AccessAbility Services

Upcoming AAS Events

AccessAbility Services Freshman Orientation

Wednesday, August 22nd

8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. (Students)

8:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m. (Parents and Guardians)

Be ready to start classes! Learn important academic strategies such as time management, organization and how to navigate WCSU technology. Meet other students & staff and start to become comfortable at Western! Breakout sessions for parents/guardians as well!

Breakfast and lunch provided for all students.

Should you require accommodations during orientation, please indicate your needs at time of RSVP.

 Please RSVP your attendance to obere@wcsu.edu or 203-837-8225 by Friday, August 10th.

AccessAbili-Tea: AccessAbility Services Open House

Wednesday, September 5th

White Hall 005

11:00am – 2:00pm

Come learn about our academic accommodation support services, our testing center and enjoy sweet treats!

BYO Lunch Series – Strategies for Academic Success (SAS)

Fall 2018

Workshops are open to all WCSU students

Location: Student Center 226

Monday, September 10th, 12:30pm – 1:30pm
Time Management and Organization: Get prepared for your courses with this informative seminar on time management that will help you develop your organization and time management skills.

Monday, September 17th, 12:30pm – 1:30pm
Study Skills for Math & Science Courses: Are you in a math and/or science class this semester? Come to this seminar to refresh the different ways to study for math and/or science.

Monday, September 24th, 12:30pm – 1:30pm
A Crash Course in Textbook Reading: In this interactive seminar, you will learn how to read a difficult textbook using valuable reading techniques.

Monday, October 1st, 12:30pm – 1:30pm
Study Skills (get ready for midterms!): With midterms right around the corner, do you know how to study? Come to this seminar to learn effective study techniques.

Wednesday, October 10th, 12:30pm – 1:30pm
Writing a Thesis is Easy!: Does that thesis statement have you stumped? Come to this seminar to develop new approaches to creating a thesis statement.

Wednesday, November 14th, 12:30pm – 1:30pm
Stress Management: Got Stress? Come to this experimental seminar and properly de-stress prior to finals!

Monday, November 26th, 12:30pm – 1:30pm
Final Exam Prep (get read for finals): It is now or never! Start studying for finals. Come learn how to prep efficiently for final exams.

Strategies for Math Success Seminars (Math 100p workshops, math 100 students welcome)

Fall 2018

Location: TBD

Wednesday, August 28th, 12:30pm – 1:30pm
Chapter 1

Wednesday, September 5th, 12:30pm – 1:30pm
Chapter 1 & Chapter 2.1-2.4

Wednesday, September 12th, 12:30pm – 1:30pm
Chapter 2.5-3.1

Wednesday, September 19th, 12:30pm – 1:30pm

Wednesday, September 26, 12:30pm – 1:30pm
Chapter 3.5-3.7

Wednesday, October 3rd, 12:30pm – 1:30pm
Chapter 4.1 – 4.3

Wednesday, October 10th, 12:30pm – 1:30pm
Chapter 5.1 – 5.5

Wednesday, October 17th, 12:30pm – 1:30pm
Chapter 5.6-5.8

Wednesday, October 24th, 12:30pm – 1:30pm
Chapter 6.1

Wednesday, October 31st, 12:30pm – 1:30pm
Chapter 6.2-6.3

Wednesday, November 7th, 12:30pm – 1:30pm
Chapter 6.4-6.6

Wednesday, November 14, 12:30pm – 1:30pm
Chapter 7.1 – 7.3

Wednesday, November 28th, 12:30pm – 1:30pm
Chapter 7.4-7.7

Wednesday, December 5, 12:30pm – 1:30pm
Chapter 8.1-9.4

Should you require accommodations or if you have any questions, please contact Elisabeth Werling Morel at morele@wcsu.edu.

Prospective Students

If you are a prospective student with a disability and would like to learn about the accommodations and services available at WCSU, please contact Ellen Ober at obere@wcsu.edu or 203-837-8225.