The Learning Studio

— a resource for creative expression, whether it’s an essay, a report, a presentation, or a video. We help you produce great academic work,
offering individual consultations, group sessions, and workshops.

The Studio for Teaching & Learning provides academic learning services and support for students at Saint Mary’s University.


Learning Services

  • Writing Centre & Academic Communications offers free tutorials to individual students and groups, to improve academic writing and other academic skills. A selection of handouts and study guides are available in the centre (Burke 115) or on the website.

  • English Language Support offers holistic academic and cultural support to international students. Any student whose first language is not English can get help understanding assignment descriptions, or improving communication with professors and peers. Visit the Writing Centre in Burke 115.

  • Software & Application Support Centre provides free software training, and scanning services. Visit them in Atrium 107 to learn how to better use Microsoft Office, Adobe, Brightspace, and other software.

Global Learning

  • Global Learning & Intercultural Support connects students with international opportunities such as exchange programs, internships, field schools, and summer institutes. The world is your classroom; start your journey in Atrium 106.

Flexible Learning

We support programs for students who need flexibility in their academic schedule.