University Counseling Center

Online Study Skills (Financial Aid appeals)

Our online study skills program is offered to all students free of charge.  It is designed to help a student develop and further enhance their current skills. This course is offered through Western Online. Please see the directions below.

•Go to
•Sign in with your ECOM name and password

•Go to the Communications tab
•Select Self Registration from the drop down menu
•Select the UCC Study Skills Program
•Complete Self Registration Form
•We will notify you by email once you may access the material (You should expect a response within 24 hrs)
•Complete the Study Skills Presentation and Exam
•Notification will automatically be sent to us when you have completed the program


If you have completed this course as a requirement of the Financial Aid Office, they will also be notified of your completion.


Study Skills PowerPoints

Feel free to access our online collection of study skills PowerPoints on a variety of topics at your convenience!


Reading Comprehension & Memory

Listening & Note-Taking

Procrastination & Time Management

Managing Test Distractions & Anxiety

Preparing for Midterms


Test-Taking & Test Anxiety

Preparing for Finals


If you would like assistance with study skills in person, please call or come by the office and schedule an appointment.



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Contact Info

University Counseling Center
Memorial Hall 1st Floor
1 University Circle
Macomb, IL 61455

Please call to schedule an appointment. Appointments cannot be made through email.

Phone: (309) 298-2453
Fax: (309) 298-3253