Tips for DORECESS “Success” within VUSN

  • Get Organized
    • Structure a personal calendar to include course assignments, exams, clinical and weekly self wellness time.
  • Acquaint yourself with your peers
  • Form a relationship with your advisors
  • Explore VU and VUSN resources
    • It is advantageous to know what resources are available to you before you need them.
  • Explore and join at least one VUSN student organization
  • Don’t procrastinate.
  • Seek answers to ALL questions you may have from the appropriate individuals.
  • Identify potential student and faculty mentors
  • If you think you need testing or classroom accommodations, please contact VU Student Access 
  • Don’t compare your abilities to that of your peers. Each student is an essential member of the VUSN family and brings unique experiences and diversity of thought.