Of course academics will be your main focus . But there’s more to student life than going to class and attending lectures. It can be like being a wonderful human being. Then can achieve whatever u want. Automatically everything comes on your way. But to become a good human theres only one way.
Relationship with God is the only thing that will quench our soul's longing. Our greatest desire is to know God, to have a relationship with God. Why? Because that's how we've been designed.