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The Major Experience

A website for all your major needs – major contacts, major related tools, and career related tools.

www.studygroup.uconn.edu

Make a study group or find current study groups.

Academic Resources
Cornell Note Taking
A technique that helps you create a study guide as you take notes
MIND MAPPING
Especially helpful for visual learners, this study skill helps you see the connections between concepts
Outlines
If you like your class material strictly organized, create outlines!
Flashcards
Many people use flash cards, but not always effectively. Use these tips to get the most out of your flash cards
SQ3RSQ3R Reading Worksheet
Survey, Question, Read, Recite, Review – a reading strategy that makes you engage with the material and remember it better
UConn Academic Calendar
Important dates at UConn – stay aware of academic deadlines!
What Type of Learner Are You
A short questionnaire that helps you determine if you are a visual, auditory, or kinesthetic learner
Goal Setting
SMART Goals Worksheet
There are goals and there are SMART goals. Use this resource to make goals that will motivate you and get you to where you want to be
How Well Do You Plan
Do you get organized in advance? If you’re not sure, take this quiz and see what you need to do
Mapping My Goals for Academic Success
Use this sheet every semester to plan out your goals for all your classes
My Overall UConn Goals
Make long term goals and plan for how you’re going to achieve them!
Academic Plan
A multi-page self-assessment and resource to create a plan for a successful semester
Exam Preparation 
What to Do Before the Test
Tips for how to prepare for a test
What to Do During the Test
Tips for what to do when the exam is in front of you
Learning From Your Exam Performance
The grade on your test, whatever it is, provides great feedback to evaluate your study habits
The Five-Day Study Plan
Creating a plan in advance is the best way to get the grades you want. This will help you set a plan and stick to it!
Time Management
Semester at a Glance
A simple resource that helps you list all of your important projects, exams, and assignments on one easy to read sheet
Hourly Planner
When it gets to crunch time, use this resource to plan your studying hour by hour
Weekly Schedule
Make a plan for your week to get everything done!
Personal Time Survey
How much free time do you have? Take this quiz to see where your time is going
GPA Calculators
Semester GPA Calculator
This calculator lets you find out your semester GPA depending on your grades in various classes
Cumulative GPA Calculator
This calculator will show you what it will take to graduate with your desired cumulative GPA
Financial Aid
Satisfactory Academic Progress Policy
This page contains Frequently Asked Questions regarding financial aid and Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP)

Resource Database

This database contains a variety of resources from the Academic Achievement Center