Peer Academic Coaches
Not sure how to juggle all the deadlines ahead? Are you thinking you might make better use of your study time? Want some tips for tackling tests?
Peer Academic Coaches (PAC), a collaboration between Supplemental Learning and the Writing Centre, offers students the opportunity to have a one-to-one session with another student who has both experienced success and also has an awareness of what it’s like to struggle academically.
Experienced SL Leaders or Tutors can provide students with individualized strategies and resources on a range of academic challenges for a variety of disciplines.
Peer Academic Coaches can offer support with time management, goal-setting, study strategies, giving presentations, note-taking, test-taking and dealing with exam anxiety.
How to book: Appointments may be booked through the Writing Centre website: through the website , clicking on the Peer Academic Coaches schedule, or by visiting the Writing Centre to get help with booking an appointment.
Where: sessions will take place in the Writing Centre (OM 1411)
Sessions: Students are invited to book a 45-minute session with a Peer Academic Coach, with the possibility of booking one follow-up appointment. For additional support, the Coaches are knowledgeable about other student services, and may connect students to resources such as STSS courses, Counselling, Accessibility Services, Writing or Math Help Centres.