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STEPS to Success: College Entry Test Preparation

STEPS to Success (Strategies & Techniques for Enhancing Performance and Skills) introduces important skills, techniques and strategies to maximize success on test day. We offer programs to help students prepare for the ACT, SAT and even PSAT/NMSQT.

Highly experienced educators offer intense practice and review of questions commonly found on the tests. Classes are held on the University of Richmond campus.

Program Options (not all are offered each term)

  • ACT Prep Workshops — Intensive practice and review of subject-specific test areas
  • PSAT/NMSQT Prep Class — Prepare for the PSAT and improve chances of National Merit Scholarship eligibility
  • SAT Summer Workshop — Four-day intensive workshop covering strategies along with Math and Verbal skills
  • SAT Weekend Workshops — Two-day math and reading comprehension session
  • SAT Math Focus Sessions — Intensive practice and review of math areas
  • SAT Verbal Focus Sessions — Intensive practice and review of critical reading and writing areas
  • SAT Sunday Refresher Session — Two-hour review session in September for those who attended a Summer Workshop
  • Choosing a Career Path — Two-hour session utilizing results from the Strong Interest Inventory to help identify occupation(s) and college major(s)
  • Choosing a College — Two-hour session on how to identify colleges that align with career and other important interests


Register online for these and other College and Career Preparation classes.

Contact Us

Mary C. Raymond, Sr. Manager
Lifelong Learning & Youth
Professional & Continuing Studies
Special Programs Building
490 Westhampton Way
Univ. of Richmond, VA 23173

Phone: (804) 289-8133
Fax: (804) 289-8138