Academic Standing Workshop:
All About Progress Probation (page 9)

Strategies for Change

There are many ways to clear up your academic record and get back on track.  We hope the scenarios we listed above will assist you in understanding how choosing the right amount of classes can help you get back on track.

However, there are many other strategies that can help you have a successful college career at Ohlone.  Here are a few other ideas:

  • Limit units
  • Reduce work hours
  • Evaluate schedule before drop deadline (two weeks into the semester)
  • Time management strategies:
    • Decide on priorities
    • Reduce outside time commitments
    • Allow for more free/flexible time
    • Plan 2 hours of study per academic unit (3 hours per unit for A grades)
  • See counselor each semester