The University of San Francisco: Learning and Writing Center

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Secrets for Success

Thinking about ways to improve your study strategies? Below are some short videos with tips on how to improve your study habits. Check them out and see what works for you!

The Learning & Writing Center is also available for one-on-one appointments to discuss other tips on how to be successful in college. Come and learn how you can be a super-star college student!

To make an appointment, please contact The Learning & Writing Center at (415) 422-6713 or email:

Coping with Cramming

Cramming is less than ideal! But if you find yourself in a situation where you have to cram, watch this video for last minute study tips. After your test is over, make it a point to study for your next test well in advance!

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Preparing for Graduate School

Thinking about going to graduate school? Unsure about what to expect? Watch this video to learn 5 differences between undergrad and graduate school.

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Conquering College Reading

Looking for some tips on how to get the most out of your reading? Watch this video to learn about some reading do's and don'ts!

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Stress Management

Stressed out because of school, work or other obligations? Watch this video and learn some great tips on how to manage stress.

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USF Resources

Check out the top 10 Resources at USF & learn how they can help you!

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