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5 things academic coaches want you to know

Sept. 22, 2023

Academic coaches can advise you on goal-setting, study habits, test prep and more. Learn more about academic coaches and how they can help you with winning strategies.

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Top questions to ask your adviser

Sept. 15, 2023

Advisers aren’t here just to help you pick classes. Leverage their full expertise to help you achieve your academic, personal and career goals. Here are five questions to consider.

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4 ways to avoid cheating, plagiarism and other forms of academic dishonesty

Sept. 11, 2023

Learning to manage your time and asking for help can play a big role in achieving academic success. Incorporate strategies to help you avoid potential Honor Code violations this semester.

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Make the most of office hours this semester

Sept. 8, 2023

Faculty office hours are a space for you to interact with your professor one-on-one, ask questions and get clarification. Taking advantage of office hours early in the semester can help you feel more confident as the term progresses. Here are a few ways to make the most of meeting with your professors.

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Note-taking strategies every student should try

Sept. 8, 2023

Looking to ace your classes? Try these study tips to help you learn new material, prepare for exams and get through fast-paced courses.

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6 tutoring resources to explore

Sept. 5, 2023

Tutoring is one of the most effective ways to help improve your academic performance, reinforce classroom learning and boost your confidence.

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What to do if you get a course alert

Sept. 1, 2023

If you receive a course alert, don’t fret. It’s a way for a professor to let you know you might benefit from additional campus resources or a new approach to improve your standing in a class.

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Start your semester with University Libraries

Aug. 29, 2023

The University Libraries are committed to helping faculty and staff succeed in their career and research. Learn about important resources, services, news and events for you and your students.

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The libraries are your start for academic success and belonging

Aug. 28, 2023

The University Libraries are committed to empowering all students, new and returning, to achieve academic success and build a sense of belonging. Check out our guide to the libraries for the fall.

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Sorority, fraternity recruitment attendance—what to know

Aug. 28, 2023

Because a significant portion of undergraduate students participate in sorority and fraternity recruitment, we want to provide details on student engagement and the priority of academics.