Academic Success Workshops

In addition to our knowledgeable students, we also have a team of insightful staff members who are up on the latest study strategies and life hacks. Whether it’s balancing a crazy college schedule, or keeping calm through a big exam, our experts present tips and tricks on how to not just succeed, but excel and thrive at Pitt, in a series of exclusive workshops. 

Students in Workshops

Choose the workshop style that suits you: online or in-person. Either way, these exclusive workshops deliver tips and tricks to help you not just succeed, but excel, at Pitt.

In-Person Workshops

  • Goal Setting
  • How to Succeed in Science Courses
  • Study Skills Boot Camp
  • Study Smarter Not Harder with Cognitive Science Strategies
  • Overcoming Test Anxiety
  • Time Management
  • Stress Management
  • Finals Boot Camp

Check back for the complete schedule of in-person workshops.

All in-person workshops are held in G-1 Gardner Steel Conference Center.

Online Workshops

  • Reading Comprehension Strategies
  • Study Tips & Note-Taking Strategies
  • How to Reduce Test Anxiety
  • Learning Strategies Every Student Should Know
  • 10 Habits of Mind for College Success
  • Academic Integrity: The Do's and Don'ts
  • Time Management: Strategies for Success
  • Setting & Accomplishing Realistic Goals

Get started! Just create an account using your Pitt e-mail address and access exclusive workshops when you want them.

Individual Academic Consultations

One-on-one consultations are available for the following topics:

  • Active study habits
  • Planning for mid-terms and finals
  • Reading strategies
  • Test preparation
  • Time management

Academic consultations are available Monday through Friday. For an appointment, call 412-648-7920.