Test Taking Skills & Strategies: How to be a More Effective Test Taker at Iowa

Mar 16, 2021

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

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University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242

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Academic Success Workshop: Test Taking Skills & Strategies: How to be a More Effective Test Taker at Iowa

Learn about effective ways to approach exams, including memory techniques and strategies for tackling multiple choice questions.

The worksheets for this workshop can be found on the College of Engineering Virtual Hub. If you are not a College of Engineering student, please contact Engineering-SDC@uiowa.edu to request the worksheets.

This session will also be held Monday, February 15 from 3:00-4:00 PM. 

To join an academic workshop, click here. You will be prompted to login with your HawkID and password, after which you will be given a Zoom link to click. All workshops are held via Zoom and will be facilitated by Academic Support & Retention. 

Workshop Expectations:

  • Utilize video when possible
  • Utilize the chat or unmute to participate in the workshop
  • Download the worksheet(s) included with the workshop you are joining (if applicable)
  • Complete the feedback survey provided following the workshop


If you are unable to attend one of the two options for a workshop, but are interested in learning more about the topic, contact Adrienne Maxwell at adrienne-maxwell@uiowa.edu. If you have trouble accessing the workshop, call the Student Development Center at 319-335-5763.

Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa–sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in this program, please contact in advance at