Is There a "Best" App?
College Tech: 101 Indispensable Apps, Websites, Services & Resources for Students provides a good overview of the types of apps that are available to help you study and manage college life. The Daily Tekk roundup is #22 in DailyTekk’s famous Top 100 series which explores the best startups, gadgets, apps, websites and services in a given category. In this list Apps the author includes apps for studying, socializing, eating, staying organized, getting a job or internship, financing your education, college life, online learning, and other miscellaneous helpful apps.
Apps for College
7 Free Apps That Make College Life Simple
Taylor Ramage provides information 7 Free Apps That Make College Life Simple. A few worth noting:
Socialbrite also provides a great list of the Top 15 tools & apps for college students and DailyTekk has a wealth of additional resources in their EdTech: 100 Tech Tools for Teachers and Students roundup.
Ryan Lytle, on US News provides readers with helpful information on 5 Apps That Can Help Students Manage College Life. Apps included are:
- iStudiez Pro ($2.99) iStudiez Lite (Free)
- Quizlet | QCards for Quizlet
- iProcrastinate | iProcrastinate Mac App Tutorial by macintoshtipz
- Outliner ($4.99)
Other Helpful Apps for Studying worth noting:
Helpful Apps Acknowledgments and Contributors
Many departments have suggested apps that have been incorporated in this guide. If you have a recomendation, please feel free to use the "Suggest an App" form below!
Center for Disability Services
Deborah Freel Mihal (Apps for College Students: Presentation)
Academic Advising and Planning Center
Silvia Youssef Hanna (App Suggestions)
Teaching, Learning & Technology (Tutorials and Mobile Apps blog)
Zach Hartje (iPad Lending Program)
Suggest an App for this Guide!
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