Pitt | Swanson Engineering
Academic Support Resources and Tools
First Year Advising

Freshman students go through multiple transitions throughout their first year in college. The Academic Advising team in the Swanson School of Engineering is prepared to offer students print resources to help students with any of the numerous challenges they may face throughout the year.

The following links are provided as just a resource and should not be considered the final authority. These print resources have proved to be useful to students in the past. Students are encouraged to review these resources in partnership with their academic advisor to determine the best study habits for each student.


Help Tools

Student Stress Calendar
Making a Student Schedule
Campus Computer Labs
Helpful Web Resources
Where to Go for Help
Using your Professors / TAs
Final Exam Prep Sheet 
Study Tips for Different Learning Styles