Find better ways to learn and study
The academic life doesn’t have to be a solitary pursuit. UBC offers some great resources—tutors, academic coaching, and of course, the students around you.
Learning Commons Resources for Science Students
The Learning Commons provides resources and technology to support students with their academics.
Science Peer Academic Coaches (SPAC)
Not sure how to balance all of your courses, lab assignments, work, and still be healthy? Meet with a Science Peer Academic Coach (SPAC), who will provide an individualized academic support in the form of one-on-one strengths-based conversations to help you develop lifelong learning skills (i.e. Time Management, Study Techniques, Note-Taking).
Abdul Ladha Science Student Centre
Abdul Ladha is a study and social space that encourages both informal and organized academic, club and social activities for UBC Science students. You can also book a meeting room or the front porch area with SUS.
Math Learning Centre
Grad students in the math department can provide support on math homework assignments and exam preparation. Drop into the MLC, Rooms 301 and 302 of the Leonard S. Klinck Building.
Live Well to Learn Well
Your wellbeing is an important aspect of your academic success. There are numerous resources on campus to help you maintain good health - counselling services, Wellness Centre, Student Health Service, and more.