Academic and personal development

Find the tools you need to thrive at UWaterloo

Academic skill building

Study Skills Workshops

Study Skills Workshop.Register for an activity based workshop to learn how to take better notes, improve your time management skills or explore new study strategies.

Peer Success Coaching

Student in a peer success coach appointment.Book a one-on-one appointment to explore new learning strategies and resources that you can use to achieve your academic goals.

Undergraduate course help

Students attend an undergraduate course help session.Attend a peer facilitated study session for your course, find drop-in tutoring services on campus, or find a student tutor through Tutor Connect. 

Online resources

A student refers to online resources during a study session.Browse our digital resources. We cover topics like life skills, test strategies, time management, and emotional intelligence.

Personal development opportunities

Student Leadership Program

Students workign together on an activity in a Student Leadership Program workshop.Explore and enhance your leadership abilities in this series of workshops. Complete all 12 before convocation to receive an e-certificate signed by the University president and associate provost, students. 

Global Experience Certificate

A student sitting at the end of a dock in the south of France.Internationalise your degree and showcase your cross-cultural achievements to prospective employers.

Peer mentorship

Student meeting with her peer mentor.Browse the peer mentorship programs available across campus to find the program that's right for you.

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