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Hundley Center for Academic Enrichment

Hundley Center for Academic Enrichment

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Graduate School Preparation

The Hundley Center offers a variety of grad school prep opportunities designed to assist students in various aspects of the grad school application and admissions process. For additional resources, check out these Grad School Prep links.

Annual Events

Grad School Prep Series A two-day series of free workshops designed to educate and prepare students for the graduate school application and admissions process. The Grad School Prep Series is held in September. REGISTER

GRE and GMAT Practice Tests and Sample Classes Throughout the year, the Hundley Center partners with Kaplan to offer free GRE, GMAT, LSAT, and MCAT practice tests to help students get a sense of content covered on each exam. Following each practice test, Kaplan offers a free testing strategies workshop covering exclusive problem-solving techniques and testing skills taught by a dynamic Kaplan instructor. REGISTER

On-Going Events

On-Demand Courses for GRE and GMAT Prep

A series of pre-recorded lessons which can be viewed at the student's own pace and accessible when and where the student wants it. Instruction and practice using comprehensive and motivational cutting-edge online video-based lessons and workshops led by Kaplan faculty. On-Demand courses include a free math refresher course and come with Kaplan's higher score guarantee. Students may enroll at anytime and access course materials for about 3 months. Available courses: GRE On-Demand and GMAT On-Demand.

Upcoming Events
  • Sep 2, 2014 - Tutoring Begins - 1:00 p.m.
  • Sep 8, 2014 - Momentum Workshop - 10:00 a.m.

    Are you a freshman or sophomore who is undecided about your life calling and career or uneasy about succeeding at Union? If yes, then Momentum is for you! Join Ben Burleson and Bethany Morse for an interactive workshop that will provide you with practical strategies for success. Contact the Vocatio Center at vocatio@uu.edu or the Hundley Center at hundley@uu.edu or more info or to register.
  • Sep 23, 2014 - Grad School Prep Series: The Application Process - 3:00 p.m.

    A comprehensive overview of the admissions process for both graduate school and law school, including tips for researching schools and programs, financial aid options, entrance exam information, and more! You’ll learn the specifics for creating a compelling admissions package and find out what schools are looking for in top applicants. Session led by Michelle Heck, Director of Law School Admissions, University of Missouri.
Smarthinking: Free Online Tutoring 24/7
  • Smarthinking
  • Contact hundley@uu.edu to secure your username and password
  • What Students Are Saying About Smarthinking...
  • "Smarthinking is an excellent tool that's easy to master, quick, and helpful! The tutors explain concepts step-by-step."
  • "I was able to bring my grades up thanks to Smarthinking. Tutoring is available whenever I need it and easy to access."
  • "I love the convenience of Smarthinking…math tutoring is available 24/7!"
Academic Coaches
  • Academic Coaches
  • Academic Coaches are available to meet with you to develop an individualized study plan based on your unique learning style and assist you with time management techniques. In addition, Academic Coaches are available to provide one-on-one test preparation-teaching you test-taking strategies and quizzing you over your study materials.
Walk-In Writing Lab
  • Walk-in Writing Lab
  • Professor Chris Bailey is available to help with all your writing needs!
  • No appointment needed; just walk-in during open Writing Lab hours: Mondays and Wednesdays 3-5 p.m. in the Library computer lab.
On-Call Tutors
  • On-Call Tutors
  • On-Call Tutors are available to meet with you at your convenience with 24 hours' notice given. Contact hundley@uu.edu to obtain a password to access a list of on-call subjects and tutors' contact information.
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