Skip to main content

Managing Your Time

Many students discover the need to develop or hone their time management skills when they arrive at college. Unlike high school where teachers frequently structured your assignments and classes filled your day, in college, you will have less in-class time, more outside of class work, and a great deal of freedom and flexibility. These pages provide you with tips for managing your time well so you can get the most out of your Dartmouth experience. Keys to successful time management include:

  • Self knowledge and goals
  • Developing and maintaining a personal, flexible schedule


How Well Do You Plan (25K Word)

Creating a Master Schedule (39K Word)

Time Management Tips (21K Word)

Making A Personal Schedule (22K Word)

To download calendars for creating schedules, choose one of the following:


Time Management Video (17:50 Minutes)

Learning Links

Time Management:


Last Updated: 10/13/16