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Welcome to the Study Skills Hub

This hub will help you develop the skills you need to succeed in your program and cope with the demands of college. Each unit covers practical study skills that will build a foundation for academic success.

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Getting Help

Accessibility Services 

Current students that are seeking academic accommodations are encouraged to contact the AS office as soon as possible. 

Please be aware there could be a delay in the commencement of services and specialized supports due to availability of resources and medical documentation. An Accessibility Advisor will discuss this in detail during the intake meeting.

To register with AS:

  1. Complete an online intake form at AS Clockwork login
  2. Submit medical documentation by email to
  3. Book an appointment with an Accessibility Advisor by phone at 780-539-2017 or email
  4. Meet with an Accessibility Advisor who will determine your accommodation eligibility to receive services and supports

If you are struggling academically and suspect a disability, please contact AS for more information on supports that may be available to you.

Getting Help

Support Specialists 

Support specialists are available through the Learning Commons for students who need assistance with math, science, or writing and grammar. For more information, visit our website. To book an appointment, click here

Getting Help

Mental Health Resources

NWP provides many mental health resources for students, such as 24/7 support and on-campus counselling. For more information, visit the Mental Health Services Website, visit their office, or contact them by phone.

Mental Health Services
Office: H103
Phone: 780-539-2069
Toll-free: 1-888-539-4772
Fax: 780-539-2888

Tips for Working Online 

Tips for Working Online

YouTube Playlists

Visit The Learning Portal's YouTube channel for playlists of videos that can help you develop your study skills.


This hub was created by Student Support Services at Algonquin College in Ottawa, Ontario. 

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Unless otherwise stated, the material in this guide is from the Learning Portal created by College Libraries Ontario. Content has been adapted for the NWP Learning Commons in June 2021. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons BY NC SA 4.0 International License.

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