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Disability documentation

  • empowering you to understand the implications of the disability
  • determining if you need additional assessment

Academic strategies

  • studying and test-taking
  • notetaking
  • college-level classroom etiquette
  • writing

Coursework

  • clarifying assignments
  • mapping out a timeline to complete assignments
  • “brainstorming” and other pre-assignment activities
  • evaluating why an assignment is not going well and helping you figure out the next steps to take

Time management and organization

  • using a planner
  • organizing notebooks and binders
  • Communication with professors
  • planning how to approach professors or scripting what to say
  • help in contacting professors
  • modeling appropriate communication skills

Academic advising

  • referrals to other campus services