7. Be Polite

Even if your professor mostly lectures and there isn't a lot of class participation, you can get to know him by being polite.

When you come into class, don't walk past your teacher.

Speak and say, β€œhello” or β€œgood morning.” If possible, arrive to class a few minutes earlier.

If your professor also arrives early, there might be time for one or two minutes of small talk.

Getting to know a professor can be tricky, especially if there are a lot of students in your class and there isn’t much time to pick your professor’s brain.

The above tips can help you get to know your professor on a personal level and build a stronger student-teacher relationship.

What are other tips for getting to know your college professor?