Category: Student Services
Achieving academic success is always on the minds of college students.
And on college and universities campuses across the country, there are 5 key academic policy strategies available to help most students achieve that very objective.
Enjoying your semester break and, at the same time, preparing for next semester? Hopefully, you are. Now is the time to take a deep breath and assess your academic life/work balance experiences. You need to think about whether or not you are using the best tactics to accomplish your goals.Read More
Final exam season…let’s not be under any illusions. This time of year is the mega pimple of stress! Studying for finals is just plain nerve-racking and overwhelming. Heaven help us if we are carrying 5 courses with a final exam in each one…on top of several research papers.Read More
The “invaluable degree audit”, known by different names at different campuses, tracks your complete academic progress/record. The Registrar’s Office is the official keeper of the student’s academic record and all associated academic policies.Read More
Generally speaking, the Course Withdrawal option allows students having either academic and/or personal difficulties to withdraw from a course(s) and/or school completely, receiving a “W” grade for each course(s). Beware…Read More
Most new students, and even some currently enrolled, don’t realize that they do have grading options such as Pass/Fail to use in crafting the ultimate outcome of their semester grade point average (GPA).Read More
Believing financial aid myths instead of finding out the real facts is a major set-up for missing out on educational opportunities! Anyone can “apply”, using the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). However, only U.S. citizens and eligible non-citizens can qualify.Read More
Your Academic Adviser…optional or essential? An asset on your college and career success team or a potential liability? Unlike high school, where you can wait forever to see your guidance counselor, a campus academic adviser is an active, key member of your college and career success team.Read More