Student Life

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Your Guide to a Faith-Filled and Fun Weekend in Dallas

This list of fun, faith-filled activities for college students in Dallas will bring a spirit of joy, enrichment, and restoration to the weekend.

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Student Groups to Explore at DBU

Dallas Baptist University has numerous student groups and organizations providing a transformative experience that can shape and inform your future.

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How DBU Prepares Students for Careers in Engineering

Dallas Baptist University’s Associate of Engineering program provides the foundational knowledge for a career in the fast-growing engineering industry.

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7 Strategies for College Students to Prevent Procrastination

Procrastination is a common difficulty for college students. These seven strategies can help you decrease the habit of putting things off.


5 Reasons to Consider a Christian Liberal Arts Education

A Christian liberal arts education provides tools to equip your professional career and grow your faith; here are five reasons it’s so valuable.

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Six Leadership Strategies for College Students

Dallas Baptist University students have multiple leadership activities available. Here are six ways they can develop their leadership skills.

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6 Reasons Why Internships Are Important

College internships are an excellent way for students to gain valuable work experience, advance their careers, and develop servant leadership skills.

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Invest in Your Future with a Course on Financial Literacy

You build wise financial stewardship on the foundation of financial literacy. That’s why financial literacy for college students is essential and pays dividends.


10 Affordable and Easy Crafts for Your Dorm Room

The decor in your dorm room should ideally be a well-curated mix of practical and personal — and these 10 DIY crafts for dorm rooms are inspiring, inexpensive, and fun.

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11 Fast, Delicious, and Easy Recipes for College Students

Are you tired of having every meal in the college dining hall? These 11 quick and easy recipes for college students are budget-friendly without skimping on flavor.


DBU Internships: Turn Your Faith-Based Learning into Real-World Experience

Students in programs across DBU can integrate their classroom learning with real-world experience through the internship opportunities in DFW.

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Calculating the Return on Investment of a Christ-centered College Education

Earning a Christ-centered college education is undoubtedly an investment, but it will pay dividends for your career and your calling. Here’s why it’s worth the cost.

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Excel in College: 7 Strategies to Overcome Academic Hurdles

The transition to college can be an exciting time, but it can also be overwhelming. When academic challenges arise, here’s how to overcome them.

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Beyond the Books: Discover Your Community in Campus Life Student Clubs

Joining a student club could be the key to surviving (and thriving!) during your time at university.

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Where to Find Community Service Opportunities in College

The Dallas area has many unique volunteer opportunities for college students to develop their leadership skills while giving back.


The Best Volunteer Opportunities for College Students

Many students start exploring volunteer opportunities in college. Here’s how helping out in your town will serve both you and your community.

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Make Your Own College Bucket List with These 20+ Ideas

College is a time for new experiences both in and out of the classroom. This college bucket list will help you make the most of your time on campus.

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Discover, Create, Thrive: Embracing Hobbies for a Fulfilling College Journey

Students of all ages should find and explore a new hobby outside of the classroom during their time in college. Here’s some ideas to get you started!


10 Fun Things for College Students to Do in Dallas

If you’re looking for things to do in Dallas ahead of fall term, visiting these places is a must for college students.


Budgeting Tips for College Students: A Step-by-Step Guide

College students: Master your finances with expert budgeting tips. Prioritize needs, minimize spending, and explore campus resources.


15 of the Best Restaurants Near DBU

From fast food favorites to unique dining experiences, these are the top 10 restaurants near Dallas Baptist University that will fit any occasion and appetite.