Peer pleasure has also been noted as one of the factors that lead to poor performance between peers in the university. Peers can introduce one too many activities that can take their time and concentration and leave them with little time to read and understand the content they have. It is in the university that students engage in actions such as drug abuse as well as peer relationships which ruin their performance. This project will therefore look at the ways to ensure one succeeds in the university by looking at a number of articles addressing the same. The articles discussed include ‘How to develop good study habits’ by Jill Elaine Hughes, ‘10 secrets to university success’ by Jacob Serebrin, ‘What is the secret behind successful students?’ by Goodin Alma Dzib, and ‘Secrets of the most successful college students by Annie murphy Paul.