Academic Coaching

We're here to help students develop necessary skill sets so they can be successful in their course requirements at UHCL. Academic Coaching helps students gain skills in areas like:

  • Academic reading
  • Note taking
  • Organization
  • Task management
  • Critical thinking
  • Test strategy
  • Public speaking

1-on-1 Coaching Duration: 1 hour per week, at student's convenience

Student Tips: Strategies for Finals (138KB, pdf)

Who Can Request an Academic Coach

  1. Students can request a tailored Academic Coaching program for themselves.
  2. Faculty can refer a student by emailing

What Happens After a Request

Upon receipt of an Academic Coaching request, the Student Success Center schedules an intake appointment with the student. Faculty or staff referrers may opt to participate in the intake. An Academic Coach develops a support plan based on the student's current courses and academic needs.

Request Form

Student Info
Skill Set Development
Submitting Your Form
When you submit your form:
- A Thank You message is displayed on the page when your form is sent successfully.
- Within two business days of receiving this request, expect the Student Success Center to contact you to set up an in-take appointment.
- Please contact us at 281-283-2643 if you have any questions or concerns.
  • Student Success Center

    Phone: 281-283-2450

    SSCB 3101
    2700 Bay Area Blvd, Box 239
    Houston, TX 77058-1002

    Regular office hours:
    Mon. - Thurs., 8 a.m. - 7 p.m.
    Fri., 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
    Sun., 1 - 6 p.m.

    Please call ahead during holidays and semester breaks.

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