Learning Support Sessions are available to any Carleton student who is looking to develop skills that can help them achieve academic success. Learning Support Sessions is a person centred service focused on fostering effective learning strategies. Each session with a Peer Learning Assistant is unique, focused on the specific strengths and challenges of the individual.

Peer Learning Assistants will help students to identify areas of growth, set goals, and create an individualized plan to achieve success. Peer Learning Assistants are trained to share effective strategies with students that they can use in any course at any level. Common session topics include:

  • Time Management
  • Managing procrastination
  • Motivation
  • Academic Reading
  • Note-Taking
  • Memory
  • Concentration
  • Exam Preparation

Learn how to study smarter by dropping in for a Learning Support Session today!

Spring/Summer 2020 One-on-One Learning Support Consultations Hours


Who Provides Learning Support?

Learning support sessions are provided by Peer Learning Assistants and can be focused on one skill or many. These sessions are intended to be student-focused and help students strengthen their skills and develop new active learning strategies.

Peer Learning Assistants are also very knowledgeable about campus services, can suggest referrals for additional support both within CSAS and across campus, and help students develop an action plan to ensure they are meeting their academic goals.