Learn the essentials for managing college. Know who to contact, where to ask questions, and how to prepare for each semester.
Pick your course schedule by registering for courses. Keep in mind the deadlines to add or drop a course. Consult with your academic advisor for help.
Find the textbook based on each course when you shop for your books in the bookstore. Consider free or low-cost alternatives. Check the library's course reserves for assigned readings. Ask your professors about Open Educational Resources which are free course material designed to reduce very high costs for students.
Use the right set of computer technology for doing your work. Consider how to manage your passwords, files, and your time frames for completing assignments. Reach out to the Service Desk for technology help when you need. Consider learning more about using technology at your local library.