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Avoid University Clubs.
You can’t spank your classmates.
Have good electronics.
Pack a lunch!
Buy durable bags
Invest in good parking
Make time for tutoring
Introduce yourself to the professor the first day
Have 10 childcare backups
Learn about technology BEFORE you start
Ask for the syllabus in advance
Read the books beforehand
Read for quotes
Take notes on your readings
Keep books in your field
Google Scholar and the University Library will be your best friend!
- Your university’s library (or a large university near by if you go to community college)
- Google Scholar
- JSTOR (Archive of Acedemic Journals on every subject known to man)
- PerdueOwl (Quick online reference on citing your work, writing a citation, and rules on every writing format i.e. Chicago, MLA, etc.)