Welcome to the Student Success Centre! 

We provide professional support to help students strengthen their academic skills and achieve their academic goals – and want all students to succeed at university!

If you have questions about how to tackle a paper, report, or exam, how to study or take notes, how to present calmly and effectively, how to plan your term, or manage a course project, thesis, or dissertation, we’re here to help! We meet with students one-on-one in individual appointments, and run group workshops throughout the year. We also offer customized services both on and off campus. Whatever your program or situation, we can help.

We work with pre-university, undergraduate, graduate and post-doctoral students, international students, parents, and university instructors and advisors to maximize students’ success at all levels of achievement and study. 

Not sure where to start? Contact us with your questions.

Upcoming Workshops

February 1: Quoting Effectively and Correctly (3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.)
February 3: Characteristics of Effective Writing (9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.)
February 4: Exam Management (10:00 a.m. – Noon)
February 4: Exam Formats (1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.)
February 7: Writing for Conciseness (2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.)
February 7: Managing Major Projects (9:00 p.m. – 11:00 a.m.)
February 11: Impromptu Presentations   (1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.)
February 14: Writing to Revise (2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.)
February 15: Writing for Correctness (2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.)
February 16: Paraphrasing Effectively and Correctly (4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.)
February 27: Writing for Conciseness (2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.)

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Additional Student Success Centre teams

Student Accessibility Services
Math and Applied Sciences Centre

Writing Boot Camp for Graduate Students

February 21 - 24, 2-17
Join like minded graduate students for four days of writing at the Writing Boot Camp. 

Sponsored by FGSR, lunch and refreshments will be provided.

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Advice from the Student Success Centre Team

Time management for academic success - Learn to manage your time now to help you succeed throughout the year.

Taking care of you: academic self-care - High impact strategies to help keep course work manageable and enable your academic self-care. 

Understanding procrastination and kick-starting your productivity - Identify your procrastination habits and learn how to work through them to make this semester a success.

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