Skip to Main Content

Student Learning Center (SLC)

RMCAD's free tutoring and academic success center

Feeling Nervous About a Test?

You've come to the right place! Below you'll find strategies for studying more effectively and calming your pre-test jitters.



Study Strategies

  • A Cornell student shares the strategies that have helped get her through school (spoiler: studying in bed isn't the best idea).
  • The way you use your time before, during and after class sessions can make all the difference in your test performance, as this resource illustrates.
  • Take a peak at this article from NPR about how to succeed and "be happy" in college, from note taking to managing stress!

Combating Test Anxiety

  • Learn more about test anxiety in this video, as well as breathing and meditation exercises to help soothe it.


Library Email: | Student Learning Center Email: