Academic Probation Solutions

Free Time Obstacles Personal and Fear Obstacles  Obstacles Related to Major
Financial Obstacles  Academic/Study Skill Obstacles Sensitive Obstacles
  Work Related Obstacles  

Free Time Obstacles

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Set goals Academic and Career Advisement Center Confidential academic and career advisement, specialized undeclared and probationary advising, declaration/change of major, informal degree audits and academic skill assistance.
Counseling and Consultation Services Provides free, confidential and professional personal counseling to NMU students. Also available are individual and group therapy sessions, substance abuse education, social skills training, assertiveness training and a variety of personal skills workshops.
Check Priorities  Academic and Career Advisement Center Confidential academic and career advisement, specialized undeclared and probationary advising, declaration/change of major, informal degree audits and academic skill assistance.
Counseling and Consultation Services Provides free, confidential and professional personal counseling to NMU students. Also available are individual and group therapy sessions, substance abuse education, social skills training, assertiveness training and a variety of personal skills workshops.
Study Group Join a study group through the Tutoring Center. Check Web site availability at: All Campus Tutoring
"Just say no!" Academic and Career Advisement Center Confidential academic and career advisement, specialized undeclared and probationary advising, declaration/change of major, informal degree audits and academic skill assistance.
Counseling and Consultation Services Provides free, confidential and professional personal counseling to NMU students. Also available are individual and group therapy sessions, substance abuse education, social skills training, assertiveness training and a variety of personal skills workshops. 
Seek time management help Study Group Join a study group through the Tutoring Center. Check Web site availability at: All Campus Tutoring
Workshops

Time Management
Goal Setting
Study Skills
Note-taking
Career Decision Making
Test Prep
Other: ___________________ (you suggest)

Use a to-do list Workshops

Time Management
Goal Setting
Study Skills
Note-taking
Career Decision Making
Test Prep
Other: ___________________ (you suggest)

Financial Obstacles

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See a financial planner
See Financial Aid about loans Financial Aid Attain information regarding Fin. Aid programs available, loan options, the satisfactory progress requirement and assistance in completing the FAFSA and submitting it electronically.
Seek part-time employment Career Services Referrals for full-time, part-time or internship jobs, student employment, individual advising regarding job search strategies and placement workshops.
Take CLEP exams to earn credit

Work Related Obstacles

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Find a different job Career Services Referrals for full-time, part-time or internship jobs, student employment, individual advising regarding job search strategies and placement workshops.
Change positions within job
Reduce hours of work
Quit job

Personal and Fear Obstacles

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Speak with academic adviser Academic and Career Advisement Center Confidential academic and career advisement, specialized undeclared and probationary advising, declaration/change of major, informal degree audits and academic skill assistance.
Visit with your AP/RA Academic and Career Advisement Center Confidential academic and career advisement, specialized undeclared and probationary advising, declaration/change of major, informal degree audits and academic skill assistance.
Stress management help All Campus Tutoring Peer tutors offer walk-in, and group tutoring for many Liberal Studies courses and many other 100- and 200-level courses.
Workshops

Time Management
Goal Setting
Study Skills
Note-taking
Career Decision Making
Test Prep
Other: ___________________(you suggest)

Personal counseling Counseling and Consultation Services Provides free, confidential and professional personal counseling to NMU students. Also available are individual and group therapy sessions, substance abuse education, social skills training, assertiveness training and a variety of personal skills workshops.
Group counseling Counseling and Consultation Services Provides free, confidential and professional personal counseling to NMU students. Also available are individual and group therapy sessions, substance abuse education, social skills training, assertiveness training and a variety of personal skills workshops. 
Visit the Health Center Health Center Primary and non-emergency medical care for students and their dependents, health and nutrition information, confidential sexually transmitted disease testing and counseling and a full service discount pharmacy.
Take EN101 course
Read self-help book
Join club or organization NMU Volunteer Center The NMU Volunteer Center links individual students and student organizations with a wide variety of volunteer opportunities in the local area.
Student Activities and Leadership Programs Office Provides information on the 180+ academic, cultural, programming, social, service and Greek student organizations on campus, The Student Leadership Fellowship Program, Leadership Library and the Skill Builders! Workshop series.
Talk to a clergy person Student Activities and Leadership Programs Office Provides information on the 180+ academic, cultural, programming, social, service and Greek student organizations on campus, The Student Leadership Fellowship Program, Leadership Library and the Skill Builders! Workshop series.
Step out for a semester Dean Of Students Assistance with problems, complaints, or University procedures including complete withdrawals. Programs and services include Commuter Student Services, the Student Conduct Program, the Student Rights and Responsibilities process, Disability Services, tenants’ rights information, car pool networking, etc.
Seek diversity support Multicultural Education and Resource Center Personal, social, and academic support services to prospective and enrolled Asian-American, African-American, Latino/Hispanic, and Native American students to assist in their enrollment and retention at the university. Gay/Lesbian/Bi-sexual students can also find assistance through this office.

