Online Learning

Ask Us

Questions about learning or academic support at UBC? Need assistance with learning technology (such as Canvas, Collaborate Ultra, or Zoom)? Our friendly Chapman Learning Commons Online Assistants provide support over email and video chat.

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Online Learners

Digital classroom making your head spin? Check out these great tools and resources for taking distance courses.

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Keep Learning

The Keep Learning site provides you with resources to get prepared for online learning. (This page is an external link)

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Learning Skills Workshops

The UBC Learning Commons offers learning skills workshops specific to the online context. Register for one of more of the options to receive the link for attending online.

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Managing Your Time

Wasting a lot of time online? Pulling too many all-nighters? Getting better at managing your time is easier than you think!

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Preparing for Exams

Tests and exams, you can’t escape ‘em. So learn how to prepare well in advance and gain confidence in test-writing.

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…from our blog

UBC Student Working

We’re Here to Help!

by Celia, Kartik on May 21, 2020

UBC Learning Commons Online Assistants are trained peers ready to help answer your questions about academic support and UBC learning technologies. Click the "Ask Us" button above to reach us!


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Online Writing Support

by Liam Monaghan on May 19, 2020

Check out the online writing-focused services and resources at the CWSC.


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Online Writing Community

by Liam Monaghan on May 4, 2020

The Centre for Writing and Scholarly Communication is currently offering two Online Writing Communities designed to mitigate social isolation and encourage motivation.


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Mental Health and Balancing Student Work Life

by Kartik on April 27, 2020

In this episode we will focus on mental health and students’ work life, focusing in particular on part time jobs students have while studying. 


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Studying at Home

by Tiffany on April 23, 2020

Staying at home to study and work may be hard to balance. In this episode, our CLCA (Chapman Learning Commons Assistant) Tiffany will share advice from her transition to online classes at UBC.


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