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Staying Organized As a Busy College Student: Planner Edition

By Rachel DeYoung ‘16

Staff Writer

Being a college student means juggling many different activities: school work, extracurricular clubs, work, and whatever else may fill your busy days. Keeping track of due dates and meetings is essential to succeeding at balancing a hectic college schedule.

Sugar Paper Planner, Target ($9.99 – $19.99)

An exclusive Target brand, these planners circulate depending on the season. They come in small and large formats and boast many different patterns. Affordable and cute, these planners are a great way to stay organized on a budget.

Passion Planner ($5.00 – $25.00)

This planner is a unique take on the classic weekly agenda. While it functions as a planner and offers an all-in-one weekly appointment calendar, it also has a journal, goal-setting guide, and to-do list log. This planner is unique in that it aids you to keep track of your goals and keep your motivated to complete them.

Lilly Pulitzer Planner ($28.00 – $40.00)

These planners come in medium, large, and jumbo sizes to best suit your needs. They offer a variety of bright, classic, and colorful patterns and are filled with unique patterns and quotes throughout the agenda to keep you inspired. Utilizing a classic horizontal layout, these planners are practical and cute.

Erin Condren Life Planner ($40.00 – $70.00)

While on the more expensive end, these planners offer many different options to customize your planner. Their covers are interchangeable and customizable, allowing you to switch up the look of your planner throughout the year. They also offer different set ups to choose from: horizontal, vertical, and hourly option.