New college students often come to universities with inadequate preparation for success in college or university courses. This information guide is intended to provide supplemental information on how to study and prepare for success in college.
Last Updated: Jul 9, 2016
- College Success: An Open Textbook
'College Success has a student-friendly format arranged to help you develop the essential skills and provide the information you need to succeed in college. This is not a textbook full of theory and extensive detail that merely discusses student success; rather, this is a how-to manual for succeeding in college. The book provides realistic, practical guidance ranging from study skills to personal health, from test taking to managing time and money. Furthermore, College Success is accessible—information is presented concisely and as simply as possible.
- Try College 101: An Open Course Using The College Success Textbook
This course is designed to equip you with the basic academic, professional, and personal skills you will need to be successful in college.
- Induction in Core Academic Skills (iCAS)
iCAS is an online tutorial designed to prepare students for the academic demands and expectations of university study. The tutorial consists of 5 modules: Orientation, Critical Reading, Information Literacy, Critical Writing and Exam Preparation.
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