Help with Coursework

Our students often did very well in high school and arrive at UVA to find that the coursework challenges them in new ways. Whenever you struggle in a class, you should speak with the instructor or teaching assistant. Beyond that, we have several other resources available to help with everything from calculus to paper-writing to time management.

Tips to Manage the Workload of World Language Courses at UVA

World language courses at UVA are popular and fun for students across the University. At the same time, once the semester is underway, students sometimes feel surprised by the demanding nature of the classes and overwhelmed by the amount of …

By Christy Rotman
Christy Rotman College Life Skills Coach
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Out of sync with your asynch classes? Get back on track with these tips

Learning online offers advantages to many students – for example: flexible schedule, no commute, and the ability to revisit lecture recordings. Even with these benefits, online learning can also surface new challenges. As we all settle in to remote learning this …

By Christy Rotman
Christy Rotman College Life Skills Coach
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New Ways to Think About Procrastination – Part 2

Click here to read part 1 of this 2-part series. 

Explore your WHY

We procrastinate for all kinds of reasons. Understanding the reason or the WHY behind your procrastinating habit is another great strategy to help you make change. Since …

By Christy Rotman
Christy Rotman College Life Skills Coach
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New Ways to Think About Procrastination – Part 1

“Everyone procrastinates, but not everyone is a procrastinator.” – Dr. Joseph Ferrari, psychologist

According to Dr. Ferrari, author of Still Procrastinating: The No Regrets Guide to Getting It Done, only 20% of adult men and women are procrastinators – people who procrastinate …

By Christy Rotman
Christy Rotman College Life Skills Coach
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Adjusting to Learning while Away from Grounds

We have prepared several guides designed to help students adjust to distance learning. You will see communications and web resources related to technology and housing considerations elsewhere. The resources below are related more specifically to the shift from life as …

By Katie Densberger
Katie Densberger Director of Academic Student Support
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Resources

The Georges Student Center offers P2L (Peer Led Learning) to support several large STEM courses. Students enrolled in P2L-supported courses …

Dean of the Day in the College of Arts and Sciences (Zoom)
NOTE: THE DEAN OF THE DAY IS ONLY FOR STUDENTS IN THE COLLEGE OF ARTS & SCIENCES. When you enter …
SEHD Student Services

When you enroll at the School of Education and Human Development, you’re joining a tight-knit community that’s here to support …

SEAS Office of Undergraduate Programs

For students in Engineering, the Office of Undergraduate Programs provides information, assistance and guidance to undergraduate engineering students as well …

Center for American English, Language, and Culture

CAELC offers English as a Second Language services at the University.

Tutoring for Engineering

UVA Engineering provides free, scheduled on-demand tutoring with student tutors. This service is a great supplement to class and office …