University Academic Resources

  • The Academic Achievement & Access Center (AAAC) many services and programs to aid students in achieving academic success during their time at KU including tutoring services.
  • The KU Writing Center will work with students to help  brainstorm, draft or edit writing with coaching and guidance.
  • The University Advising Center (UAC) will  help students take ownership of their education by providing individualized academic information and advocating for students through academic transitions.
  • The University Career Center will Educate students about the career development, planning, and implementation process and connect students to opportunities to enhance their marketability.
  • Student Information Services provides online services to assist students with admissions, enrollment, bill payment, and obtaining academic records.

Academic Success Tips*

  • Set individual academic and personal goals.
  • Choose courses carefully, especially during your first year.
  • Know and use resources.
  • Meet and get to know faculty.
  • Learn actively.
  • Manage your time well.
  • Know and actively use reading skills.
  • Develop strong listening and note-taking skills.
  • Develop and improve your writing and speaking skills.
  • Get involved in co-curricular activities; learn skills and gain experience.

* Pauk, Walter — How to Study in College 5th edition. Princeton: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1993

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