Yale Center for Teaching and Learning

Academic Strategies

**Academic Strategies for Online Learning**

Effective March 23, all Yale College students will continue their Spring 2020 classes online. Academic Strategies workshops and 1-1 mentoring sessions will move online as well. During Spring Break we will be hard at work developing resources to support your online learning. If you have immediate concerns about access to online classes and activities, please contact Karin Gosselink, Academic Strategies Director, at karin.gosselink@yale.edu.

Our Mission

Welcome to the Academic Strategies Program! Our mission is to help all Yale undergraduates become active, empowered learners in their academic lives at Yale. Through peer academic mentoring and interactive workshops, we hope to provide you with the tools to help propel you towards your goals.

Resources For Students

1-1 Academic Mentoring

Talk through your academic work and create a strategic plan to help you achieve your goals. Learn More

The Spring 2020 1-1 mentoring schedule starts Monday, January 27. For appointments before January 27, please email academicstrategies@yale.edu.


Click here to sign up: Spring 2020 Workshop Schedule

Our interactive workshops offer practical advice and strategies for common academic challenges. Below is a sample of the over 20 workshops we offer: Learn More

  • Time management
  • Working with faculty/Asking for recommendations
  • Note-taking and class engagement in seminars and lectures
  • Managing a heavy reading load
  • Tackling problems sets
  • Exam study strategies