Carnegie Mellon University

Student Academic Success Center

Office of the Vice Provost for Education

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…
Undergraduate students with Graduate students with
  • improving time management
  • forming productive habits
  • creating an organizational system
  • improving stress management
  • developing study skills
  • Managing your time by 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

You can choose to attend one or more workshops that are available throughout the fall and spring semesters or request an initial consultation with a staff member who will then set up individualized sessions with a student Academic Coach.

Request an Initial Consultation


Our Academic Coaching workshops help students improve their time management, productive habits, organization, stress management, and study skills. We collaborate with various graduate and undergraduate 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.

Workshops are currently delivered using video and audio conferencing technology to provide all students with support.

View workshop topics