Academic Success Office

Welcome to the Academic Success Office at the University of Dallas!  

The Academic Success Office equips students with the tools to formulate plans, improve study habits, manage their time, establish priorities and communicate with faculty, staff and their peers more effectively.

Drop in- we can help!

We’ll also reach out to you to assist you in overcoming low grades, inconsistent academic performance or lack of a clear academic direction. We are committed to maximizing student success and facilitating the successful progression of students from orientation to graduation.

The Academic Success Office strives to increase the retention and persistence of our students by helping them make a successful transition to UD, providing academic and social support, and through teaching various learning enhancement strategies.

Services offered include:

  • Supporting college transition assistance
  • Assisting with time management skills
  • Assessing study strategies including notetaking, reading/writing skills, studying for specific subjects and testing taking techniques and suggesting skill enhancements for these strategies
  • Providing one-on-one advising
  • Increasing organizational skills
  • Enhancing awareness of campus resources and events
  • Collaborating on graduate and professional school applications


IPS Student Holds Her Own at First Major Academic Conference

Angela (Mistaleski) Lill, BA '13 PhD '19, was a double major in politics and philosophy at UD, and she's currently working on her doctorate in politics through the Braniff Graduate School of Liberal Arts' Institute of Philosophic Studies (IPS). This past June, she presented at the annual Aristotle and Aristotelianism Tradition Conference at Marquette University.

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John Allen Delivered UDMC Keynote

John Allen, associate editor at the Boston Globe and CNN's senior Vatican analyst, delivered the keynote address at the ninth annual University of Dallas Ministry Conference (UDMC).

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