Student Success Center

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The Student Success Center

The UW-Marinette Student Success Center promotes and supports the academic environment of UW-Marinette by offering a range of services such as tutoring, advising and study skills assistance both in math and writing disciplines. These services are provided to UW-Marinette students free of charge.

English & Writing

A writing tutor can discuss with you: brainstorming for a paper; homework assignments; interpreting or explaining teacher commentary on a paper; reviewing and helping with drafts; research strategies; citation, quoting, summarizing, paraphrasing; grammar; style; resumes; letters of application; etc.

English/Writing tutors are available at the following times at the Student Success Center: M-113 in the Main Building.

  • Monday-Thursday: 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
  • Friday: 9:00 - 1:00 p.m.

UW Colleges Online Writing Lab

The Online Writing Lab (OWL) affords UW Colleges students the opportunity to email drafts of their writing to the OWL staff and receive feedback from a peer writing tutor. OWL is part of the Study-Center Tutoring Program at UW-Waukesha, which is certified by the College Reading & Learning Association, and is offered as a free service to all UW Colleges students.

Mathematics

If you are struggling with math, there are Math tutors and instructors available at the following times in the Student Success Center, M-113 in the Main Building.

  • Monday-Thursday: 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
  • Friday: 9:00 - 1:00 p.m.

Resources

The following Math resources may be helpful.

Learning Resource Tools

  •  PRISM
  • Desire2Learn: The course management system for UW Colleges.
  • OWL (Online Writing Lab): Affords UW Colleges students the opportunity to email drafts of their writing to the OWL staff and receive feedback from a peer writing tutor. OWL is part of the Study-Center Tutoring Program at UW-Waukesha, which is certified by the College Reading & Learning Association, and is offered as a free service to all UW Colleges students.
  • Wisconsin Integrated Software Catalog (WISC): Save up to 90% off retail prices on a variety of computer software packages.
  • Higher Education Location Program (HELP): Provides information concerning admissions, majors and programs, careers, and other information for students, parents, and counselors.

Who To Contact 

Tara DaPra, English, ext. 4311
Tonya Meisner, Mathematics, ext. 4333