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Student Success Workshops & Peer Academic Coaching
The Matador Advising Hub offers ongoing workshops on academic success topics relevant to first year students as well as free one-on-one meetings with a highly trained Peer Academic Coach (PAC) who can offer a myriad of resources and will assist you in developing academic skills to help you thrive in college.
Topics covered in workshops and in one-on-one meetings with the PAC include: Time-Management Skills, Note Taking, Effective Communication with Professors, Beating Test Anxiety, Self-Care, Health & Nutrition and much more. Email communication will be sent out to your CSUN email account soon.
Upcoming workshop dates are:
- Communicating with Professors, Stress, & Time Management- Tuesday October 17, 1:00pm-2:00pm (Via Zoom)
- Financial Literacy & Shopping on a Budget- Wednesday November 1, 2:00pm-3:00pm (In-Person)
- Test-Taking Anxiety, Study Strategies, & Self-Care- Tuesday December 7, 11:00am-12:00pm (Via Zoom)
Summer School Workshops
If you are considering taking courses during summer and would like to explore your options, please attend one of the Hub’s Summer School Workshops. We will be discussing the difference between taking courses here at CSUN vs a community college and answering any questions you may have. If you need advisement for what courses to take during the summer, please call our front desk at 818-677-2900 to ask about meeting with an advisor.
If you have any questions about the Hub’s Summer School Workshops, please email Claudia Richarte at email@example.com.
If you are interested in learning about how to prepare for health profession graduate programs, please join us in the Pre-health workshop to learn about choosing a major, prerequisites, extracurricular activities, and how to get involved.
The workshop is geared towards students who are interested in going on to professional health care programs such as medicine, dentistry, optometry, pharmacy, veterinary, physician assistant and occupational therapy. This workshop is designed to ensure students have learned the basic information and can begin meeting the requirements for competitive application.
The Pre-Health Workshop is an opportunity to chat with CSUN’s Pre-Health advisor and engage in an interactive online workshop with other peers.
Space is limited. Please note that you must Register in order to attend. Email communication will be sent out beginning of February 2024 to your CSUN email account. Please show up to the workshop you signed up for on time.
- Tuesday February 20th, 3:00pm-4:30pm (In Person)
- Wednesday March 6th, 3:00pm-4:30pm (Virtual)
- Monday March 11th, 9:15am-10:45am (In Person)
Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) Workshops
Join one of the workshops below to learn more about how to meet the Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) to avoid losing your financial aid award.
Note: If you are on Academic Notice, this is an important workshop for you.
For any questions, please email Financial Aid Counselor Emily Fitch at firstname.lastname@example.org.