Design Your Personal Study Strategy

Study Your Own Way

Want to talk with a fellow student about how they prepared to apply to med school? Or discover how they plan and prep for finals? Or pick up some tips on how to read your course material more efficiently?

Our Academic Coaches provide insider insight into how real students succeed at Pitt. They'll share with you what has worked for them, and show you how to experiment with different skills so that you can develop the best study strategy for you. Get the most out of your time here at Pitt by developing your own customized study plan.

Academic Coaches can help with:

  • Active study habits
  • Planning for mid-terms and finals
  • Reading strategies
  • Test preparation
  • Time management
  • And more.

How Do I Get Started?

  1. Make a one-on-one appointment using the chat feature on this site or by calling 412-648-7920. You can also schedule online through the Navigate Student App. Academic Coaching sessions are available Monday through Friday and typically last about 30-45 minutes.
  2. Arrive at your scheduled appointment in Gardner Steel Conference Center.
  3. Meet one-on-one with an Academic Coach and discover the study strategies that work best for you.