Faculty and Staff


Learning Supports Available to Students Ahead of Midterm Season

Learning Development & Success is a service available for all Western undergraduate and graduate students with questions about learning strategies, including test prepration and writing, or more general concerns about their academics, including how to manage a university course load or manage their time leading up to exams. Some of the services provided to support students through this midterm season include:

  • Peer-Assisted Learning Centre – free, individualized drop in help to develop problem solving skills, assist with course specific learning questions and improve academic skills and performance (with extended hours on Oct. 3rd and Oct. 5th)
  • Presentations – In person and asynchronous presentations on a wide variety of learning skills topics! Click here for the schedule of in-person presentations delivered in the Weldon Library!
  • Confidential Learning Appointments – one-on-one help with academic skills & strategies
  • Mindfulness Supports – Self-guided online courses and materials, as well as drop-in and registration based mindfulness groups to improve students’ focus, lower anxiety and enhance learning
  • Specialized Servicesgraduate student supports (for both Masters and Ph.D. students), as well as programming for varsity athletes through ASP: Sport!

Referrals from Faculty and Staff

If you are working with students who you think could benefit from learning support, please refer them to our website (learning.uwo.ca) or our book an appointment page. If you have any questions about our services, feel free to email us at learning@uwo.ca. For more information on Learning Development & Success and recommendations for common student issues, visit our FAQ page.


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