Academic Coaching

academic coach with studentAcademic coaching is a comprehensive service for students who want to improve their academic and self-management skills, such as time management, organization and study skills. The Rutgers Learning Centers offer this support to help students achieve their academic goals along with self-advocacy and independent, life-long learning. The content and structure of each individual coaching session is determined collaboratively by the student and the coach to identify the student's unique learning strengths, develop individual plans for academic support, and promote self-confidence and independence. Any student enrolled at Rutgers University is eligible to participate in this program. All sessions are conducted by appointment or during open office hours and are confidential. Academic coaches will meet one-on-one to help you...

  • conquer procrastination.
  • prepare for exams.
  • get organized.
  • study more effectively.
  • read more effectively.
  • and more!

Schedule a one-on-one appointment by calling 848-445-0986.

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Who should use Academic Coaching?

This program is designed to benefit any student at any point in college. Academic coaches can help first-year students to learn how to use a syllabus effectively and they can help seniors to manage their schedules to accommodate classes, internships, interviews and job fairs. They are here to coach students through the obstacles that arise at any point in an academic career and to help students create positive, effective habits that lead to academic and professional success.

Academic Success Workshops

Academic coaches also present academic workshops for groups. You can choose from one of the workshop topics below or work with our coaches to design a new workshop specifically suited to your group.

Learn more about our workshops.

What Students Have Said about Academic Coaching

My academic coach “helped me to structure a way to succeed.”

My academic coach “is really nice and knows what he is talking about.  He has helped me a lot. I’m doing better this semester!”

My academic coach “got me on track with my academic life and set me up for future success by helping me pick up good study habits.”