The Ultimate Guide to Freshman Year is a series for upcoming and current college freshman. "Study Tips & Time Management" focuses on scheduling, finding your study style, and taking time for yourself. To catch up on the rest of the series, see the bottom of this post!
Create a Schedule
The best way to follow your schedule is to check it often. Look at your agenda first thing every morning. This will give you an idea of what you need to get done during the day. Check it again around lunch time, and cross off any completed tasks. Continue to do this throughout the day, and before you go to bed, check your schedule one last time. Be sure you've gotten everything done, and then create a set of goals for the next day. Being proactive is one of the best ways to reduce stress: trust me!
Find Your Study Style
Everyone studies differently, so finding the best study method for you is essential.
Take Time for Yourself
Being in college can be stressful, so take care of yourself. Make your mental and physical health a priority. Set goals, but be realistic. Work hard, but take breaks. Focus on school, but don't forget about your hobbies. College is important, but not more important than being good to your mind, body, and soul.
Here are 10 things you can do:
Thanks for reading!