What to do on the 1st Day of the Term

The first week of the Term is a critical time for the distance learner. It is very easy to fall victim to procrastination and get behind in course work. If you can complete a few simple steps during the first week of the Term (the first day is best), you should be on your way to a successful term.

A week before the Term starts

You should have already completed the following tasks:

On the First Day of the Term...

Different distance learning courses have different expectations on the first day of the Term. Select the type of class you are taking in to learn more about their expectations:

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