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Time Management for College Students

This guide considers managing time in 4 ways: 1. Keeping up with the coursework. 2. Utilizing basic time management tools. 3. Adopting a weekly study approach. 4. Sustaining distraction-free study sessions.


Time Management is about organizing and planning how to divide your time between different activities. The ability to manage time effectively is an important skill that will help you in college and beyond. 

Key components to consider as you think about managing your time in college:

  1. Keeping up with the coursework

  2. Using basic tools 

  3. Maintaining a weekly study approach

  4. Sustaining distraction-free study sessions

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