Academic/Study Skill Obstacles

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Speak with instructors
Speak with academic adviser Academic and Career Advisement Center Confidential academic and career advisement, specialized undeclared and probationary advising, declaration/change of major, informal degree audits and academic skill assistance.
Take a study skills inventory Academic and Career Advisement Center Confidential academic and career advisement, specialized undeclared and probationary advising, declaration/change of major, informal degree audits and academic skill assistance.
Visit with your AP Academic and Career Advisement Center Confidential academic and career advisement, specialized undeclared and probationary advising, declaration/change of major, informal degree audits and academic skill assistance.
Use All-Campus Tutoring All Campus Tutoring Peer tutors offer walk-in, and group tutoring for many Liberal Studies courses and many other 100- and 200-level courses.
Use the Writing Center Writing Center

111G LRC
906-227-2683

Offers writing assistance to any student enrolled in any class. Especially helpful for students taking the required composition courses (EN 111 and 211). Walk-ins are welcome.
Use the Math Lab

Math Lab

3810 West Science
906-227-1612

Offers assistance to any student taking math classes at NMU.
Take EN 101 course
Take EN 102 course
Attend study skills workshop Center for Student Enrichment and Leadership Programs Office Provides information on the 180+ academic, cultural, programming, social, service and Greek student organizations on campus, The Student Leadership Fellowship Program, Leadership Library and the Skill Builders! Workshop series.
Workshops

Time Management
Goal Setting
Study Skills
Note-taking
Career Decision Making
Test Prep
Other: ___________________(you suggest)

Utilize study skill strategies Academic and Career Advisement Center Confidential academic and career advisement, specialized undeclared and probationary advising, declaration/change of major, informal degree audits and academic skill assistance.
Center of Student Enrichment and Leadership Programs Office Provides information on the 180+ academic, cultural, programming, social, service and Greek student organizations on campus, The Student Leadership Fellowship Program, Leadership Library and the Skill Builders! Workshop series.
Workshops

Time Management
Goal Setting
Study Skills
Note-taking
Career Decision Making
Test Prep
Other: ___________________(you suggest)

Study Group Join a study group through the Tutoring Center. Check Web site availability at: All Campus Tutoring
Change study environment Study Group Join a study group through the Tutoring Center. Check Web site availability at: All Campus Tutoring
Form a study group All Campus Tutoring  Peer tutors offer walk-in, one-on-one appointments, and group tutoring for most Liberal Studies courses and many other 100- and 200-level courses.
Study Group Join a study group through the Tutoring Center. Check Web site availability at: All Campus Tutoring
Drop a course Academic and Career Advisement Center Confidential academic and career advisement, specialized undeclared and probationary advising, declaration/change of major, informal degree audits and academic skill assistance.
Student Services Center Provides assistance with registering/droping/adding classes, student loan deferment forms, obtain FAFSA, apply for emergency loans, change address/name/marital status, request privacy restrictions, scholarship applications, pay tuition/fees, overage checks, request transcripts, review student account, payroll deductions and financial aid information.
Seek help with Disability Student Services Disability Services Provides support services for enrolled students with documented disabilities, including arrangements for and implementation of accommodations; advising, counseling and advocacy services are also available.

Obstacles Related to Major

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Explore careers Academic and Career Advisement Center Confidential academic and career advisement, specialized undeclared and probationary advising, declaration/change of major, informal degree audits and academic skill assistance.
Career Exploration
Visit with a career counselor Academic and Career Advisement Center Confidential academic and career advisement, specialized undeclared and probationary advising, declaration/change of major, informal degree audits and academic skill assistance.
Career Exploration
Attend a career workshop Workshops

Time Management
Goal Setting
Study Skills
Note-taking
Career Decision Making
Test Prep
Other: ___________________(you suggest)

Complete an internship/job shadow Academic and Career Advisement Center Confidential academic and career advisement, specialized undeclared and probationary advising, declaration/change of major, informal degree audits, academic skill assistance, graduate pre-professional testing and veterans educational benefits.
Career Exploration
Referrals for full-time, part-time or internship jobs, student employment, individual advising regarding job search strategies and placement workshops.
Career Services
Personal counseling Counseling and Consultation Services Provides free, confidential and professional personal counseling to NMU students. Also available are individual and group therapy sessions, substance abuse education, social skills training, assertiveness training and a variety of personal skills workshops.
Change major Academic and Career Advisement Center Confidential academic and career advisement, specialized undeclared and probationary advising, declaration/change of major, informal degree audits and academic skill assistance.
Change Your Major On-line
Visit with Career Services  Career Services Referrals for full-time, part-time or internship jobs, student employment, individual advising regarding job search strategies and placement workshops.

Sensitive Obstacles

You are strongly encouraged to seek services from professionals in the Counseling and Consultation Services office, a personal physician, etc.

(Adapted from Solutions Worksheet, Counseling and Career center, Brigham Young University)