The Tutoring Center

North Foundation Hall, Room 103
318 Meadow Brook Road
Rochester, MI 48309-4454
(location map)
(248) 370-4215
tutoring@oakland.edu

Academic Success Workshops

Academic Success Workshops are designed to help students learn more about effective study skills, time management, test preparation and other academic-related topics. Workshops are held virtually and no sign-up is necessary.


Fall 2021 Workshops:

Organization and Time Management Tips for a Successful First Semester

Tuesday, 09/14 at 3 pm

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Studying that Sticks: Tips and Tricks for Getting the Grades You Want

Wednesday, 10/06 at 2 pm

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Preparing for Final Exams: What You Need to Know to Finish Strong

Monday, 11/15 at 3:30 pm

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Thursday, 11/18 at 11 am

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Summer 2021 Workshop Recordings

OU Technology and Success in Online classes 
Recorded Session
Presented by: Dan Arnold

You may have heard that your professors will be using Moodle and other methods of technology in the fall, whether your courses are in person, online, or hybrid. In this workshop you will learn more about these technologies and some overall tips on how to utilize them in a way that helps you succeed in your courses.

Advice From OU Faculty Members
Recorded Session
Presented by: Cathy Rorai, Terry Dibble, and Anthony Francis

Three faculty members will join this panel to discuss their expectations of students, how they believe students can be successful, how you can build a relationship with them, and address any questions you may have!

MTH 0661 Prep Session
Recorded Session
Presented by: TTC tutoring staff

Enrolled in MTH 0661 in the fall? Join our peer tutors to refresh your knowledge of important concepts and to learn about study techniques to succeed in this course.

From High School to College: Understanding (and Meeting) Academic Writing Expectations
PowerPoint Presentation
Presented by: Sherry Wynn

OU Writing Center representatives will examine key differences, offer guidance on how to unpack assignments, discuss common pitfalls and recommend strategies for success.