LEARNING SUCCESS OUTSIDE THE CLASSROOM Center for Academic Student Achievement - CASA

THE CENTER FOR ACADEMIC STUDENT ACHIEVEMENT- CASA OFFERS FREE ACADEMIC SUPPORT SERVICES FOR ALL TAMUCC STUDENTS

Tutoring

SUPPLEMENTAL INSTRUCTION

WRITING CENTER

CASA MENTORING PROGRAM

first islanders scholars' academy

ACADEMIC SUCCESS COACHES

DEVELOPMENTAL EDUCATION

TEXAS SUCCESS INITIATIVE - TSIĀ 

PEER TUTORING

CASA tutors are students highly recommended by faculty in their area of expertise and undergo extensive training.

Tutoring is available on a walk -In basis for ALL TAMUCC students.

tutoring offers face - to - face and lab work for many subjects.

CASA labs are designed for individual and group work.

supplemental INSTRUCTION

supplemental INSTRUCTION is an academic assistance program connected to entry level large lecture courses.

S. I. leaders facilitate scheduled out-of-class group sessions to cover course content .

S.I. leaders work closely with faculty.

WRITING CENTER

WRITING center staff are professional, graduate, and undergraduate writing consultants

writing consultants help ALL TAMUCC students at any stage of the writing process.

  • BRAINSTORMING
  • FEEDBACK ON DRAFTS
  • DOCUMENTING SOURCES ( APA, CHICAGO, MLA)
  • FORMATTING BUSINESS LETTERS
  • RESUME / COVER LETTERS
  • LAB REPORTS
  • CREATIVE WRITING
  • INFORMATIVE AND INTERACTIVE WORKSHOPS

STARFISH

STARFISH IS A SOFTWARE THAT WORKS WITH BLACKBOARD TO CONNECT STUDENTS TO A "SUCCESS NETWORK"

ACCESS STARFISH BY LOGGING INTO BLACKBOARD
Your success network includes Academic Advisors, CASA mentors, Instructors, and various services on campus.
PROVIDE FEEDBACK, REACH OUT TO YOU, FLAGS, TO-DOS, KUDDOS, SET UP MEETINGS, AND MUCH MORE.
UNSURE ABOUT ASSIGNMENTS, SCHEDULES, ACADEMIC HOLDS???? REQUEST HELP

ACADEMIC SUCCESS COACHES

THE ACADEMIC SUCCESS COACHES assess student's needs and provide information about academic success, campus referrals, ACADEMIC STRATEGIES TO AVOID ACADEMIC PROBATION /SUSPENSION AND MAINTAIN A HIGH GPA.

ACADEMIC SUCCESS COACHES provide IMPORTANT INFORMATION AND advising with regard to the Texas Success Initiative (TSI) and developmental education course work and requirements.

CASA MENTORING PROGRAM

CASA OFFERS FREE peer-MENTORING THAT PAIRS FIRST YEAR ISLANDERS WITH A MENTOR TO HELP THEM NAVIGATE THEIR FIRST YEAR AT TAMUCC

THE PEER MENTORS ARE TRAINED High achieving students that are willing to share their successful COLLEGE experience and information about TAMUCC.

FIRST ISLANDERS SCHOLARS' ACADEMY

FIRST ISLANDERS SCHOLARS' ACADEMY is a CASA initiative that provides participants with not only academic assistance, but also social, professional, emotional support, AND MEANINGFUL CONNECTIONS.

ELIGIBILITY (MUST BE):

  • FIRST GENERATION STUDENT
  • ENROLLED AT TAMUCC FULL TIME
  • SIGN A FERPA WAIVER

Join by visiting casa.tamucc.edu or contact ana billeaux at 361-825-2988

use all the university resources

CASA, Computer Labs, Library, Health Center, Counseling Center, Academic Advising, Student Life, Career Services, Disabilities Services, Wellness Center, and much more.

Follow University and CASA social media

find us on facebook : Texas A&M University Corpus Christi - CASA

find us on INSTAGRAM : @CASATAMUCC

*CASA's Social Media pages are constantly updated with the latest CASA, University, and local news.

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