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!

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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 Appointment if you have a specific question about an assignment or looking for writing skills support.

Come to a Math & Numeracy Appointment for help with foundational math skills.

Explore our Online Resources. Topics include writing, study, math, 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.