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

Wednesday, February 17, 2021, 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Online venue
University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242

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.

This workshop was originally scheduled for 2/15/21 and will now be held on Wednesday, February 17. 

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 Tuesday, March 16 from 11:00AM-12:00 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 Adrienne Maxwell in advance at 319-467-1491 or adrienne-maxwell@uiowa.edu.