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Successful Student Tips

​Study Smarter, Not Harder

  • Attend every class and be on time
  • Review every day
  • Read your textbook ahead of time
  • Work with a study buddy or group
  • Prepare in advance for exams
  • Be on time for your exams

Memory Tips

  • Eliminate distractions
  • Teach someone else
  • Review daily 
  • Read aloud 
  • Use what you know to help you learn new things
  • Ask questions

Organizational Tips

  • Plan ahead – schedule regular study times
  • Prepare tools in advance and use a regular study area
  • Try flash cards 
  • Organize your school material

Staying Healthy

  • Eat well
  • Rest
  • Exercise
  • Spend time with family and friends
  • Get support when you need it
  • Think positive!
  • Focus on your goal
  • Take one step at a time
  • Talk to your instructor and/or a counselor as soon as you think you need help