We have a guest blogger today: Dean Christine Bonny, who has been a general adviser at SAS and University College for the past ten years. She offers great Frosh Survival Tips for students as you approach finals and spring semester:
Over the years, undergrads have shared many great survival tips – tips that I can now happily pass on to you. Here are four such tips that are consistently important year after year.
1. LEARN HOW TO STUDY FOR COLLEGE. UNLEARN YOUR HIGH SCHOOL HABITS.
You may discover that your previous study habits have been insufficient at Rutgers. The most often mentioned successful “new” study habit by students is to read and complete assignments in advance of each lecture. To learn how to shed old study habits and cultivate consistent and measured habits, visit one of our Learning Centers for academic coaching and tutoring.