Connect to Academic Counseling Through 'Ask a Counselor'

Oct. 12, 2018

Connect to Academic Counseling Through 'Ask a Counselor' Event

The Academic Resource Center (ARC) will host an information table in the University Center Commons from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 17, and Tuesday, Nov. 6.  Academic Counselors will be available to provide students with effective student success tips and guidance on popular academic counseling topics.

With a counselor's assistance, students are guided through a process in which they will identify academic challenges, set goals, and discuss strategies to achieve success. 


Student Resouces Provided:

  • Connecting with University resources via Referrals
  • Improving grades prior to the end of the semester
  • Preparing for finals
  • Preparing for spring registration
  • Starting final projects and papers

Popular Academic Counseling Topics:

  • Improving academic skills
  • Improving test-taking skills
  • Improving time management and stress management
  • Recovering from academic probation

Students can schedule an academic counseling appointment with Lisa Hempen through the Student Success Portal by going to "My Success Network", searching for "Hempen" and selecting Lisa’s name. Then, click on the Schedule Appointment button and follow the prompts. (To access the Student Success Portal, students and employees should go to and log in with their Connections credentials.) 

Alternatively, students may schedule an academic counseling appointment by contacting Lisa Hempen directly at 314-246-8284 or

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