Student Success Center

Tips & Strategies

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Attend Class! Be on time, sit near the front.

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Talk to your professors! Ask questions, find out about office hours.

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Talk to classmates! Get contact information, form a study group.

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Stay organized! Read course materials, take notes, and keep materials organized.

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Listen with passion! Turn off cell phones, mp3 players, etc.

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Follow instructions, seek and ask for help, and stick to deadlines.

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Plan your education! Schedule an appointment with an academic advisor.

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Take advantage of the free services available on campus.

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Get involved! Join a student organization, work on campus.

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Attend workshops, seminars offered by the Student Success Center.

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Read the bulletin boards on campus.

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Join "I really go to UM-Dearborn"* or other Facebook group.

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Get healthy! Visit the Wellness Center, play on an intramural team.

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Meet students! Have lunch at the McKinley Cafe, meet students.

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Ensure Success! Talk to us. We are here to help you!

* - Not an official university tool.