First Semester Survival Guide
Students arriving in college for the first time frequently assume that it is much like high school and that the same strategies and study habits that earned them a high school diploma will work equally well at Blinn College. But college is not high school, and those old study habits may turn out to be inadequate.
The following tips are offered to help you navigate the semester and achieve academic success. (Please note that these suggestions, while generally valid, should never supersede the particular guidelines of your instructor.)