Academic Success Resources

ARCHES is committed to ensuring that every student has an opportunity to persist and graduate from college. We believe that every student, regardless of their disability, is capable of achieving academic success, and personal satisfaction. We recognize that it is important for students to be equipped with the appropriate resources, and we have provided some links that will help with academic success.

ARCHES Resources

ARCHES has created a ARCHES YouTube Playlist of helpful resources: 

  • Executive Functioning
  • Math Tips
  • Writing Tips
  • Growth Mindset
  • Mindfulness
  • & More

CPP Resources

Academic Success Hub

You can find information about other CPP tutoring and peer mentoring locations and programs.

LRC Resources

The Learning Resource Center (LRC) offers a variety of Study Skills resources such as handouts, videos, and tutoring tips to handle stress, improve communication skills, and provide strategies for test-taking.

University Library

The University Library has a host of resources for CPP Students from:
  • Borrowing Material & Tech Loan
  • Research Help & Guides
  • Study Rooms & Computer Labs
  • Bronco Family Space & Reflection Room
  • The Makers Studio

Academic Skills Workshops

StudentLingo is a series of interactive on-demand workshops, action plans, and valuable resources focused on helping students achieve their academic, personal, and career goals. 

LinkedIn Learning

LinkedIn Learning is an online educational platform that helps you discover and develop business, technology-related, and creative skills through expert-led course videos. You can also choose to add these courses and related skills to your LinkedIn profile once you've completed them.

Kurzweil 3000

Kurzweil 3000 text-to-speech software can help you read faster and improve your focus. Anyone with a CPP email address can use Kurzweil for FREE!

Undergraduate Research

The Office of Undergraduate Research is here to help you. This page provides an outline of research opportunities that are open to all students from majors across campus.

Other Academic Resources (non- CPP Affiliated)

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill's Learning Center provides numerous study resources such as tips, handouts, and videos to help you:


This table includes links to a variety of topics related to studying.
Study Smarter Be More Productive Read Better Ace Your Tests
Using Office Hours Effectively Assignment & Test Tracker Annotating Texts Multiple Choice Exams
Getting the Most from Lectures Distractions Diagrams and Graphs Strategic Test Prep

Higher Order Thinking

Effective Note Taking Reading Comprehension Tips Test Anxiety

Memorization Strategies


Reading Journal Articles

Test Analyzer

Studying 101

Semester Action Plan Reading Math Textbooks Test Day Game Plan

Studying for Math

Priorities Worksheet Reading Self Assessment

Studying for Stem

Taking Notes While Reading

Learning Chemistry


Take a look at UNC's APP Compendium for a list of APPs to help optimize your academic life.


The Yale Center for Dyslexia & Creativity

  • A nexus for research and a leading source of advocacy and information to better the lives of people with dyslexia.