We provide a friendly place to practice your English.

  • One-on-one support

  • No appointment needed

We provide support with:

  • Language and writing support

  • Classroom note-taking

  • Building and choosing vocabulary

  • Assignments

  • Class participation

  • Conversation

For more information, please contact Muhammad Elhabibi (english.support@smu.ca)


Student drop-in hours

Monday - Thursday
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm


We are in the Writing Centre:
Burke Building, Room 115C

Writing Resources

We have definitions for different types of writing assignments, style guides, and grammar tips to improve your writing.

Search our online resources:

Please visit us during our drop-in hours if you have questions about any of these resources.

Teaching international students

For Faculty & Staff

We help you support international students' learning and academic literacy. 

Contact us to request a confidential consultation, or to schedule a workshop for your department.

SMU international centre helping students

Helpful Links

Current international students can contact the International Student Centre for non-academic help. 

Future students who are interested in English language training can find it at The Language Centre.