Heading to college is a big step for young people. These 8 tips for college students are some that I thought might be helpful for first year students. A few of them are ones that I wish I had known when I first started college. Feel free to pass these on to college students you know who might benefit from them.
8. Take Lots of Notes
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You can never take too many notes. Hand cramps only last for a short period of time, but this minimal amount of discomfort sometimes has excellent benefits. I had a couple professors who would allow the class to use any notes taken in class on tests. This was a huge help when it came to subjects with lots of vocab to memorize. Just make sure to keep track of your notes and don’t get the notebooks mixed up!