Jumpstart Your Semester and Win Donuts!

Start your semester on the right track! Drop in online via Zoom or in-person at the library for one or all of the workshops below to work one-on-one with an Academic Success tutor or coach. No appointment needed. All participants during Welcome Week will be entered into a drawing for a $25 Dunkin Donuts gift card!

Online participants should register below. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting. RLB Library staff will assign you to a breakout room for your one-on-one session.

In-person sessions will be held on the second floor of the RLB Library, where Academic Success is located.

If you can’t make a drop-in session during Welcome Week, you can request these services by appointment with a coach at ANY time during the semester.

Here are the workshops:

1.      De-Stress Your Semester

De-stress your semester by starting strong! Drop-in and chat with an Academic Coach to get help planning out your semester. Please have your course syllabus available to develop a blueprint for success.

2.      Sakai Drop In

Sakai, UBalt’s e-Learning platform, is used in all classes. Drop in and get personalized support to learn how to navigate Sakai, submit assignments, manage files, take tests, participate in discussions, and more.

3.      MyLab Drop In

Work one-on-one with a certified tutor to get the scoop on all the online features you’ll need for your math or business class. MATH, ACCT, ECON, and OPRE all use the MyLab platform.

Dates and times (please register for an online session so you can receive the Zoom link):

Tuesday, August 31 | 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm


Tuesday, August 31 | 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm


Wednesday, September 1 | 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm


Wednesday, September 1 | 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm


Contact info:  Sharon Petty, coaching@ubalt.edu,  410.837.5382

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