Tutoring and Coaching

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Hours & Location

The CWSC is open for the 2018 Summer Session!

Summer hours are (May 22–August 17, 2018):

Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays: 10 am – 4 pm Tuesdays and Thursdays: 12 pm – 6 pm

Find us on level 3, at the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre.

About This Service

The Centre for Writing and Scholarly Communication (CWSC) supports a diverse community of writers at UBC, at various levels of proficiency, across many types of writing situations: academic, creative, professional, and technical. CWSC peer writing consultants assist undergraduate and graduate students, across the disciplines, with research papers, reports, theses, grant applications, and more. Consider booking a one-on-one consultation to support your writing projects.

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Hours & Location Closed for the summer

About This Service

Science Peer Academic Coaches help students achieve long-term academics through one-on-one conversations. Meet with a coach to co-create a plan of action, form a manageable study plan, and brainstorm ways to improve your learning. An SPAC Coach can help you identify and improve: time management, exam preparation strategies, note-taking skills and more


For more information on SPAC, visit their website: https://science.ubc.ca/students/spac

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Hours & Location

Monday - Friday 11:00am - 6:00pm From September 14, 2016 until November 15, 2016

3rd floor of the Leonard S. Klinck Building (LSK) in Rooms 301 and 302.

About This Service

The Math Learning Centre (or MLC for short) is a space for undergraduate students to study math together, with support from tutors, who are graduate students in the math department.

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Hours & Location

Monday 10:30am - 3:00pm Tuesday 11:00am - 5:00pm Wednesday 11:30am - 4:30pm Thursday 11:00am - 1:30pm Friday 10:00am - 3:00pm

CLC 205, Canaccord Learning Commons, Henry Angus Building

About This Service

Academic Success Coaches (ASC) provide individualized support through a one-on-one conversation and action plan development with a fellow Sauder student. Over the course of the appointment, a coach ensures their student coachee is able to explore areas of strength and concern, plan next steps, and learn about campus resources. At the core of the program, the Academic Success Coaches believe in supporting students to succeed in the Sauder School of Business.

Visit the ASC website for more information

Hours & Location Closed for the summer

About This Service

Thunder Study is study hall held for varsity athletes at UBC and is facilitated by the Department of Athletics and Recreation. Thunder Study is a chance for athletes to have a dedicated study space and also be able to access tutors in Biology, Chemistry, Economics, English, Math, Physics and Writing Skills. Visit the Academic Support page at the UBC Thunderbirds site for more information.

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Hours & Location Will return in September 2017 at the UBC Nest Room 2521 6133 University Blvd, Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z1 Monday to Thursday, 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM

About This Service

AMS Tutoring provides free support for course work in a variety of first and second year classes in Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics, Economics and Physics, free of charge. If you are looking for more information, please see the AMS Tutoring website.