Ten Tips for Going Back to School

Sharpen Study Skills and Maintain Focus

As a returning student, you may need a refresher on the best ways to study and maintain academic success. You will need to manage your time efficiently and effectively especially if you will be working full or part-time and pursuing your studies simultaneously. Things to consider:

  • try to complete reading assignments and review notes daily – don’t fall behind
  • find a quiet place to study and only study when you are alert, making sure to take breaks often
  • take advantage of the resources available to you and ask for assistance when needed