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Office of Undergraduate Student Success
Nova Southeastern University
Rosenthal Student Center, Room 104
Davie, FL 33328 
Office: 954-262-8386 
OR 1-800-541-6682, ext. 28386 

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Tools for Success

Tools for Success is a series of workshops designed to assist students in adapting to university life and ultimately achieving degree completion. The outcomes of the workshop series are as follows:

  • to support undergraduate student success by creating awareness of the University programs and resources;
  • to provide resources designed to encourage and sustain engagement;
  • to promote academic achievements;

Click on titles below for live streaming and recorded links (Please note, all ‘Live Links’ are only available during the day and time of the workshop).

Fall 2016 WorkshopsTools for Success Workshops Fall 2016

Mastering Introduction to Psychology: This workshop will prepare students for success in Introduction to Psychology using principles of learning and memory.  Information presented will be based on study techniques supported by psychological theories and research. 

Tips for Avoiding Plagiarism: From cheating on tests to plagiarizing papers, opportunities for academic dishonesty are all around us. Come learn techniques for completing your academic work while avoiding things like plagiarism and copyright infringement.

Honing Your Writing Skills: In order to be successful academic writers, you should have a thorough understanding of the writing process. This workshop will provide strategies for working through each stage.

Winning at Math: This interactive workshop will empower and promote active learning and success for students enrolled in MATH 1000, 1030, and/or 1040. You will receive guidance, gain success strategies, and learn techniques that will result in becoming a “winner at math.”

Stress Management: Become aware of different strategies to identify and manage typical stressors. You will learn how to apply a range of stress reduction techniques to your everyday life.

Test Preparation: This workshop will help you gain confidence and assurance in your test-taking abilities. You will explore test-taking strategies that include how to approach different types of tests and the actual test-taking process.

Time Management: Join the Office of Undergraduate Student Success to learn various resources to assist you in managing your time efficiently and effectively. You will develop an awareness of time management tools and techniques that are essential to success in all aspects of life.


Success FairThe Seventh Annual Student Success Fair is set for Wednesday, September 14, 2016. It is a fun and interactive university-wide event for students, faculty and staff to engage in information sharing while enjoying a fair atmosphere. Over twenty academic and student support resource offices come together in the Carl DeSantis atrium to offer give-a-ways while connecting students to helpful resources focused on student success and graduation. To learn more about the event, please contact Victoria Myer at or (954) 262-8535.

Tools for Success YouTube Playlist