Be supported - our vision and mission

At the Student Success Centre, we foster a culture of success that enables students to realize their full potential. As a visible and vital team we support students through programs and services that enhance learning and personal development from inquiry to degree completion. We achieve this through collaboration, research and community involvement.

Advising Support

Our advisors can help you to clarify your academic aspirations and align them with your long-term goals.

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Learning Support

Learning support programs provide you with tools to improve your academic performance.

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Writing Support

Writing support programs help you improve your writing through workshops and individual consultations.

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Upcoming workshops & events


Student Success Centre services are being offered remotely

Due to the evolving health situation, the Student Success Centre are offering online or phone appointments for writing support, learning support, open studies and exploratory advising.  To book or cancel an appointment, please visit our website at  To book a prospective student appointment please send us an email at and someone will be in touch to organize an appointment time.

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Four tips to get the most from your lectures

SSC Blog: Student to Student

Read four tips on how to get most out of your lectures.

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Academic Time travel

Ever wish you could go back in time and remind yourself to start studying? Science may not have unlocked the secret of time travel just yet, but there is a way to move smoothly through time and space this semester – it’s called Backwards Planning – and the best time to start is now.

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Good or bad, we value your feedback. The information you provide will help us improve the way we share information about the services we offer students.

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Learning Support and Advising Portal

Log in and use our Learning Support and Advising Portal to book an appointment with an advisor or tutor, register for an event or sign up for a workshop.


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Faculty and Staff

Looking for ways to support your students? The SSC offers services that can help students build their study skills, plan their academics and enhance their success at university.

Looking to enhance your presentation and student-advising skills? Become a peer volunteer