College 101 - College Success

Students in the AWAC

Three students

Two women in the AWAC

Two women in the AWAC

Three men in the AWAC

Three women

This one-credit course helps first-year students adjust academically and personally to Peru State College. Along with others who share similar disciplinary interests, students are introduced to resources and engage in skill-development activities that support their college success. Topics include:

Why College?

Adjusting and Balancing

Campus Resources

Organizations and Connections

Time and Stress Management

Learning Styles, Taking Notes, Study Skills
Critical Thinking

Writing (and Presenting)


College and Career Planning

Financial Literacy