Student Resources

No matter what time of day or night you need help, the CLAS is available when you need it. Explore our resources below to see the assistance we can offer.

Academic Skills Workshops

Whether you are transitioning to college, brushing up on your skills after a long summer break, or just want to increase your academic success, our Academic Skills Workshops will help you. Learn to conquer test anxiety and procrastination, cite sources properly, use notes effectively, strengthen your communication skills and so much more.

Schedule an Appointment with a Tutor

Sign up with a tutor by calling our front desk at 617.573.8034, visiting our office on the 9th floor of 73 Tremont, or scheduling online using your Navigate account.

Learn more about making an appointment.

Course-Based Resources

The following resources were created by CLAS peer and professional tutors. They are meant to be a supplement to your in-class readings and assignments.

Quick Tips

Writing Help

Having trouble finding time to meet with one of our writing tutors? Check out this collection of online writing resources.

Tests & Exams

Learn ways to study, physically prepare, and take the exam. Find handouts you can print and review to best prepare yourself.

Taking Notes

See five methods for taking notes in class and while doing readings, along with five styles for each learning type with examples of each style. Pros and cons given for each style with recommendations for when to use that style.

Study Smarter Kit

Here are some handpicked best practices by CLAS academic coaches, including most frequent tips for students who want to improve their GPA. Also short articles on a variety of tricks to make students more productive.