Br. Thomas Giumenta, CSC, the University's Learning Assistance
Counselor, is available to assist students in developing learning
strategies and skills. To schedule an appointment with Br. Thomas
Giumenta, please refer to the side bar on the right.
Learning Assistance teaches students learning strategies and skills enabling them to become successful students and future professionals.Many students find the demands of college level academic work to be greater than anticipated and it is important for students to prepare themselves for the level of work required. Students work with the learning assistance counselor to develop and refine the skills and tools necessary to best meet the student’s needs.
Common reasons for making an appointment with Learning Assistance include:
Interest in improving learning skills to be more successful
Improving time management and prioritizing assignments
Poor grades on exams
Overwhelmed by study workload
Difficulty with textbook readings and note-taking
Assistance is available for:
Reading and comprehension strategies
Learning and Remembering strategies
Individual appointments are available free of charge.