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What Now?

What Now?

So you are all registered for classes, your tuition is paid and you have your books!  So WHAT NOW?

To make sure you are your BEST self, here are a few tips and trick to make sure you stay on top of everything:

  1. Use an agenda to keep track of assignment due dates and other information dates.
  2. Study in “CHUCKS”. Break up tasks and works to make it more manageable.
  3. Create the right environment that will promote your learning.
  4. Listen to study music. Try Classical or Jazz - something without lyrics (so you won’t be singing to your favorite songs).
  5. Stay Organized.
  6. Find a study buddy. A study buddy can help with holding you accountable and makes studying less boring.
  7. Turn off SOCIAL MEDIA!
  8. Ask your professor questions, before leaving the class.
  9. Take breaks!
  10. Use flash cards (Yes, they work!).

College isn’t only about studying and classes…..

A holistic college experience maximizes learning and develops social and leadership skills. Here at NOVA, there are several clubs and organizations to get involved in.