Academic Success Conference

Kickstart Your Semester!

The next Academic Success Conference is scheduled for August 24, 2019.

The Academic Success Conference assists new and returning undergraduate students in developing strategies, techniques, and relationships to thrive at Lamar University. Through workshops and activities, students will build connections with fellow students, faculty, and staff. Students will also gain knowledge that will prepare them to think, learn, and perform in ways that lead to success in college.

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Why Attend?

  • Meet and get advice from fellow LU students, faculty, and staff
  • Start off your semester with new study strategies that work
  • Explore your personal motivations and goals
  • Discover the resources and opportunities Lamar University offers
  • Learn more about Financial Aid and how to qualify

Conference Details

  • Lunch is provided for attendees
  • All attendees will receive a t-shirt

Workshops and activities led by faculty, staff, and students will provide opportunities for students to meet and work together with others in a welcoming and exciting environment. Breakout sessions will cover the following topics:

  • Academic skills
  • Campus resources
  • Personal growth
  • Financial support
  • Social development


Requesting Accommodations

Lamar University is committed to providing all students with disabilities an accessible and positive experience. If you are a person with a disability and may be in need of an accommodation, such as a sign language interpreter, wheelchair access, or request related to access, please contact the Disability Resource Center to make your accommodation request by e-mail: