Academic Success Workshops

UCA Success Workshops are open to any enrolled UCA student. Workshops are offered on campus every semester, and online workshops are available 24/7 all year! Join us and improve your skills and abilities. Your grades will thank you!

On-site workshops


Fall 2017

 ALL WORKSHOPS WILL MEET DURING X-PERIOD (1:40-2:30 p.m.) in Doyne Health Science Center, 141.
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Date                                 Topic                                                                                                Presenter

 Aug. 29           Reading Comprehension                                                              Patty Kohler-Evans  

Sept. 5             The Secrets of Managing Time and Tasks Effectively      Amy Baldwin

Sept. 12           “Goals”- the key to success!                                                         Eric Stuart 

Sept. 19           Note Taking Strategies                                                                  Renee- LeBeau-Ford

Sept. 26           How to Study                                                                                     Renee- LeBeau-Ford

Oct. 3              Effective Communication is NOT Common Sense             Amy Hawkins

                          – or Common Practice.      

Oct. 10            Test Taking Tips                                                                                 Jim Guinee              

Oct. 17            Personality and Learning                                                             Reesa Ramsahai

Oct. 24            Student Academic Responsibility                                             Leigh Ann Denhartog

Oct. 31            Build Inner Strength for Outer Challenges                           Mark Cooper

Nov. 7             Choices                                                                                                  Marvin Williams

Nov. 14           Financial Awareness                                                                       Leslie Knox

Nov. 21           Procrastination                                                                                 Tina Livingston

Nov. 28           Dealing With Difficult Personalities                                        Shaneil Ealy

Dec. 5              Traits of Successful Students                                                     Charlotte Strickland

On-line workshops


The UCA Office of Student Success is pleased to offer the following online workshops through StudentLingo.  Each workshop includes a Certificate of Completion.  To begin a workshop, click the link at the bottom of this page.

Success Strategies
  • Success Strategies for First Generation Students
  • Success Strategies for Probation Students
Academic & Career Exploration
  • What It Takes To Be A Successful Student
  • Exploring Careers & Choosing A Major
Learning To Learn
  • Study Tips & Note-Taking Strategies
  • How To Reduce Test Anxiety
  • Learning Strategies Every Student Should Know
  • Exam Preparation Tips & Test-Taking Strategies
  • Discover your Learning Style Preferences
  • Information Literacy
Reading & Writing Strategies
  • Reading Comprehension Strategies
Personal Management
  • Time Management: Strategies For Success
  • Overcoming Procrastination: Causes & Cures
  • Setting & Accomplishing Realistic Goals
  • Financial Literacy: Smart Money Skills For College & Beyond

(Click here to begin your on-line workshop)