Academic Success Center

Academic Counseling

Lori McGregor, our academic counselor, can help you evaluate your study skills, define your challenges, and develop strategies for academic success.

Reasons students consider academic counseling:

  • "I spend lots of time studying but am not seeing the results."
  • "I find myself putting off studying until the last minute and being stressed out."
  • "I'm not sure what to study for exams."
  • "I feel really anxious before and during tests."
  • "I am pretty happy with how I'm doing, but would like to do even better."

Some of the topics covered are:

  • Time Management
  • Effective Note-Taking
  • Creating a Study Plan
  • Reading Strategies
  • Reducing Test Anxiety
  • Test Preparation
  • Motivation
  • Test-Taking Skills

In the session you will:

  • Learn more effective ways of learning and retaining course material.
  • Develop strategies to prepare for your most challenging courses.
  • Receive personalized recommendations to improve study techniques.
  • Discuss any concerns you may have about your academic situation.

To make an appointment, just call the Academic Success Center at (864) 656-6452 or stop by the ASC. We will be happy to schedule one for you! You may also contact Ms. McGregor by emailing her at