is depression. It felt like my dog died or something. When it comes to living alone for the first time you’ll know what I mean. The only cure – start working. What else do you think you came here for? I’m joking. The best cure is “party time” – and if you are in Budapest, that’s the right place for it. Hungarians are crazy. They can party all night long and in the morning they go to WORK! There are night clubs all over Budapest. There are even some in abandoned factories. Read More

5 Destinations for Young Professionals

You graduate from college with a degree in a field you (hopefully) enjoy with hopes of getting a great job that pays well enough to afford the real

world bills that ensue shortly after receiving your diploma. Then reality sets in – finding a job is not that easy! With the unemployment rate at about 8% in the US and thousands of students fighting over the same jobs, you need to either be highly competitive or know the right people. Or there is a third option: GO ABROAD!As alumni you have options. If you aren’t tied down, there is an entire world out there with opportunities to work and a population of young professionals like yourself. We did some research on the CIA’s World Factbook and came up with a list of 5 countries you never thought to look for jobs. The average age in these locations are mid-20s and unemployment rates lower than the US. Read More

Best Graduation Trips

Your hard work and dedication has paid off. You’re here with degree in hand and wondering what’s next? One of the most exciting parts of this time of your life is the fact that you can do anything. The world is waiting for you to discover every nook and cranny: learn a new language, immerse yourself into a foreign culture and enjoy an adventure of a lifetime. Read More