University Coaching and Academic Mentoring (UCAM)

Looking for new ways to succeed in college and support while you learn those new strategies?  Looking for support in navigating the many competing priorities of a student? Looking for a program that gives students with learning disabilities the tools to succeed? Looking for a university that offers more than accommodations? Then you are looking for UCAM.

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   How does UCAM work?

UCAM is a year-long service that provides a pre-fall orientation, weekly coaching sessions, a professional writing coach, and skill development opportunities. Students say that having that coach to check in with each week makes an enormous difference in both their success and their ability to handle stress.

UCAM provides weekly, one-on-one coaching sessions, plus follow up support as needed. It is available to all SOU students and is financial aid eligible. The cost is $1,495/term.

Additional services:

  • New student orientation
  • Pre-advising
  • Professional writing coach
  • Referrals to other campus and community resources
  • Skill development opportunities
  • Midterm progress checks
  • End-of-term coaching feedback