The peer Academic Coaches are a team of dedicated upper-level students (juniors, seniors, and graduate students) who aim to provide undergraduates with one-on-one coaching, drop-in advising hours, workshops, and campus resource referrals to support the development of academic skills that support their academic journeys and personal well being. Our work centers on an anti-racist and inclusive academic support model.
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Services and Programs We Offer
An Academic Coach is a trained junior, senior, or graduate student who is eager to help support you along your academic journey. Coaches meet with students to provide holistic support and promote personal well-being in the context of academic and co-curricular success. If you are interested in one-on-one coaching, please check out the Academic Coaching section or follow these instructions for requesting a coach.
Academic Coaches host informative workshops throughout the semester to support students in stress management, planning, and study skills. These workshops are highly interactive, allowing students to ask questions and put study strategies into practice.
Power Hours are dedicated study sessions that provide students with a structured and focused environment to work towards their academic goals During Power Hours, students can complete assignments, study for exams, or plan their schedule. It can also serve as a designated time to prioritize academic tasks and eliminate distractions.
Click here to see the Power Hour Schedule for the Fall 2023 Semester.
Each semester, coaches are available for short-term, one on one support at designated Open Hours. Students have the opportunity to schedule an appointment with an available coach to manage upcoming assignments, exams, and activities in the weeks leading up to midterms, finals, and other high-volume points of the semester.
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