Friday, April 30, 2021

Prepare for finals with Exam Jam and Effective U tutoring, find study and exam spaces

Get support from academic success centers through finals week in this year’s virtual Exam Jam. You can find a variety of free events, services, and resources to prepare for final exams, papers, and projects, including expanded tutoring hours, study and planning workshops, and de-stress resources. You can also check out the Effective U self-guided final exam prep tutorial to learn tips and skills for studying and preparing for final exams.
Prepare for finals!

Get support from academic success centers through finals week in this year’s virtual Exam Jam. You can find a variety of free events, services, and resources to prepare for final exams, papers, and projects, including expanded tutoring hours, study and planning workshops, and de-stress resources. 

You can also check out the Effective U self-guided final exam prep tutorial to learn tips and skills for studying and preparing for final exams.

SMART Tutoring
Sunday, May 2-Wednesday, May 12, 2021
SMART Tutoring appointments and drop-ins

Finish the semester strong with additional tutoring hours May 2-May 12. Use the filters to search by class, as well as tutoring drop-ins (no appointment needed) or 1-on-1 appointments; copy Zoom links for drop-in tutoring sessions or click on appointment blocks to schedule appointments.

Student Writing Support
Now through Thursday, May 6, 2021
Schedule a writing consultation

Schedule collaborative one-to-one writing consultations to help you develop confidence and effective writing strategies to refine your final papers. Zoom and online consultations are available.

For more information and available resources, visit the Academic Success Center website.

Study Sessions and Research Support

Learn how to use the Pomodoro technique, a brain-based study strategy in virtual study sessions with fellow students via Zoom. Bring homework, problem sets, reading, research, writing, and materials to study for finals, and use the focused time to get stuff done. Sessions include group breaks. Register for a Pomodoro technique session.

You also can make a 30-minute online appointment with a Peer Research Consultant (peer library research tutors), schedule an online consultation with our librarians and experts or chat with a librarian 24/7.

For more information, visit the Libraries' finals preparation website.

Final exam prep tutorial

Check out the Effective U self-guided Final Exam Prep tutorial. Work through online activities to get tips and tools to help you enhance a variety of academic skills, including time management, stress management, improving concentration and memory, boosting study habits, and preparing for final exams.

Find study and exam spaces

When not otherwise scheduled for an in-person exam, all general purpose classrooms will be available for student use (studying or for taking an exam) during finals week Tuesday, May 4-Wednesday, May 12. You can see which rooms are available on the classroom search web page. You can also use the Study Space Finder, reserve individual study rooms in the Libraries, and see more about study spaces and technology resources.

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University Libraries