UTM Exam Jam

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Experience a day full of academic review and fun at Exam Jam!

Attend course-specific instructor-led sessions, general exam preparation workshops, writing consultations, and Facilitated Study Groups. Between your review and study sessions, participate in a variety of exciting wellness activities, such as playing with therapy dogs, crafts, board games, fitness and more, as you enjoy free healthy snacks, music, and an amazing atmosphere of UTM coming together for a vibrant all-campus event.

This UTM-wide event continues to grow each year, making it one of the largest annual events for UTM students. Each Exam Jam, Academic Affairs and Student Affairs join efforts to support you during this stressful time of year. 96% of surveyed participants would recommend ExamJam to a friend, while 97% of surveyed participating instructors feel the event helps prepare students for exams.


In students' own words:

It was different and relaxing and a great change from studying alone at home. The review session for my course was really good.

I loved knowing that there are people who care about my wellbeing.

 

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Fall 2018 UTM Exam Jam 

Mark your calendars: December Exam Jam is on Thursday, December 6

Review sessions will run in Instructional Centre (IB) and New North Building (NE) between 10 AM and 5:30 PM during the following time blocks: 10-11:30 AM, 12 noon - 1:30 PM, 2-3:30 PM, 4-5:30 PM. Plan to spend lots of time connecting, relaxing, and having fun in the Wellness Lobby before, between, and after!

 

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Wondering what to do at Exam Jam? Plan your day with us as we will be featuring several wellness activities available at Exam Jam. 

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Earn a CCR Notation!

Students who participate in Exam Jam are eligible to receive a notation on their Co-Curricular Record (CCR). 

To receive the CCR notation, Students must attend a minimum of one (1) academic session (including sessions run by the RGASC) and one (1) wellness station, and complete an on-site reflection exercise. 
 

This experience is approved on the Co-Curricular Record (CCR)! Links to the ccr website.

Inquiries

For all questions, feedback and updates regarding UTM Exam Jam, please contact: 

Svitlana Frunchak
Student Success Coordinator, Academic Initiatives

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Tell us how it went for you!

Take Exam Jam Student Survey for a chance to win a prize (or two)! To particpate in the day-of draw as well as online draw, visit the CCR station!  

 

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