Academic Support

Plan for your academic success. Get better grades through tutoring, or speak with an academic advisor for support.

Learn more about Academic Supports.

Tutoring

EUS Tutoring offers review workshops for MATH 100/101, MATH 152 and PHYS 157/158 where you will practice solving questions from past exams with the assistance of trained tutors to help you prepare for your mid-terms and final exams.  These review sessions will be held the week prior to your scheduled mid-terms and final exams for each of these courses.  The worksheets and solutions from the review workshops will be posted on the EUS Tutoring website after each session.

Learn more about EUS Tutoring.

The Math Learning Centre (MLC) is a space for undergraduate students to study math together, with support from math tutors, who are graduate students in the math department. Please note that while students are encouraged to seek help with homework, the MLC is not a place to check answers or receive solutions, rather, the aim is to aid students in becoming expert learners; to develop critical thinking and skills in a mathematical setting.

Learn more about the Math Learning Centre.

In collaboration with AMS tutoring, the Physics Society provides a free tutoring service geared towards first year students, but open to all students. Tutors can be found in HENN 301 on Mondays and Thursdays (excluding holidays) from 5-7 PM.

Learn more about the Physics Help Centre.

Visit the Chemistry Resource Centre in Chemistry B357 for a good study space and to receive assistance with study materials.

The Centre for Writing and Scholarly Communication supports a diverse community of writers at UBC, at various levels of proficiency, across many types of undergraduate and graduate writing situations: academic, creative, professional, and technical.  Services offered include writing consultations, workshops, and other writing resources.

Learn more about The Centre for Writing and Scholarly Communication.

The UBC AMS offers free tutoring for first and second-year students.

Learn more about AMS Tutoring.

The UBC Learning Commons is able to provide you with guides and resources on a comprehensive variety of topics from interacting with professors to self-care.

Learn more about the UBC Learning Commons.

The UBC Thunderstudy sessions provide tutoring, a place to study, and workshops tailored to help you balance athletics and academics.

Learn more about Thunderstudy.

Advising

As an engineering student you have a dedicated team of professionals to support you along your journey. Our Departments, Programs, and Engineering Student Services (ESS) team are able to assist you with academic advising, course selection, registration, transfer credits, and much more.

Learn more about Engineering Academic Advising.

All undergraduate students registered in a degree program on UBC's Vancouver campus have been assigned an Enrolment Services Advisor who can give financial advice and help you take care of the basics like paying tuition, requesting a transcript, or changing your program.

You can find your ESA's contact information on the Student Service Centre (SSC) under Personal Info > UBC Contacts.

If you have questions about life as an international student, International Student Advising is there to help.

Learn more about International Student Advising.