Tips for Student Parent Academic Success

  • Let ALL your professors know that you are a parent; they will be much more willing to work with you should something arise if they were prepared in advance
  • Continue to connect with your professors throughout the term, get THEM invested in YOUR success
  • Network with other student parents in case you need last minute babysitting.
  • Find a friend in each of your classes you can rely on for notes in case of absence.
  • Visit Career Services for help preparing yourself/looking for jobs during and after college as well as help with your resume.
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