Success Seminars

Success Seminars will provide you with the advanced academic strategies and study skills you need to ease your university transition or increase your success here at the University of Calgary.


Success Seminars are offered through the Student Success Centre. Run by a group of trained students, these seminars share key tips and skills for students to utilize in their classes.

Seminar Schedule - Coming Soon

Success Seminars are free to University of Calgary students; offered weekly at the Student Success Centre on the 3rd floor of TFDL.

Contact info

Lukundo Nakazwe
Program Assistant
TFDL 355

Learning How to Learn

Strategies you don't learn in lectures

The key to effective studying is being aware of your strengths and weaknesses. This session will help you understand what type of learner you are, and reveal study habits that successful students often employ. You will learn how to create study strategies that are suited to your learning style and how to make your study sessions more effective.

Time Management and Avoiding Procrastination

Time management skills are essential to making the most of your time here at UCalgary. Learn some tips to battle procrastination and start managing your time as effectively as you can.

Note Taking

This session will provide you with practical strategies for taking notes in your courses that will help you when you are studying for exams and working on assignments.

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