Academic Success Office

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

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

You can make an appointment to visit one of our graduate student mentors in Braniff 122 by clicking here, to visit Mr. Josh Skinner in Braniff 114 by clicking here, and to visit Dr. Matthew Spring in Braniff 116 by clicking here.  When you open the appointment page, please make sure you can see your @udallas.edu email address in the upper right-hand corner of the appointment page.

We’ll also reach out to you to assist you in overcoming low grades, inconsistent academic performance, or a lack of a clear academic direction.

Services offered include:

  • Supporting students as they transition to UD
  • Helping students transform their time management and organizational skills
  • Assessing students' current study strategies and suggesting refinements to those strategies
  • Providing students with one-on-one advising
  • Enhancing students' awareness of campus resources and events
  • Collaborating with students on graduate and professional school applications

Mate Mondays at 5 pm SEPT. 10, OCT. 1, NOV. 5, and DEC. 3 in Gorman Faculty Lounge. Click on Dates to Learn about each Event. 

News

UD Announces Partnership with IWP

Earlier this month, the University of Dallas announced a partnership with the Institute of World Politics (IWP). UD will be the ninth institution of higher learning to partner with IWP.

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Teller Family Finds Friendship, Fraternity in Love of Music

Growing up in a half-Irish Catholic family in Cincinnati, the seven Teller children knew a household full of music. Lucy, Brother Jonah and Brother Simon Teller have used the love of music instilled during childhood by their family to become musicians and produce music of their own.

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UD Engages Conservation, Behavioral Research Efforts with Dallas Zoo

A few years back, the University of Dallas began to form a relationship with the Dallas Zoo, when Assistant Professor of Biology Deanna Soper, Ph.D., and her colleague, Professor of Psychology Scott Churchill, P.h.D., began taking class trips to the zoo. And in the spirit of further collaboration, the world's leading cheetah expert and conservationist, Laurie Marker, Ph.D., founder and executive director of the Cheetah Conservation Fund (CCF) sponsored by the Dallas Zoo, will join the UD community on Thursday, Oct. 25, to give a lecture about her work rescuing the world's fastest land mammal from extinction.

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