Study Skills Workshops

Students learning together from a peer in a Study Skills Workshop.

Our Peer Success Coaches offer a variety of workshops that can help you improve your study skills. All of our workshops are activity based and give you the opportunity to participate and learn through practice. 

      Want to request a custom workshop?

      Complete our workshop request form at least two weeks prior to your requested workshop date.

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      Other workshops available on campus

      Can't find the workshop that's right for you through the Student Success Office? No problem. There are a range of workshops offered by other departments on campus for Waterloo students. Here are a few of them:

      • Writing skills: Enhance your writing and practice new writing skills.
      • Research skills: Save yourself time and aggravation during the assignment crunch. Check out the Library's research skills workshops for tips on everything from research alerts to RefWorks to literature reviews.
      • The Centre for Career Action offers workshops on career exploration, decision making, networking, interview skills and more.
      • Counselling Services workshops cover stress management, mindful eating, mindfulness and more.
      • If you live in residence, Check out the Maximize Potential Certificate program – many of these workshops are happening right in your residence as part of this program.
      • Velocity Start offers workshops on everything from pitch coaching to cold calling to business model generation.
       

      Peer Success Coaching Drop-ins @ the Library

      Davis Centre (DC): 5 - 7 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays

      Spring 2019 drop-ins run from May 6 to July 25. 

      Feeling overwhelmed by your course load? Need a quick tip on how to study more effectively? Attend a drop-in!

      Peer Success Coaches are now available in the Library (DC only for Spring term) for 20 minute drop-in sessions to support your academic success.

      At the end of your drop-in session, you can choose to book a follow-up appointment with a Peer Success Coach, attend a Study Skills Workshop, or connect with another campus resource.