How to be a Successful College Student

  • Attend class.
  • Read the syllabus for each course and mark important dates on their calendars.
  • Talk to the instructors if they don't understand the course material.
  • Visit with their advisors early in the semester.
  • Organize or join a study group.
  • Join campus organizations and participate in campus activities.
  • Learn to balance academics, activities, and leisure time.
  • Utilize support services on campus such as tutoring, SMARTHINKING, OWL, and the Student Development Center.

Last Updated: 7/31/12