When a schedule is created there are some items that take priority over others. Create your schedule based on your commitment to studying. Follow the items below to get a better sense on how to better prioritize your studying.
Keep a list of priorities and goals
Make sure your schedule is realistic (scheduling an 8 hour block without breaks may be unrealistic)
Determine the best place for studying
Communicate with friends and family about your study needs
These are the people who will be your support system
Let them know that you need time for studying. Some might even want to help you study by reading off test questions.
Lengefeld, U. A. (2009). Study Skills Strategies : Get the Most From Every Minute of Learning. [Rochester, N.Y.]: Axzo Press.