Study Skills and Academic Coaching

Academic Coaching Overview

The Academic Literacies program allows students to meet with the TLC's Academic Literacies Specialist to set an academic success plan or process in motion.

Academic success strategies include:

  • Campus resources awareness
  • Time management
  • Note-taking
  • Textbook comprehension
  • Learning styles
  • Test preparation and test-taking
  • Memorization
  • Motivation and Goal Setting
  • Transitional issues
  • Academic probation concerns

There are multiple ways to ensure academic success. It begins with self-knowledge, and continues as you learn to adopt academic success strategies that best fit your needs. Come to the TLC to get started on the road to academic literacy!

Options to work on academic success skills include the academic coaching sessions (listed below), one-on-one meetings and online meetings (for information on either, email

There is no cost associated with Academic Literacies sessions.

Fall 2018 - Academic Coaching Workshops

The academic coaching workshops are presentations on successful study strategies. Each presentation will briefly cover an overview of the services provided by the Tutoring-Learning Center before discussing the topic of the presentation. All are held in room 310 of Albertson Hall.

  • Academic Coaching Workshops
Time Management StrategiesMonday, Sept. 10th
Tips for Succeeding in Online Courses
Wednesday, Sept. 12th
Grit, Growth Mindset, and Overcoming Failure
Tuesday, Sept. 18th
Note-Taking Strategies, Tips and TricksWednesday, Sept. 26th
Find Your Learning Style
Monday, Oct. 1st
Overcoming Common Reasons Students Struggle Wednesday, Oct. 10th
Preparing for MidTerms and Test-Taking Strategies
Monday, Oct. 15th
Overcoming Procrastination
Tuesday, Oct. 23rd
Techniques for Memorization
Wednesday, Nov. 7th
Motivation and Goal Setting
Tuesday, November 27th
​Preparing for Finals and Test-Taking Strategies
​Monday, Dec. 10th
Preparing for Finals and Test-Taking Strategies
​Thursday, Dec. 13th
Show up the day of the workshop, or sign-up through SPIN.


Jake Wozniak
Academic Skills Specialist
Tutoring-Learning Center
018 Albertson Hall