Academic Success Workshops

UCA Success Workshops are open to any enrolled UCA student.  Join us and improve your skills and abilities!


On-line workshops

The UCA Office of Student Success is pleased to offer these online workshops through StudentLingo:

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
Personal Management
  • Time Management: Strategies For Success
  • Overcoming Procrastination: Causes & Cures
  • Financial Literacy: Smart Money Skills For College & Beyond

Each workshop includes a Certificate of Completion.

Click here to begin your on-line workshop.


On-site workshops

Summer 2017

ALL WORKSHOPS WILL MEET ON THURSDAY FROM 2:40-3:30 Library 202, unless otherwise noted.  No registration is necessary. Attendance verification is available. 

Date Topic Presenter
June 8 Time Management/Study Skills Tina Livingston 
June 15   Procrastination Tina Livingston
June 22 Study Styles/Learning Styles Reesa Ramsahai
June 29 Note Taking Strategies Renee LeBeau-Ford
July 6 How to Study Renee LeBeau-Ford
July 13 Goal Setting Shannon Williams 
July 20    Test Taking Tips  Jim Guinee
July 27 Communication Fredricka Sharkey 
Aug. 3 Leslie Knox Financial Awareness
Aug. 10 Choices Marvin William


Fall 2017

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


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