Student Success Centre

The Student Success Centre (SSC) provides services and programs to ensure you make the most of your time at university. Our advisors, learning support staff and writing support staff will help you enhance your skills and achieve your academic goals.

Explore our resources

Visit our virtual front desk

Drop into our virtual front desk between Monday and Friday, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Enter the virtual front desk

Enhance your study skills

Visit our study skills resource page for suggestions on note-taking, preparing for exams and much more.

Study skills resources

Stay organized and motivated

Visit our time management resource page for help with planning, building helpful study habits and keeping yourself motivated.

Tips for managing your time

Build your online learning skills

Visit our resources on online learning success or register for our Introduction to Online Learning D2L module.

Online learning resources

Upcoming workshops & events


For instructions on accessing events through Elevate view our video tutorial

Need help booking an appointment? Learn how (PDF)

News and stories


You’re graduating… now what?

Katie is a recent University of Calgary graduate who obtained her undergraduate degree in political science during the fall 2019 semester. Recently, Katie answered a couple of questions about her last...

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How Do You Define Success?

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New Student Registration Assistance

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Studying and writing exams during Ramadan

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A student checks in at the front desk of the Student Success Centre.

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