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August 26, 2022 — Students working on final fall 2022 assignments have access to a variety of success resources including the Writing Center, Math Lab and Shocker Learning Center
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August 26, 2022 — Wichita State students can develop skills inside and outside the classroom by working with their career ready competencies and strengthening them before graduation. Students needing professional work experience in their field can also explore applied learning opportunities.
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August 26, 2022 — Wichita State has a number of programs that help students travel the country or the world while simultaneously working toward their degree and enhancing their student experience.
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August 26, 2022 — As enrollment approaches, student should consider how to complete 30 credit hours in one academic year. By enrolling in a combination of fall, spring and summer classes, students can remain on track with their degree programs and potentially shorten the time it takes to earn a degree. Some studies show that completing 30 hours each academic year increases academic performance and decreases student debt.
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August 26, 2022 — Now is the time for student to check their class progress and reflect on the goals you set for yourself at the beginning of the semester. Students can do this by locating their grades in Blackboard and attending academic success programs. Students can also visit the Shocker Learning Center.
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August 26, 2022 — Early enrollment for spring 2023 classes begins Nov. 14. Have you checked your myWSU account recently? Do you have any active holds preventing you from enrolling? If so, you will need to use the time between now and the first day of enrollment to clear your holds and complete your requirements so you are eligible to enroll as early as possible.
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August 26, 2022 — This time of the semester often brings increased stress and sickness. Luckily, Student Health Services, Counseling and Prevention Services and Campus Recreation offer many opportunities for students to relax and create or maintain a balanced lifestyle. The following resources to help students develop balance:
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August 26, 2022 — Students may feel anxious about approaching their professors and need encouragement to interact with them. Despite these reservations, making connections with faculty can help students feel more comfortable in class, get references for jobs or graduate school, and help advise them about career options.
August 26, 2022 — It’s never too late to try new tactics in the classroom and at home to improve learning. Students can quiz themselves or other classmates on class concepts, create questions from assigned readings to ask during class, or join a study group with other motivated students to improve academic performance.
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August 26, 2022 — Do you need help? Wichita State's Counseling and Prevention Services (CAPS) has a variety of mental health services with people ready to help students. Visit their website to view a full list of services.