Welcome to the Life Saver Page!!
This is a place where you can find all sorts of resources from study pointers to career boosters. Browse through the categories and see what you can find.
If you can’t find what you’re looking for or know of a helpful resource, please comment below. Your input will make this page even more helpful!
- Meritful (brand new site that connects you to professionals at great companies) This link takes you to a page full of information. Please scroll down the page for more information about Meritful and the links to sign up!
- Join Toastmasters! (On-campus club that focuses on developing public speaking and leadership skills for future leaders)
- Purdue CCO your on-campus professional development resource!
Test Taking Tips
- Purdue Resource Guide (pdf)
- Strategies for College Midterms and Finals
- Test Taking Workshop (video with several tips)
Studying at College
- Advice on How to Study at College
- Studying How to Study
- I Just Can’t Seem to Concentrate (pdf)
- Improve Your Study Skills
When to go to sleep
Essays and Scholarsh ips
- Purdue OWL (best source for grammar and essay writing help!)
- Guide to College Writing
- Tips for Winning Scholarship Essays (pdf)
- Secrets to Winning Scholarships
- Purdue Career Guide
- 6 Tips for Writing an Effective Resume
- Unbeatable Resumes: Want one?
- Resume DOs and DON’Ts (pdf)