Academic Support Programs
Academic Support Programs offers free assistance to IU East students who wish to improve their academic performance. Programs available to students include Supplemental Instruction, Exam Jam, and Extreme Summer JUMPSTART.
Mission Statement of Academic Support Programs
To create a supportive environment by providing instruction and services that will enhance academic performance and develop self-confidence, thereby promoting independent life-long learning.
Supplemental Instruction (SI)
What is Supplemental Instruction?
Studies have shown that students who attend SI sessions average one full letter grade higher than students who do not attend.
Exam Jam Spring 2019 is on Friday, April 19.
Exam Jam is an all-day campus event held the Friday before finals' week to help students prepare for their final exams. Students can attend review sessions and stop by the Graf Center for free food, drinks, games, and prizes.
Exam Jam Fall 2018
Extreme Summer JUMPSTART
Monday, August 13 - Friday, August 17
9:00am - 1:00pm
Extreme Summer JUMPSTART welcomes all first-year students to a five-day college prep adventure. Students will get a head start for college before classes even begin. This August program offers students the opportunity to experience academic success as they explore IU East. Students will learn what to expect in college, brush up on academic skills, gain self-confidence, and discover what services are available on campus.
Extreme Summer JUMPSTART students will...
- prepare for college courses.
- meet other students and make friends early.
- make connections with IU East faculty, staff, tutors, and current students.
- experience college classes such as biology, art, and music.
- have FUN!
Extreme Summer JUMPSTART 2018 Cohort