University of California, Riverside

Highlander Early Start Academy



Early Start Seminar


Early Start Seminar (ESS)

ESS is an interactive seminar that is geared towards assisting students in achieving the goals they have set for themselves. 

The seminar has two main components:

1. Develop effective strategies for mastering success at UCR.

2. Hone skills that will be useful in this program and in your growth as a student. 

The academic & personal skills that will be discussed include:

  • Leadership
  • Time management
  • Financial Aid & Budgeting
  • Test preparation
  • Critical thinking
  • Reading & Note-taking 
  • Communication & Diversity
  • Goal Setting & Motivation

More Information 

General Campus Information

University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

Department Information

Highlander Early Start Academy
156 Surge Building

Tel: (951) 827-3282
Fax: (951) 827-4543
E-mail: earlystart@ucr.edu

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