June 06, 2022 to June 17, 2022

Second-year students, let’s work on our academic writing

Are you ready to move beyond the five-paragraph essay? In this highly interactive two-week program, you’ll gain a better understanding of the research and writing skills you need to meet university expectations. Learn how to create research questions, explore scholarly articles in your field, synthesize ideas and give structure to your writing. Plus, you’ll learn about valuable writing supports on campus. In a previous year, 100% of participants shared they would recommend the program to a friend.

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Using the McMaster Student Absence Form (MSAF) for missed academic work

There are two pathways for reporting missed work and requesting relief 1. Online McMaster Student Absence Form (MSAF)   This is...

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Get the one-on-one support you need this year

Types of appointments and support Browse all the appointment types to find out how you can access support. Then, book...

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What you need to know about contract cheating as a university student

Contract cheating, the process of hiring a third-party company to complete your assignment, is a growing business scam. Companies target...

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Finding the right study spots on campus

There are many great spots on campus for a variety of types of studying and it is important that you...