Exam Jam

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The academic success centers present Exam Jam to help you through the final push of the semester. 

Find extra tutoring, writing help, study workshops, and other resources to help you succeed, all available at no cost to UMN students. 

#StudyStrong Workshops with UMN Libraries

Learn to study more efficiently using the Pomodoro technique, bullet journaling for finals, and more!  Free workshops for UMN students preparing for the end of the semester.

Register Here 

Bonus Peer Tutoring

Finish the semester strong with additional tutoring hours May 2nd-May 12th.  Click "Find peer tutors" below, and use the filters to search by class, as well as tutoring drop-ins (no appointment needed) or 1-on-1 appointments; copy Zoom links for drop-in tutoring sessions or click on appointment blocks to schedule appointments.

Find peer tutors

Student Writing Support

Writing consultations are available through May 6th to refine those final papers.  Go to writing.umn.edu/sws to schedule an appointment before times fill up, and be sure to check the schedules regularly for the possibility of new and same-day appointments in the event of cancellations or rescheduling.

Schedule an appointment

SASS Academic Skills Coaching

SASS coaching will end on May 7th.  Email [email protected] to set up an appointment for some last-minute advice on time management, stress management, and more.

Learn more

University Libraries Help

Get help on your research with a Peer Research Consultant through May 3rd.

Make an appointment

Schedule a virtual meeting with a librarian to get advanced research help.

Meet with a librarian

Learn how to edit your final video or media project with an online media consultation.

Request a media consultation


Work through online activities to get tips and tools to help you enhance a variety of academic skills, including time management, stress management, improving concentration and memory, boosting study habits, and preparing for final exams. 


Student English Language Support

SELS consultations will be available through Friday, May 7th to help international, undergraduate students develop English skills leading up to final papers, presentations, applications, and more. 

SELS appointments

Destress Activities

PAWS (Pet away worries and stress)

Sign up to Zoom with registered therapy animals through May 3rd (Mondays noon-1PM & Wednesdays 3PM-4PM), or sign up for the last day of in-person PAWS on April 27th.

PAWS sign up

Mindfulness and stress management webinars

Free webinars, programs, and workshops through the University of Minnesota's Earl E. Bakken Center for Spirituality & Healing.  Topics include yoga, personal genius, and more.

Learn more

At-home crafts with University libraries breakerspace

Find crafts

Download fun zoom virtual backgrounds

Download University Libraries themed backgrounds for your next Zoom session.

Explore and Download

Mental health resources

Support your mental health by connecting with the many resources available to UMN students.

Mental Health Website