Student Lingo

Student Lingo


Student Lingo

Student Lingo is a set of online academic support workshops exclusively for all TRIO students! Each workshop provides helpful tools and resources for TRIO students to be successful in college. Student Lingo workshops are designed with college students in mind. Each workshop is presented by nationally recognized student affairs experts.

All Student Lingo workshops have built-in action plans, links to additional academic success resources and a printable certificate of completion. These online resources are a supplement to TRIO Student Support Services Academic Advisement and Tutoring Services.

All current TRIO students have access to the following Student Lingo workshops:

Incoming Freshmen/Freshmen

Creating Your College Bucket List: Explore, Experience, Succeed
What It Takes to Be A Successful Student
10 Tips for Success In Your Online Course
Discover Your Learning Style Preferences
How Your Personality May Impact Your Academic Success
How To Work In Groups:  Creating A Productive & Positive Learning Experience
Understanding & Avoiding Plagiarism
How To Reduce Test Anxiety


Writing Effective Resumes & Cover Letters
Developing Critical Thinking Skills
Information Literacy:  How To Master College Research
How To Achieve Well-Being, Balance, & Success
Improving Student-Faculty Relationships
Online Courses:  Staying Motivated & Disciplined
The Revision Process:  How To Proofread & Edit Your Writing


Financial Literacy:  Smart Money Skills For College & Beyond
How To Develop Your Cross-Cultural Skills
Navigating The Financial Aid Process
Time Management:  Strategies For Success

Students on Academic Probation Status or Borderline Students

Success Strategies for Students On Probation


TRIO Students:  To access your Student Lingo account, please click here:

Student Lingo Workshop List

If you have any questions about how to access your Student Lingo account or other general questions, please contact us at (217) 443-8898, email or visit us in person in the Student Success Center in Cannon Hall Room 113.

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