Academic Success Coaching | Duke Kunshan University

Academic Success Coaching


Academic Success Coaching at DKU intends to help students identify his or her academic strengths and needs. One or series meetings are provided to assist students with learning strategies and general skills.

Through direct coaching, students develop academic skills and strategies necessary to have an independent, productive and creative college life.  Academic Success Coaching reinforces a research-oriented, liberal arts education inclusive of how students learn in pursuit of their academic and career endeavors.

Coaches & Topics

Academic Success Coaches are professional staff members from the Office of Undergraduate Advising holding at least a graduate degree. Coaches have backgrounds in Natural & Applied Sciences, Social Science, and/or Arts & Humanities with experience working with different types of college students.

All Academic Success Coaches provide students with academic support on following topics.

  • Academic Stress Management
  • Motivation & Goal Setting
  • Study Skill / Learning Preference / Note Taking
  • Time Management

Make an Appointment

Please check this link to schedule an academic success coaching session at least 2 days in advance.

If you need to cancel an appointment, you should contact your Academic Success Coach or the Academic Resource Center at least 24 hours in advance.