Student Success Workshops

We offer a variety of workshops to help you develop your learning skills and become a better student. Other units at the University of Regina also offer workshops designed to help you be more successful.  Topics include time management, note-taking & reading, exam preparation, writing skills and much more.

Check out the workshop schedule on our calendar of events for a listing of workshops offered by the Student Success Centre and other University of Regina units.

Here are descriptions of our most common workshops:

Conquering yoUR First Semester

Learn the steps to having a successful first semester, including understanding academic expectations, using available resources, developing a support network, and managing your time.

Note Taking and Reading

Gain a better understanding of your course material by learning to read your textbooks and course materials more efficiently, take effective notes in class, and think more critically about the information in your textbooks and lectures.

Exam Preparation

Improve your performance on mid-term and final exams by developing effective study habits and time management skills, improving your recall, and reducing exam anxiety.

Navigating Math and Science Courses

Strategies for being a successful math and science student, including note taking tips, study strategies, and how to approach labs.

Academic Writing

Learn about the principles behind writing successful university papers, including creating a "problem" to explore and develop research questions. Find out how to use transitions to link ideas, connect argument and evidence, and approach writing tasks with confidence.

Time Management

Take control of your time, reduce anxiety, reach your academic goals by learning strategies to prioritize and get started; understanding and fighting procrastination; and managing distractions and setting limits.

Please note: students are not required to register in advance for workshops. To attend a workshop, simply review the SSC Calendar of Events to find a workshop of interest. Attend in-person or online by opening the corresponding ZOOM link at the scheduled time.

If you are experiencing difficultly finding or attending our workshops, please  email with the title of the workshop, your first and last name, and your student ID number.