How to College

Course: How to College

Audience: Students entering college
Method:  In-person Instructor-led

Students entering college can set themselves up for success with this workshop, whether they’re headed to Creighton or somewhere else. This day-long session is packed with activities, presentations from current students and faculty, and small-group breakouts. Presenters will talk about the importance of critical thinking and academic success, and participants will come away motived to take on college. They’ll learn about:

  • Expectations for college freshmen
  • Motivation and goal setting
  • Academic and personal resources available at colleges
  • The importance of being involved on campus (in and out of the classroom)
  • Study strategies for academic success on a college campus 
  • Tips for health and wellness, writing in college, time management, and budgeting