Study Skills

Every student needs assistance with study habits and time management from time-to-time. Our Study Skills Resource listing provides a variety of resources to assist you with learning basic study skills.

Resources to improve note-taking, studying for exams, and effective time management are available below. Utilize these resources to improve your basic study habits and help ensure your academic success.

Study Skill – Documents

Strategies for Success

Study skills for the first week and beyond.

How to get A’s

Seven study tips to help you get A’s in college.

Taking Good Notes

The importance of good lecture notes and best practices.

How to Study a Novel

How to Study a Novel

Reading Your Textbook

Reading, note taking and review technique.

Test Taking Strategies

Preparing for and taking exams.

Are You “Test Anxious”?

Self-evaluation and strategies.

Stress Management Techniques

Relaxation technique recommended for use before or during study sessions

How to Survive Exam Weeks

Dealing with tension, time management and other techniques

Time Management Techniques

Common time wasters and tips for handling them.

Homework Planning Schedule

Use this schedule to plan your weekly homework assignments.

Learning Styles

Identify and learn study strategies for your learning style.

Weekly Schedule Planner

A weekly schedule planning form.
Weekly Schedule Planner

Monthly Schedule Planner

A monthly schedule planning form.
Monthly Schedule Planner

Motivation and Goal Setting

Increase your motivation and learn how to set goals.

The 7 Step Anti-Procrastination Plan

Advice and techniques for avoiding procrastination.

Overcoming Math Anxiety

Strategies to use to help you overcome math anxiety.

How to Form Study Groups

Steps you can take to form study groups and specific activities for study groups to use.

Improving Your Memory

Tips on improving memory and retention.

10 Steps to Emotional Health and Vitality

Practical advice for maintaining emotional health.

Math Study Skills

New Math Study Skills

Study Skills – Online Resources

Last Updated February 5, 2018