New Student & Family Programs is excited to present the Back to School Series, starting in June 2021! The Back to School Series is a collection of informational workshops and events covering a variety of topics to help you get ready for the 2021-2022 academic year. Workshops will discuss useful topics for all students, whether you are coming to campus for the first time or a returning student. Topics will include university technology, student support resources, academic success strategies, and more!
See the full schedule below, but keep checking back for updates. More events will be announced as the summer and fall semester continue! You can pick and choose events of interest to you, students who attend at least three events during Summer 2021 will be entered in a drawing for CSUSM Bookstore gift cards and a CSUSM parking permit!
Time management is an excellent tool to help you this upcoming semester and beyond! During our workshop, you will learn techniques to effectively manage your time to work towards academic and personal success.
Tuesday, August 17 from 4-5pm
Getting to know your syllabi is the first step towards academic success! Learn all about your syllabi and how to use it to be successful in your semesters to come!
Thursday, August 19, 12:00-1:00pm
Meet the Learning and Tutoring services team as they share with you tips and strategies for how to access free tutoring,
workshops, 1:1 writing support and more. Remember that we are here to support and
cheer you on from your very first day until graduation!
Option 1: Tuesday August 24 @ 2:00 pm
Option 2: Wednesday August 25 @ 11:00 am
Option 3: Thursday August 26 @ 6:00 pm
Keep checking back for new events throughout summer and fall 2021! Each month will offer events focusing on a specific theme:
June: Technology Tools
July: Making Connections
August: Preparing for Classes
September: Engaging with CSUSM
October: Academic Support
November & December: Holistic Wellness