Carnegie Mellon University

Academic Coaching

The Academic Coaching Program provides holistic one-on-one peer support and group workshops to help undergraduate and graduate students find and implement their conditions for success. We support students with:
  • improving time management
  • forming productive habits
  • creating an organizational system
  • improving stress management
  • developing study skills

All of our Academic Coaching services can be requested online through our website or by visiting the Student Academic Success Center in Posner Hall on the 1st floor.

Request an Initital Consultation

For Graduate Students

We support you with:

  • Managing your time:
    • Balancing coursework, research and professional development opportunities
    • Applying for jobs and internships
    • Techniques for comprehending course content
    • Maintaining accountability
  • Avoiding procrastination
  • Managing priorities
  • Becoming more productive
  • Preparing for exams

We collaborate with various graduate programs to offer workshops in a variety of study skills topics. Students can choose to attend one or more workshops that are available year-round.

All of our Academic Coaching services can be requested online through our website or by visiting the Student Academic Success Center in Posner Hall on the 1st floor.

Request an Initital Consultation

Workshops

First Year Success Workshop
Offered every fall semester, ACs answer questions on effective note-taking, time management, orgination and habits, and learning to learn.
Strong Start to the Semester
This workshop is offered at the start of the Spring semester. The focus is on understanding how to be more productive, combating procrastination and managing your time.
Time Management & Productivity Consultations
Students engage in a 30-minute, 1-on-1 session geared towards helping you effectively manage your time, eliminate distractions, balance your campus involvement without neglecting your ongoing coursework and have a productive semester.