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Exams

Completing mid-terms online this term?

Oct. 6 - 30, 2020

Register in the Introduction to Online Learning D2L course to practice taking an online test in D2L and get some tips for preparing and taking online tests and exams.

Register now

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Join us for a Transitioning to First Year Session

Offered throughout September!

Facilitated by Academic Support staff in the Student Success Centre, these small group sessions offer first-year students an opportunity to ask questions about successful learning strategies. Topics usually include how to study for online classes, time management, study skills, and more.  Register

 

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Virtual Study Hall

Virtual Study Hall Schedule, Fall 2020

Facilitated by our student volunteers, these weekly, structured online study sessions provide students with an opportunity to meet other students, engage in structured studying for their own courses and pick up some study strategies along the way. Registration details available here.

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Drop by our Virtual Front Desk

Do you have a question or need some help finding a resource on campus?  Drop by our virtual front desk Monday to Friday, between 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. to get help from one of our Student Success Centre staff.

Introduction to Online Learning D2L Module

This module provides University of Calgary students studying online with opportunities to learn about and practice with the common technology tools associated with online courses. Register for the course by clicking on the image above.


Stories and blogs


You’re graduating… now what?

Katie is a recent University of Calgary graduate who obtained her undergraduate degree in political science during the fall 2019 semester. Recently, Katie answered a couple of questions about her last...

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Navigating mid-terms online

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Goal-Setting – When “Perfect” is the Enemy of “Good”

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Connecting with the professors and classmates you’ve never met

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Contact Information

Offering services remotely for fall 2020

Access our Virtual Front Desk

Monday - Friday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

General Inquiries:
success@ucalgary.ca