Beginning of Semester Success Workshops
Beginning of Semester Success (BOSS) workshops are open to all College of DuPage students and provide strategies for study skills, time management, as well as maintaining a positive attitude throughout the semester. Some workshops are designed for any College of DuPage student, while others focus on particular programs or populations at the College. These workshops equip students to be successful in all their academic pursuits and take full control of their college careers. Students also learn about the free services available to them on campus, including services in the Learning Commons.
The Learning Commons' Nursing Boot Camp
Learn how to succeed in COD's nursing program! Two COD nursing tutors will focus on specific skills to help you triumph.
Crack Your Science Course
Learn how to dissect your textbook, review for exams, master your homework, and conquer your science class.
Navigating College as a Non-traditional Student
Tips for nontraditional learners on how to handle anxiety, uncertainty and the unknowns of today's educational patterns. Exploration of some COD services provided for students.
Academic Success for Non-Native English Speakers
Learn how to practice and improve your English language conversation skills and study techniques in a friendly environment.
Control Your College Destiny
Learn study techniques, how best to relate to peers and professors, set a mindset to succeed, and achieve your college goals.
Learning Commons West
Technical Education Center (TEC), Room 1016B, (630) 942-3960
Writing, Reading, and Speech Assistance