The Alert Program
You have the time; you're studying hard. Yet you're not doing well.
- Talk to your instructor/s and/or teaching assistant/s (TA) in the course/s. Ask for strategies that will help you understand and study the subject.
- Find out if the department has additional academic support services, such as discussion groups or test files.
- Join a study group, or form one of your own.
- LRC 101 is a course that has changed the lives of many students struggling with the academic and life challenges that come with the college experience. It will help you identify your strengths and weaknesses, clarify career goals, learn valuable study skills, and take responsibility for your academic and life success. If you are wondering what you need to do to change your energy from struggling student to successful lifelong learner, this course can help you find some useful answers.
You may not be using appropriate study techniques, or you may need free tutoring:
- The Learning Resources Center, Sherman Hall, Room 345: tutoring and study skills consultations
- Biological Sciences Tutorial Center, BS 011: walk-in and appointment biology tutoring
- Chemistry Tutorial Center, Meyr 145: small group chemistry tutoring
- Computer Science Help Center, ITE 201E: computer science help
- Math Gym, MP 410: walk-in practice for math problems
- Physics Tutorial Center, Phys 226: walk-in tutoring for introductory physics courses
- Student Support Services, Sherman Hall, Room 345: tutoring, academic support, and personal counseling