College Simplified

Our mission is to simplify the college transition process. We cover all aspects of college life and provide students with information and resources they need to be successful.

Our Services for students and parents

College Shopping Checklist

Our College Checklist covers what you need to bring, product recommendations, and a need vs want rating system to help you decide what to buy.

Resources and Tips

We cover the best student discounts, scholarly resources, study tools, and general services that are great for college students.

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If you have any questions, comments, or suggestions please email us and we will respond within 24 hours.


The textbook guide provides general textbook advice, compares renting/buying, new/used, and eBooks/Physical textbooks to help students and parents save money.

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Collegiate Checklist was created by current college students in order to simplify the transition process for incoming freshman and their parents.

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