Academic Resources

Use the following tools to evaluate your courses’ syllabi, use of time and determine which strategies you can use to manage your time effectively and increase efficiency!

Assignment Tracker

Weekly Schedule Planner

New Term? Start Strong!

How to Stay Focused in Class

168 Hours Exercise

Weekly Schedule

Understanding Your Syllabus

Embed Canvas Calendar

Effective Time Management Tips

Find helpful tips below for effective note-taking and managing your reading load.

Strategies for Note-Taking

Strategies for Textbook Reading

For everything from homework assignments to senior theses, check out these handouts for writing tips.

Avoiding Plagiarism

Guidelines for Writing a Research Paper

Guidelines for Editing and Revising

Figure out how you learn most effectively by taking a Learning Styles Assessment and determine which study strategies fit your learning style.

Learning Skills Assessment

Haptic Learning Strategies

Visual Learning Strategies

Auditory Learning Strategies

Learn how best to effectively collaborate with your peers in study groups, create an A+ presentation and be an effective discussion leader in the classroom.

Class Participation

Leading Class Discussions

Enhancing Your Presentation Skills

Guide to Developing Effective Oral Presentations

Public Speaking Anxiety Tips

Key Steps to a Successful Presentation

Check out these helpful tips to learn a foreign language and improve your proficiency.

Tips for Learning a Foreign Language: French

Use the following resources to help you become more mindful, relaxed and organized.

Resources for Becoming More Mindful