6 Weeks to Success Workshops

Get Ready to Succeed!

All first-year students are invited to attend the Six Weeks for Success workshops covering topics to help students transition to UNI!  These sessions will cover topics such as:

  • reading a course syllabus
  • time management
  • using campus resources
  • overcoming academic and personal challenges
  • course registration for the spring semester 

Workshops are led by academic advisors and current students, and are a great way for new students to learn tips and tricks to be successful at UNI. The workshops are scheduled for the weeks of September 3, September 17, and September 30. Student will then meet with their academic advisor during October and November to prepare for Spring 2020 course registration. Check out the days, times, and locations of the workshops below!

                                              6 Weeks for Success

Workshop 1 - Time Management

  • Tuesday, September 4 between 5:00-6:00pm in the Center for Multicultural Education (CME - 2nd floor Maucker Union)
  • Wednesday, September 5 between 7:30-8:30pm in the Noehren Hall Lobby
     
  • Are you a Business Major? There are Business-specific workshops!
    • Wednesday, September 4 between 3:00-4:00pm in Curris 109
    • Thursday, September 5 between 3:30-4:30pm in Curris 109
  • Are you an Elementary Education or Early Childhood Education Major? There are Education-specific workshops!
    • Wednesday, September 4 between 3:00-4:00pm OR 4:00-5:00pm in Schindler 220
    • Thursday, September 5 between 3:00-4:00pm OR 4:00-5:00pm in Schindler 220

Workshop 2 - Using Campus Resources:

  • Tuesday, September 17 between 6:30-7:30pm in the Center for Multicultural Education (CME - 2nd floor Maucker Union)
  • Wednesday, September 18 between 7:30-8:30pm in Campbell Hall 
     
  • Are you a Business Major? There are Business-specific workshops!
    • Wednesday, September 18 between 3:00-4:00pm in Curris 109
    • Thursday, September 19 between 3:30-4:30pm in Curris 109
  • Are you an Elementary Education or Early Childhood Education Major? There are Education-specific workshops!
    • Wednesday, September 18 between 3:00-4:00pm OR 4:00-5:00pm in Schindler 220
    • Thursday, September 19 between 3:00-4:00pm OR 4:00-5:00pm in Schindler 220

Workshop 3 - Sometimes You Win, Sometimes You Learn

  • Tuesday, October 1 between 5:00-6:00pm in ITTC 35
  • Wednesday, October 2 between 7:30-8:30pm in Hageman Hall 
     
  • Are you a Business Major? There are Business-specific workshops!
    • Monday, September 30 during PRP Sessions in Curris 003
    • Tuesday, October 1 during PRP Sessions in Curris 003
  • Are you an Elementary Education or Early Childhood Education Major? There are Education-specific workshops!
    • Wednesday, October 2 between 3:00-4:00pm OR 4:00-5:00pm in Schindler 220
    • Thursday, October 3 between 3:00-4:00pm OR 4:00-5:00pm in Schindler 220

Workshop 4 - Spring Registration Preparation

  • More information coming soon! Your advisor will be in contact with you with more information. 

Questions? Contact the Office of Academic Advising at 319-273-3406 or academic-advising@uni.edu!