Student Resources

Optimal Resume
All the tools you need to create a resume and present your professional qualifications to potential employers.

Academic Support Sites

  • LearningExpress Library
    a comprehensive, interactive online learning platform of practice tests and tutorials on a variety of academic skills including math, writing, and computer applications.
  • Assignment Calculator
    calculates how much time you should allow to complete an assignment

Career Resources
Films on Demand - Careers and Job Search
Career One Stop


Learning Styles Sites
Index of Learning Styles: Learning Styles and Strategies
Index of Learning Styles Questionnaire
The Paragon Learning Styles Inventory
The Success Types Learning Style Type Indicator
The VARK Learning Styles Questionnaire DVC Learning Style Survey for College


Study Skills Sites
Inventory of College Level Study Skills
Note Taking
How to study
Study Skills Checklist
Study Tips


Test Taking Skills Sites
Test Preparation


Writing Skills Sites
Amherst College Online Resources for Writers
Purdue University Online Writing Lab (OWL)
UW-Madison Writing Center
Links to Online Writing Centers
Sample APA paper
Writer's Handbook: APA Documentation


Financial Aid
Federal Student Aid Entrance Counseling Site
Financial Aid Information (FAFSA)