Managing your time is vital to your academic success. Many students who have problems in college find that their struggles are not due to any lack of intelligence or ability: it is usually a problem with their schedules.
If you want to be successful, you need to make sure you devote enough time to your school work. It may take you a semester or two to figure out exactly how much time you will need, but there is a valuable guideline:
The average college student needs 2-3 study/class preparation hours weekly for each credit hour of a class. That is 6-9 study hours each week for every 3 credit-hour class.
Take a look at these worksheets and planners to make sure you are on the right time management track.