Note Taking Tips
Strategies for Success in College
Test Taking Tips
Beliefs about Learning
Suggestions for Better Study
Sage Advice: Strategies for Success
Daily Plan To-Do List
Note Taking Tips
Self Reflection—Questions to Think About
Take a few minutes to assess your academic skills and strengths and review questions that will promote thinking about your college experience.
Seven Memory Techniques
People have different ways of learning. What works for one may not work for another. Here are a variety of tips that can help increase your study effectiveness.
With only 24 hours in a day it can be difficult to fit everything in. Here are some time management tips for busy college students.
It is helpful to see how your coursework and other activities all fit together. Print this Weekly Planner and us it to list your classes, meetings and other commitments.
Semester on a Page
Here is a tool to help you visualize the 16 weeks of a semester. Use this to schedule work on assignments and prepare for mid-term exams and finals.
Strategies for Preventing Stress
The life of a college student can be stressful. Follow these seven steps to manage your stress.
Eight Day Study Plan
Your teachers cover large amounts of information in their lectures. Making good notes can help you remember important facts and concepts. These suggestions are useful for both taking notes and reviewing then later.
Exams, tests and quizzes are ways in which teachers can gauge what students are learning. They also can be an opportunity for students to apply what they are learning. How you take a test can make a difference in your grade. The suggestions offered here focus on what to do before, during and after a test.