Academic Support Corner

The Writing Lab

The Writing Lab is a free service available to all AlgomaU registered students in any discipline and year of study. Students make individual appointments to meet with the Writing Lab Instructor to get help with planning, drafting, researching, and referencing throughout the writing process.

Located in WW306 in the Wishart Library, the Writing Lab is available for 14 weeks during regular classes each semester.

Monday 11:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Tuesday 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Wednesday 11:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Thursday 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Friday - Sunday CLOSED
  • Go to the Booking Site and login with your Student ID.
  • Select an available Day and Time.
  • Under Description enter your Full Name and Course Code. Select a length of 30 or 60 minutes for your appointment.
  • Click Save at the bottom to register for your appointment.
  • Email the Writing Lab. Be sure to include the following:
  • A draft of your writing.
  • The course code for the assignment.
  • Your AlgomaU location.
  • The Writing Lab will then contact you!

For free resources and more information, visit the Writing Lab on CMS with the key: writing.

The Learning Centre

  • Looking for help with study strategies, note-taking and textbook reading tips, or meeting time management goals?
  • Have questions about accommodations?
  • Want to get a tutor? Want to be a tutor?

Visit Raquel Lehto or Jenn Reid in the Learning Centre, located in NW302. Email the Learning Centre with non-confidential inquiries, or check out the Learning Centre webpage.

*Please note: Confidential information should be emailed directly to Raquel Lehto or Jenn Reid.

The Math Lab

This free drop-in tutoring service is open to all students at AlgomaU who would like help with the mathematical contents of any course.

Visit Math Lab Instructor Dr. Mark DeFazio in EW201 each Fall and Winter semester during Math Lab hours. All are welcome!

Tuesday 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Wednesday 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Thursday 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Friday - Monday CLOSED

Extra times will be arranged during the exam period.

Questions? Email Mark DeFazio.

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