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.

How to Get Moving on that Project You’re Avoiding

Do you have a huge project, paper, exam, or task looming over you? Are you feeling unsure how to begin? Overwhelmed? Scared of not completing the task? Often when we have large tasks, it is difficult to know how or …

By Christy Rotman
Christy Rotman College Life Skills Coach
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Tips for Getting Things Done

Aim for progress, not perfection. Changing your behavior is hard; if you’ve been a chronic procrastinator for years, it’s unlikely that you will be able to wake up tomorrow and convince yourself that from now on you will do every …

By Katie Densberger
Katie Densberger Director of Academic Student Support
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On Reading for Research

Reading for research is a skill of its own. Get some tips for what that process looks like in this short article by Joli Jensen: “Lessons on the Craft of Scholarly Reading” at the Chronicle of Higher Education.

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 …