Every Cavalier needs to make a great start at BPCC. Here are some resources to help you succeed in your Cavalier college career.

Need help finding appropriate handouts? Meet with the Student Success Coordinator in person.

Time Management

Five-Day Study PlanPDF File

Monthly SchedulePDF File

Eight-Day Planned Study TrackerPDF File

Weekly SchedulePDF File

Overcoming Procrastination (Purdue University)PDF File

Test-Taking and Studying

Understanding Test Anxiety (Purdue University)PDF File

Inventory of Test-Taking Skills (Purdue University)PDF File


Semester Planning CalendarPDF File

Final Exams

Surviving Finals Week (Purdue University)PDF File

General Test Taking Tips (Purdue University)PDF File

Post-exam SurveyPDF File

Lecture Note-Taking

Improving Note-taking Skills (Purdue University)PDF File

Staying Focused

Improving Concentration (Purdue University)PDF File

PerfectionismPDF File

Reading Speed

Increasing Reading EfficiencyPDF File

Retaining Reading MaterialPDF File

Problem Solving

Problem Solving Outline (Purdue University)PDF File

Dr. Chew Series

Beliefs That Make You Fail…or Succeed

What Students Should Understand About How People Learn

Cognitive Principles for Optimizing Learning

Putting the Principles for Optimizing Learning into Practice

I Blew the Exam, Now What?


Self-Care Quiz (Oregon State University)PDF File

Stress BustersPDF File

Alcohol, Sleep, and Learning (Dartmouth College)PDF File

Getting the Sleep You Need (Dartmouth College)PDF File