First Year Students
Welcome to UTM! We're here to help all UTM students with academic skills enhancement. Don't wait to make use of our many free resources and support — start early and acquire skills that can help you succeed in your academic studies and beyond!
Book a face-to-face appointment for support with:
- understanding your learning style and how to make it work for you
- developing study plans for upcoming tests and/or exams
- papers that you are currently writing
Come to a Writing and Study Skills Drop-in Appointment if you have a specific question about an assignment.
Come to a Math Skills Drop-in Appointment for help with foundational math skills.
Attend a First-Year Math Meet-Up to develop key skills and understand challenging concepts.
Explore our Online Resources. Topics include writing, study, math and note-taking skills, and more.
Attend our Programs & Workshops. Topics include research training, academic reading and writing, first-year calculus, English Language Learner support, and more.
Come to a Peer Facilitated Study Group. Many first-year UTM courses have dedicated study groups that meet weekly; we encourage you to attend!
We look forward to seeing you soon.
More Resources for First-year Students
The following websites feature useful resources for first-year students:
UTM Orientation & Transition offers supportive programming for new UTM students.
UTM New Students offers a a comprehensive guide to help you make the most of your time at UTM.