One of the biggest struggles new college students face is managing their time. Whether in-person or online, managing the demands of classes, family, and work can often find even the most prepared student overwhelmed and under-prepared.
One of the best ways for students to get control of their time is to create a study plan. With a mere 168 hours in the week, one of the first considerations is how the student’s time is currently being spent.
- How much time is spent on classwork?
- How much time is spent at work and commuting?
- How many hours of sleep are needed each night?
- How much time is needed for relaxing, family activities, and hobbies?
A variety of free products are available for desktop and mobile to help students stay organized and plan their time. Here are a few that might be useful when creating a study plan:
Have a favorite time management app or time saving tip? Tell us about it in the comments!