Studying Tips

  • Better Student Workshops are offered each semester and provide success strategies and a concentrated approach to developing skills vital to enhancing your academic performance. Each workshop provides suggestions for how you can immediately apply the techniques discussed. We encourage you to attend workshops that fit your needs.

    Some of our workshop topics are:

    • What’s My Learning Style?
    • Active Reading Strategies
    • Study Smarter, Not Harder
    • How to Finish School as a Working Adult Student
    • Note Taking Strategies
    • Test Taking Strategies
    • Managing Your Time
    • How to Start a Study Group
    • Memory Skills
    • Catching Up When You’ve Fallen Behind
    • Managing Stress
    • Preparing for Finals
    • How to Calculate Your GPA

    Better Student Study Guides can help you with study skills, memory techniques, test taking strategies, note taking, and more. You can print them out and keep them where you will read them frequently. Remember, good study strategies and learning tools can help you become a better student.

    Click here for the Better Student Study Guides.

    Working with an academic coach can help you study smarter by developing skills in time management, goal setting, and test preparation. You can schedule an individual appointment for academic coaching to help you improve your skills and performance.

    “Tutoring helped me with a course I was very intimidated by.”

    Center for Academic Achievement
    Better starts here.

Contact

  • Liberty Campus
    Main Building/Room 121J

    Monday - Friday

    8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

    Telephone: 410-462-7601 

    Email: aqevans@bccc.edu