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Canadian University Report 2014: Quiz

Five ways to find out if you're ready for university Add to ...

Answer the following questions, then rate yourself on a scale from one to five (where one is strongly disagree and five is strongly agree)

1. I am highly self-motivated. I get homework and assignments done without parental nagging.

2. I am organized, taking clear, concise notes and staying on top of what’s due when.

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3. I am used to doing domestic duties for myself, like laundry, grocery shopping and cooking.

4. I have good money management skills and i know how to create (and stick to) a budget.

5. I am eager to meet new people and make new friends.

Results

20-25: Congrats. You are well-equipped to take on university. Go get ’em.

11-19: You have some of the skills you need to succeed, but you could stand to improve your self-sufficiency.

1-10: You are probably not feeling too confident about your ability to thrive at university. You may want to get some help before you go: a cooking class, a budgeting workshop, a trusted guidance counsellor to help you with organizational skills. Don’t worry, it’s not too late.

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