Ascent Blog

7 Secrets to Getting Straight A’s in College
Oct 16, 2020/By: Ruby Kate Galapon | SDSU Ascent Intern/In: For College Students
If straight A’s is something you’re striving for, then following these 7 tips will help to build the skills needed… Read More >
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
Do you want to give back to your community? We put together seven tips about where you can volunteer in… 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
Financial wellness should be a priority for all students. Read our list of the best educational podcasts for college students… 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
Whether you’re looking to pay student loans early or want to earn extra cash as a college student, here’s seven… 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
Personal branding will help you in your professional field by clearly differentiating you from others. Read our tips on building… 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
As a student you may have questions on how to vote in college, how to register to vote, where to… 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 >