Click on a student’s name or picture to learn more about their experiences with the Sanger Learning Center at The University of Texas at Austin. To view student success stories from other UGS programs, visit the student success page.
As an outreach assistant, Zavier gives students the tools they need to be academically successful by leading workshops on study strategies and time management.
“When you really view your time as precious and something that should not be wasted, college becomes easier.”
As a peer academic coach, Briana helps student develop and implement important study skills.
“Who knew I’d discover my own set of study tools by helping another to develop their own?”
As an experienced senior preceptor for PLUS, Jared guides preceptors and facilitates learning experiences in study groups.
“I found so much benefit and use out of being a preceptor that I wanted to give back what I received by becoming a senior preceptor.”
“I’m learning as much as the students are! Especially with biology, when you’re teaching someone a concept, you always end up with a better understanding of it yourself. “
For the past four years, Kassandra García has provided front desk support in UGS with a kind smile for everyone she meets.
“Seeing students come out from their appointments with a sense of direction is very rewarding.”
Since joining the Sanger Learning Center tutoring team in fall 2012, Leila has helped countless students master course material in calculus and chemistry.
“The most rewarding part about working at the Sanger Learning Center is knowing you’ve made a difference.”