» Full (non-mobile) version of Habits of Mind site
Weigh the "W"! Pledge to pass your classes.
If you say or write your goals, you are more likely to achieve these goals.
Plan for the full semester
I resolve never to quit, never to give up
no matter what the circumstances,
for as long as it takes to pass this class
because I'm worth it.
Knowing what's in a syllabus
is often the key to survival in a course.
See if you can answer these questions
by looking at the syllabus
for each of your courses.
Keep track of what you do for an entire week,
and then use this handout
to analyze how you are using your time,
where you are wasting time,
and develop a plan to make improvements.
Then, use the blank weekly schedule form
to make sure you stay on track!
This work plan helps you
determine the requirements
of a long-term project
and set up a personal schedule
to complete it all by the due date.
» View Long Term Project Plan
This handy calendar already
includes some of the important dates
on Bakersfield College's campus -
add your own information
to keep yourself organized all semester!
» View Planning Calendar
Preparing for your tests is important.
We've created two guides
to help you prepare for your tests.
» Academic Development Courses:
The Academic Development department
offers courses designed to help students
develop the skills they need to succeed.
» Critical Academic Skills Workshops:
are free to all BC students,
and you can just drop in
whenever a course fits your schedule.
Workshops are offered on the
BC Panorama Campus
and the Delano Campus.
» Tutoring Center:
» BC Writing Center:
Call 395-4735 or visit website
» Math Lab:
Call 395-4530 or visit website
» Veterans Services -
Don't forget to visit the Veterans Lounge in Campus Center!
» Student Health Center -
Includes medical doctor and mental health services!