How to Identify & Prevent Academic Burnout Amid the COVID-19 Pandemic


Academic burnout is real. Alive and kicking. Especially during a time in which semesters are being shortened to observe an accelerated timeline that is designed to ‘minimize travel associated breaks’ (Mercer University Provost). This semester, students have been expected to perform from the beginning of classes on August 18th, until the last day of classes on November 24th, with no breaks.

Considering the circumstances, it is not unrealistic that plenty of university students might be experiencing feelings of academic burnout. Read the infographic below to learn signs of academic burnout and how you can minimize these symptoms.

La’Nissa Rozier