A Student’s Guide to Studying and Test Preparation

test prep

Taking a test is one of the most challenging events of your student life. Whether you are a K-12 student or are working on your college degree, it can always be a nerve-wracking experience to study for an important exam. You’re not alone: students of all ages find themselves struggling with proper studying techniques.

There are many effective ways to study; below you will learn about proper listening and note-taking techniques, how to manage your time more efficiently, and how to prepare for an upcoming test or quiz. As always, learning to manage stress, getting adequate sleep, and taking care of your physical and mental health are all integral parts of being a student.

Time Management Techniques

Effective Listening

Note Taking

Test Taking

Learning Strategies and Study Skills

Additional Student Resources

Brenda Rufener

Julie McCaulley

Carrie Sealey-Morris