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Have you ever wanted to improve your goal-setting, time management, note-taking, test-taking, critical thinking, oral and written communication skills? Would you like to develop academic persistence strategies and be able to apply them to all of your courses?

In this one-credit hour class, you can:

  • Empower yourself to learn
  • Navigate University resources
  • Network with professors and students
  • Develop academic and life skills
  • Learn about your Emotional Intelligence (EI)
  • Gain confidence in your academic abilities
  • Connect with your UCCS community
  • Develop better study habits
  • Master time management

GPS 1110 is open to all students who are interested in achieving their academic best!


Ms. Carrie Arnold
Assistant Director, Gateway Program Seminar