AVID Higher Education

AVID for Higher Education

AVID for Higher Education at Texas Tech University works to support students with the goal of increasing academic success, persistence, and completion rates in the Student Success Initiative. Learn More

IS 1102-Advancement Via Individual Determination (AVID) Skills

The primary goal of AVID Seminar course is to introduce students to the use of the WICOR (writing, inquiry, collaboration, organization and reading) strategies and the AVID system as a means of developing theoretical and practical approaches to their academic efforts in order to promote success and personal achievement. AVID Skills incorporates WICOR strategies as a means of focusing on student's time management, critical thinking, exam preparation, communication and discussion skills. RegisterHere>>

Contact Information:

AVID for Higher Education Liaison and Course Coordinator
Kasaundra Garcia

AVID for Higher Education, Program Manager
Rachel Juarez-Torres

AVID for Higher Education, Director
Betty Krohn