First Semester UNI Business Workshops

Get Ready to Succeed!

All first-semester students are required to attend four workshops during the fall 2020 semester. These events are designed to give you tools and resources to be successful as a first semester student. An advising hold will be placed on your spring enrollment in the next few weeks. To ensure that this hold is removed so that you can register for spring semester classes, you must attend all four workshops. 

Workshop 1: Time Management

Using your syllabus as a framework, we’ll help you think about how to balance school, work and life!

When? Attend one of the following:

FRESHMEN:

  • Monday, August 24, 3:00-4:00pm
  • Tuesday, August 25, 3:30-4:30pm
  • Wednesday, August 26, 3:00-4:00pm
  • Thursday, August 27, 3:30-4:30pm

TRANSFER:

  • Monday, August 24, 3:00-4:00pm
  • Tuesday, August 25, 3:30-4:30pm

Where? Zoom! Watch your UNI email address for a specific invitation with the Zoom link for this event!

 

Workshop 2: Campus Resources

We will go over campus resources, how to connect and navigate your way to success!

When? Attend one of the following:

FRESHMEN:

  • Monday, September 7, 3:00-4:00pm
  • Tuesday, September 8, 3:30-4:30pm
  • Wednesday, September 9, 3:00-4:00pm
  • Thursday, September 10, 3:30-4:30pm

TRANSFER:

  • Monday, September 7, 3:00-4:00pm
  • Tuesday, September 8, 3:30-4:30pm

Where? Zoom! Watch your UNI email address for a specific invitation with the Zoom link for this event!

 

Workshop 3: Resilience Tips

We will work through real life UNI student scenarios and come up with solutions to help you advance to the next step.

When? Attend one of the following:

FRESHMEN:

  • Monday, September 21, 3:00-4:00pm
  • Tuesday, September 22, 3:30-4:30pm
  • Wednesday, September 23, 3:00-4:00pm
  • Thursday, September 24, 3:30-4:30pm

TRANSFER:

  • Monday, September 21, 3:00-4:00pm
  • Tuesday, September 22, 3:30-4:30pm

Where? Zoom! Watch your UNI email address for a specific invitation with the Zoom link for this event!

 

Workshop 4: Plan for Spring

Using your academic resources, we'll help you understand the Liberal Arts Core and begin planning for the spring semester. 

When? Attend one of the following:

FRESHMEN:

  • Monday, October 5, 3:00-4:00pm
  • Tuesday, October 6, 3:30-4:30pm
  • Wednesday, October 7, 3:00-4:00pm
  • Thursday, October 8, 3:30-4:30pm

TRANSFER:

  • Monday, October 5, 3:00-4:00pm
  • Tuesday, October 6, 3:30-4:30pm

Where? Zoom! Watch your UNI email address for a specific invitation with the Zoom link for this event!

 

How do I get credit for attending the workshops?

You must do two things to get credit for attending:
  1. Attend one of the meetings for each workshop! We'll download the attendance log after each session to verify your attendance.
  2. Complete the survey after the event.

Questions? Contact the Office for Professional Distinction at 319-273-2144 or unibusiness.advising@uni.edu