Reach your new best with Academic Skills.
We offer online resources, workshops, and individual appointments to support your efforts to improve and refine your skills for success at university.
- Explore online resources on writing, citation, study skills, time management, and more.
- Bring questions or work to an appointment
- Learn about upcoming events or workshops
Add Academic Skills to your Toolkit
Survive & Thrive: Your First Term at University
In this guide we offer practical advice to help you adapt to the different academic environment that you will find at university.
Read about how to survive and thrive through your first term at university, beginning with the weeks leading up to classes.
Workshops and Events for Graduate Students
As a graduate student, you are likely facing new academic challenges. The ideas about which you are reading, thinking, and writing are becoming increasingly complex, yet you need to find clear, concise, and engaging ways to express them.
Supports for Students in Navigating the University Learning Environment
The Academic Skills Tool Kit is an academic support program, supported by the Colleges at Trent and coordinated by Academic Skills, to help students navigate the demands of, and thrive within, the university learning environment.