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Faculty of Community Services

Academic Support Centre

Find the academic support you need. We offer learning support to undergraduate and graduate students at Ryerson’s Faculty of Community Services through individual appointments, workshops, peer support and other learning opportunities.  

Are you a faculty member or instructor? Support student learning success.

Appointment with a learning strategist

We support your academic skills development and English language needs. We can meet with you in person, on the phone, and online — via Skype or Adobe Connect.

Email us to schedule an appointment:

Peer support

Our peer learning facilitators are trained student staff who can help you with course management, assignment completion, critical reading and writing skills.

Peer support is available throughout the academic year. Feel free to walk in — we are located on the fifth floor of the library, in Room LIB-549 — or book an appointment.

Drop-in

Not sure how we can support your academic success? Drop-in for a consultation with a member of our team to discuss your support needs. We are located on the fifth floor of the library, in Room LIB-549.

Writing circles

Drop in for these one-hour sessions to develop and improve your academic writing skills.

    Learning circles

    Drop in for these one-hour sessions to develop skills and strategies for effective learning.

      Study circles

      Drop in for these one-hour sessions to develop your communication, presentation, exam-preparation and test-performance skills.

        Learning groups

        Set up a learning group with your classmates. We are available to facilitate academic skills development workshops or study sessions.

        Email us to set up a learning group: 

        Handouts and tip sheets

        Check out our handouts and tip-sheets to further support your learning. Drop in at any time to pick up these resources — we are located in Room LIB-549.

        Time management and goal setting

        Study skills

        Reading

        Writing

        APA format

        Researching sources

        Tip sheets

        Contact us

        The Faculty of Community Services Academic Support and Resource Centre is located on the fifth floor of the library, in Room LIB-549.

        Location
        Ryerson University
        Library Building, Room LIB-549
        350 Victoria St.
        Toronto, Ontario
        M5B 2K3

        Learning strategists  

        Iram Khan, MA, TESL
        iram.khan@ryerson.ca

        Chris Cachia, MA, BEd
        ccachia@ryerson.ca

        Peer learning facilitators

        fcs.support@ryerson.ca