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Academic Counseling

Managing the hours in a day

Managing the hours in a day

No matter what, there are only 24 hours in a day! Usually, you will want to devote at least 1-2 hours of study time for each credit hour you are enrolled in each semester. In addition to credit hours and study time, you will still have to allocate for the time you spend outside of school. This could include things like: time spent getting around (transportation), getting ready, hanging out with friends and family, as well as work and other personal commitments you may have.

Fill in the number of hours you use for each topic below to get an idea of how much time you may have after you factor in all these areas of your life: