Student Resources

FRESHMEN FALL 2020 STUDENTS-START HERE!

Welcome first-year CalState LA students to the Center for Academic Success. To help you get off to a great start in your first semester, please follow the steps below. Make sure to take the self-reflection first.

Step 1: Take the Self Reflection 

Step 2: Watch this How to Use Canvas Video

 

How to Login to Canvas

Step 3: Enroll in the Canvas Course

TRANSFER FALL 2020 STUDENTS-START HERE!

Welcome transfer CalState LA students to the Center for Academic Success. To help you get off to a great start in your first semester, please follow the steps below. Make sure to take the self-reflection first.

Step 1: Take the Self Reflection 

Step 2: Watch this How to Use Canvas Video

 

How to Login to Canvas

Step 3: Enroll in the Canvas Course

ACADEMIC SUCCESS CERTIFICATE

The Center for Academic Success offers tutoring for STEM subjects and writing support across the disciplines. Our peer tutors can help you understand concepts, practice problems, and develop strategies for success in your coursesWe also host a series of webinars and workshops. During and after the webinars, you will have the opportunity to ask questions and give us feedback so we can create more services to help you succeed as a student and as a professional in your field.

How to earn your Academic Success Certificate:

  • Attend a combination of three workshops or webinars. You may attend upcoming webinars or previously recorded webinars.
  • View the video below describing how to schedule an appointment with a tutor.

HOW TO USE GRAMMARLY

The popular grammar and spellcheck tool Grammarly is now available for students, faculty, and staff at no cost on University-owned computers and personal devices. The Cal State University, Los Angeles community can access the premium version of Grammarly.

Sign up by visiting: https://www.grammarly.com/enterprise/signup to create an account using your MyCalStateLA ID account and your preferred password.

If you experience any problems during this process, please contact the ITS Help Desk at 323-343-6170. Please check out the ITS webpage http://www.calstatela.edu/its/software/grammarly for information about this program, specific system requirements, FAQs, and instructions to download software for home use.

HOW TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT