Online Student Tips

It’s estimated that the average attention span is 8 seconds. If you want to get ahead that simply isn’t going to cut it.

Left unchecked, self-limiting beliefs like these can leave you feeling stuck.

At WGU, each student is assigned a personal faculty member to work with them as a mentor throughout their time at WGU. Additionally, each course has its own course mentors, subject-matter experts who are available to help students get through course material. Advice from your mentors is invaluable as you

By Teresa Webb Program Mentor, College of Health Professions As a mentor of graduate nursing studens, I have found that many of the traits necessary to performing as a professionally competent nurse are the same traits required to be a successful WGU student who thrives in our self-paced, competency-based educational

By Shauna Samuel MSN–Leadership & Management, Graduated November 2015 Welcome to WGU! Here are a few tips that I have used and found helpful: Email all of the course instructors for the courses you’re enrolled in. Introduce yourself and ask for tips and study guides. They will send an email

At WGU, each student is assigned a personal faculty member to work with them as a mentor throughout their time at WGU. Additionally, each course has its own course mentors, subject-matter experts who are available to help students get through course material. Advice from your mentors is invaluable as you

By Nana Morrison M.S. Management and Leadership Graduate , 2016 When I started writing this piece of advice, I was at the finishing line of my graduate program. As compared to my undergraduate days, my thought process has been transformed, which has made a difference in the way I saw

At WGU, each student is assigned a personal faculty member to work with them as a mentor throughout their time at WGU. Additionally, each course has its own course mentors, subject-matter experts who are available to help students get through course material. Advice from your mentors is invaluable as you

At WGU, each student is assigned a personal faculty member to work with them as a mentor throughout their time at WGU. Additionally, each course has its own course mentors, subject-matter experts who are available to help students get through course material. Advice from your mentors is invaluable as you

A message from your WGU faculty members Once or twice a year, mentors and instructors may be harder to reach because we are attending academic meetings and commencement. Your regular mentor calls might be rescheduled, and it might take us longer than usual to get back to you when you

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