Finals Week Tutoring Changes

The ASC will be open for independent studying, computer usage, and limited tutoring during the following hours:

Sunday, December 10th, 1-5pm

Monday, December 11th, 8am-8pm

Tuesday, December 12th, 8am-6pm

Wednesday, December 13th, 9am-5pm

Thursday, December 14th, 9am-5pm

Friday, December 15th, 9am-5pm

View the math tutoring schedule during finals week


Tips for Effective Online Learning

  • Technological Requirements
    • Reliable Internet Access
    • Device capable of using Microsoft Office applications (or able to handle Office Online in the browser)
    • Depending on course requirements, device equipped with microphone/camera for collaborative online communication
  • Creating a Productive Environment
    • Clean, organized, and comfortable space
    • Avoiding distractions, both in-person and online
    • Dedicating a space for working online
  • Time-Management Skills and Study Plans
    • Reviewing syllabus
    • Creating a work schedule, factoring in non-school commitments
    • Prioritizing upcoming tasks, creating to-do lists and reminders
  • Motivation and Participation
    • Dedicating time for rest and relaxation
    • Breaking up large tasks into smaller goals
    • Exercising, meditating, or other productive stress relieving
    • Reflecting on current practices, and reevaluating time-management and study plan
  • Using Online Resources
    • Reaching out to professors for clarification on assignments and course expectations
    • Utilizing Library resources, including digital books, journals, and newspapers
  • Online Communication Skills
    • Using language, grammar, and tone appropriate for an academic setting
    • Paying attention to previous messages and comments
    • Avoiding over-messaging, and sharing of personal information
    • Being mindful of the permanence and record of online communication


ASC Success Workshops

Tips for Taking Online Exams

Success Online (Minnesota State)

Study Tips for Online Learners

How to Succeed in a Remote or Online Class in any Subject