Academic Coaching

An Academic Coaching appointment with a CFL staff member can help you discover study strategies targeted to your specific needs and learning style.

Academic Coaching

Feeling overwhelmed? Want to improve your performance in a particular course? Need new strategies for reading or studying? Schedule a one-on-one academic coaching appointment. 

Academic Coaching sessions can cover topics such as:

  • Time Management
  • Note taking
  • Reading strategies
  • Active study strategies
  • Participating in class discussions
  • Test taking strategies
  • Dealing with test anxiety
  • Completing class projects
Students studying at a table with laptops, papers, and pencils

Students studying at a table with laptops, papers, and pencils

Study skills classes and workshops

Success Skills for College (GS 1001) is a two-credit class offered Winter and Spring Quarters. In this class you explore time management, note-taking skills, exam strategies, learning styles, and university resources and expectations. All topics covered include practical learning activities with individualized application. Check the 2020–21 time schedule to see when GS1001 is offered.

Learning Strategies Workshops are offered upon request on topics such as test-taking strategies, stress management, time management, and note taking. E-mail the Center for Learning ( for more information.

Study Skills Resources - Learn to study smarter with these resources from the Center for Learning!

Who’s Who in the CFL

Here is where you’ll find a list of the Center for Learning staff members, including their photos and contact information.