Finally, for everyone whose every move is nailed down to an app, there are timetable/schedule apps that help you plan ahead. For example, MyStudyLife can remind you when classes are and when homework is due, plus when to study for an exam (a week or even further in advance). By inputting your schedule, you get regular reminders from the MyStudyLife app about class times, assignment due dates and upcoming exams. Other apps to check out: myHW, TimeTable, and Coursicle.
Hopefully, this article gave you a jumping off point for your organizing journey! While I only covered 3 approaches to getting organized, being able to find what works for you is crucial to your academic success in college. When you fail to prepare, you are preparing to fail. Improved organization can help you reach your goals and become the best person you can be academically and socially.