College Success Seminars

The College Success Seminars provide a forum to allow students the opportunity to develop new or refine current skills that they may find useful in their academic and professional careers. All seminars are free; they do not require advance registration. 

College Success Seminars fall 2018 schedule will be available this fall

Seminar Topics

By clicking on the seminar topics, you are able to see an outline of what is discussed in the seminars. While this is not a substitute for the seminars themselves, the outlines may serve as good guidelines to read and help analyze your own efforts at success. Seminars in red are the ones required for testing out of LS 1040.

Seminar topics include the following:

  • Approaches to problem solving
  • College vocabulary development
  • Communication differences: professors and classmates
  • Coping with test anxiety
  • Enhancing your reading comprehension
  • Financial cents: breaking budget
  • Finishing strong: preparing for finals
  • First works: Making the most of your first grades