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Andrew Knight

"The ASC is like a safety net: a place for RIT students to get back on their feet."

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The Academic Support Center provides services for all RIT and RIT/NTID supported Baccalaureate and Graduate degree-seeking students. Any NTID students enrolled in an associate’s degree program such as NTID’s AAS, AOS or AA program should first seek academic support from NTID’s Counseling and Academic Advising Services office.

Workshops

Workshops

Study Skills Workshops and Presentations

Check out our Academic Success Workshop Series offered each academic term on such topics as time management, lecture note taking, text reading/marking, and test preparation. All ASC workshops are free and open to RIT students. Faculty and staff are welcome to attend to learn more about supporting our students. Our 50 minute workshops are offered on several weekdays and evenings throughout the semester. Please refer to the schedule to note the locations across campus. Participants needing interpreting should submit requests through NTID Access Services. Please be sure to allow enough advance notice for Access Services to accommodate your request.

A variety of additional workshops may be available at other times during the semester. See our ASC Term Schedule for current offerings.

Please Note: Students needing interpreting services should submit requests through Access Services. Please be sure to provide enough advanced notice for Access Services to accommodate your request.

Workshops can be found on the following topics:

Accordion Arrow Making the Most of Your Time

Time Management, Organization & Procrastination - There are only 168 hours in a week. Learn how to better organize and manage your time and keep procrastination at bay.

Accordion Arrow Test Taking Techniques (T3)

Test Taking and Anxiety Control Strategies - Control your test anxiety by becoming a better test taker.

Accordion Arrow Game Plans for Studying

The Study Process - Studying what is it and how do you do it? Let us demystify the process for you!

Accordion Arrow Notetaking and Textmarking

How to Enhance Your Skills - Develop an effective approach to note-taking and enhance your textbook reading strategies for better comprehension.

Accordion Arrow What’s Your Learning Style?

Learning Styles - Maximize your learning through techniques that fit your personal learning style

Accordion Arrow Getting Back into Gear

Getting Ready for Success Next Semester - Prepare for success next semester - learn new study strategies and time management techniques.

Accordion Arrow Reading Mindfully by Recreating the Text

Is there really a good way to read a textbook? Learn the “how to” of reading textbooks for better understanding.