Summer courses. They can be a drag, but they also come in handy when you are making up credits, or trying to finish your degree plan in a short amount of time.
We found a blog post on http://blog.studentlifenetwork.com/ listing the best summer study spots! The article recommends studying outside to soak up some sun and we agree! We decided to create our own list of fab study spots to try out. Drop a comment below with your favorite summer study spot suggestions.
Take advantage of outdoor spaces- patios, backyards, or local parks!
Forbes Magazine points out that exposure to sunlight elevates your mood and helps strengthen your immune system. Use that summer time shine! If you’re in the Northern Virginia area, don’t forget each campus has plenty of outdoor space to utilize. Being on campus can help keep your mind in grind mode.
Speaking of space on campus, our libraries have open summer hours!
Check out our summer library schedule from May 20 – August 11. Outside campus operating hours, branch out and visit a local public library. LibWeb does the work for you in finding a nearby library location.
Cafe’s and coffee shops are a great environments to get work done.
Free Wifi, background music, and unlimited access to caffeine.. what more can you ask for?! Check out Northern Virginia Mag’s Guide to Coffee Shops in you’re in the area.
We hope some of our suggestions work for you this summer. Don’t be afraid to try new spaces, and when you find a spot that fits your needs, utilize it! Enjoy, and happy summer studying!
Any suggestions? Drop your fav summer study spot in the comments below!