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Shorelight's Center for Academic Success

The more you learn, the faster you become who you want to be. We’ll help you get there!

Help When You Need It



Our professional tutors are experts in their field. Get help with English, academic skills, or a subject area like Math or Computer Science.


We have a wide variety of short, interactive eLearning workshops on academic, career, and social skills topics. Scroll down to see some of what awaits you!


We also have live and recorded webinars on essential academic and career skills, plus instant access to our career experts and program info. 
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Free Virtual Tutoring

All of our tutors are highly-qualified professionals with experience teaching international students. They are also friendly and excited to help you!
To schedule a session, you only need to click a tutor's button and pick the day/time you want. You'll get a Zoom link sent by email.
To help the tutor prepare for your session, you can give the tutor information about your needs in advance on the scheduling form.
Free to confirmed Shorelight students

Some of the many courses waiting for you...

  • Obtaining Your Visa
  • What to Expect at Orientation
  • University Dining
  • Campus & Academic Resources
  • Academic Advising & Registration
  • How to Make American Friends
  • Culture Shock & Mental Health

  • Understanding CPT and OPT
  • Developing a Resume
  • Writing a Cover Letter
  • Preparing for an Interview
  • Financial Wellness for Students

  • How to Give an Engaging Presentation
  • Communication in an Academic Context
  • Understanding Academic Integrity & Plagiarism
  • Essay Writing Fundamentals
  • Summary & Response Writing
  • Citation Basics

Our students love our courses 

Very nice, good information, great method of explaining!
Developing a Resume 
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I like that it is tailor made for international students.
Preparing for an Interview
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Best and excellent support for students!
Writing a Cover Letter
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