Returning to college or university after the summer is always a challenge. Here are 4 tips to help make this transition a successful one.
Keep up to date with COVID-19 updates
With recent guidance being updated and face coverings becoming mandatory in many college and university communal areas. Wearing a mask is going to be something that becomes part of your daily routine and life for the foreseeable future. Therefore it is important that if wearing a mask, it is done correctly. The World Health Organisation has a really useful video on how to wear your mask safely, you can watch this here. Wearing a mask and following the other elements to prevent the spread of COVID-19, such as regular handwashing and social distancing, will help to keep yourself and others safe.
Plan ahead & get organised
This may seem like an obvious one, but planning ahead can make a huge difference. Make sure you know which courses you are enrolled on, when the term starts, and if there are any resources you need. If you need to visit different campuses or need to travel to college, then plan your route out, giving yourself lots of time, so not to put yourself under pressure.