Academic Success Skills Workshops

Check out these great workshops offered each semester. Visit the events calendar to see when they are offered.

Emotional Intelligence: Understanding Ourselves and Others

Come take an interactive assessment and learn what role you can play in leadership positions, classes, work and your everyday life.

Introduction to CliftonStrengths: Your Strengths Are Your Superpower

Learn to discover and apply your strengths towards achieving excellence in this interactive workshop.

Make it Happen: Goal Setting

Setting goals is a key to academic success. Learn how to set SMART goals and begin the process of making your goals a reality.

Quantitative Skills Center workshops

Need assistance with a TI-83/84 calculator, a TI-89 or higher calculator, Mathematica, Matlab, or R for statistics? Let us know.

Self-care in Stressful Times

Learn to maintain a healthier work/life/school balance.  Gain skills to improve wellness despite your busy and sometimes stressful life.

Study Smarter, Not Harder

Students have many responsibilities in and outside of the classroom. This workshop will help you make the most out of what you’re learning, improve your test preparation, and strengthen test performance.

TechTalk—Exploring myWSU, Blackboard, WSU email and more

Learn about important technology resources you will be utilizing throughout your VanCoug Journey. Topics include navigating myWSU, WSU email, Blackboard, Handshake and key WSU Vancouver websites.

Tell Your Money Where to Go

What if you could graduate with less debt AND a nest egg to start your next chapter? Be proactive and leave this workshop with a clear idea of your financial goals and a spending plan that puts your money to work.

Test Anxiety

Learn new skills and strategies to help you manage test anxiety and succeed in your academic endeavors.

The Learning Zone

“Life begins at the edge of your comfort zone.” Learn how stepping out of your comfort zone and into the learning zone can help you grow both personally and professionally.

Time Management

This interactive workshop will assist you in developing time management strategies to make this your best semester yet!

Your Mindset Matters!

Year after year we hear this as we go through school, and now there is research to justify what we’ve been told. Come to this workshop to learn more and leave empowered to apply this principle to reach your full potential.

Can't find a workshop that fits your schedule? Schedule an individual study consultation.

Questions? For answers, come by the Student Resource Center, email or call 360-546-9155.