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As a Student Outreach & Support (SOS) student, you have FREE resources available to guide you in your academic journey. Our system of targeted, individualized support helps students face their academic challenges and persist to graduation.

Beyond individual academic coaching, below are some tips to be successful at UMSL!

Academic Standing

Academic Standing Presentation

Academic Standing Quiz (must be logged in to your umsystem Google account)

Academic Success & Tutoring

10 Ways to Ensure a Successful Semester

Academic Support Centers

Drop-In Tutoring Schedule

University Tutoring Center


Creating a Budget

Budget Worksheet

Graduate School

Common Questions About Graduate School

Job Related Information

50 Common Interview Questions

Job Website Summary

Mistakes to Avoid During an Interview

UMSL Career Services

Stress & Test Anxiety

Reducing Test Anxiety

TED Talk - How to Make Stress your Friend

Time Management

Time Management Tips

Time Management Schedule

Writing Papers

Tips for Writing Research Papers