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Sites For All: studying eating streaming working traveling banking

Here at BLL, we’re all about making college and everyday life easy. Check out our lists of all the top apps students like you use for anything and everything.

BOOKS/STUDY 

  1. Chegg – rent your textbooks, don’t pay full price at the bookstore!
  2. Rate My Professors – an app and website with professor ratings and reviews for your campus 
  3. Forest – app that helps you stay away from your smartphone and stay focused on your work 
  4. BibMe – add accurate citations and a bibliography directly to your paper 
  5. Course Hero – get homework help with course resources and study guides
  6. Dropbox – personal cloud storage service 
  7. Grammarly – detects punctuation, style, grammar and word choice mistakes in your writing
  8. Google Drive – collaborate, create and save documents, presentations, surveys and spreadsheets

Food 

  1. OpenTable – reserve restaurant tables, enjoy dining and get reward points  
  2. UberEats, Grubhub, Postmates, Seamless, Caviar, EatStreet – treat yourself to food delivery
  3. GoPuff – delivery for snacks, and convenience store items 
  4. Amazon Prime Now – place orders through Amazon with fast same day delivery 
  5. Yelp – read customer reviews about local businesses, restaurants, bars, events
  6. Thrive Market – e-commerce retailer delivering natural and organic food products at a reduced cost
  7.  Boxed – bigger sizes of your favorite grocery necessities at big discounts 

Internships/Jobs

  1. WayUp – help to get you hired, find internships and entry level opportunities 
  2. Handshake – career network for college students 
  3. Intern Queen – apply for internships and get career advice 
  4. Linkedin – start networking now!  
  5. Quadjobs – find local jobs in your surrounding campus area

On the Go/Travel

  1. Groupon – look here first for discounts on activities, restaurants, travel, goods and services
  2. Uber, Lyft, Via – hail a ride! 
  3. Graduate Hotels – check-in and get into the school spirit
  4. Airbnb – a travel app designed to help you find apartment rental opportunities all over the world
  5. Hotel Tonight – find discounted hotel accommodations throughout America, Europe and Australia
  6. Spot hero – use the App to search, reserve and pre-pay for discounted parking rates
  7. GasBuddy – find the cheapest gas in your area
  8. Google Maps, Waze – helping you get around anywhere and everywhere 
  9. Trip Advisor – read reviews and book hotels and tours all over the world
  10. Hopper – monitors pricing, book cheap flights on any airline 
  11. Reverso – online foreign language translator 
  12. Duolingo – learn a foreign language in your spare time
  13. Maps.me – providing you with maps while you’re offline, great for overseas travel! 

Entertainment

  1. Netflix – try a free month trial for access to tv shows, documentaries and movies 
  2. Hulu – offers tv shows, movies and get one month for free with a hulu trial! 
  3. Amazon – get a student membership for fast delivery, streaming music, tv shows and movies 
  4. StubHub – discounted concert and sporting event tickets 
  5. Spotify – seamless music streaming service, offers 50% off on a student discount! 
  6. SoundCloud – world’s largest music and audio streaming service 
  7. Soon – start your everyday must see, read, eat, go and do list 
  8. Tumblr -repost your favorite photos on your own microblog

News

  1. The Skimm – free and quick daily email newsletters
  2. New York Times – The  Washington Post, The Wall Street Journal offers students big discounts for digital subscriptions 

Money

  1. Venmo – the easiest way to split a pizza! Pay and request money from your friends
  2. Mint – free money management and financial tracker app

Photo Editing

  1. Lightroom CC, Snapseed – photo enhancing/editing apps 
  2. Unfold – professional quality templates for instagram 
  3. VSCO – photography mobile app. Edit and upload photos, connect with a creative community

Wellness

  1. ZocDoc – find a doctor within your insurance network and book an appointment
  2. MyFitnessPal – track calorie intake and exercise to meet your goals
  3. Headspace, Calm – guided meditation apps to relieve stress, anxiety, and sleep better
  4. Flo– girls: keep track of your cycle and get nutrition, fitness and skincare tips
  5. Co-Star – get your daily horoscope and see your friends charts too
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