Accessible Learning Services has developed a series of workshops and other resources to support students' academic success. Topics include time management, note-taking skills, memorization techniques, test-taking strategies, and more.
All students are welcome, however drop in space is limited. We ask that you sign up here in advance so we can plan for a larger space if possible.
Test-Taking Strategies with Emely(1:30 pm - 2:15 pm)
Join us and learn about test-taking strategies that you can apply to your final exams! Looking for info on what to expect? As a Peer Educator, Emely is a student at Acadia and able to provide her perspective about what Exam period is like!.
Rhodes Hall 116
De-stress for Exams!(4:30 pm - 6:00 pm)
There's no better way to cap off the term by celebrating with some cozy apple cider! On your way to the library, stop for thirst-quenching cider, soothing fidget, and pick up affirmation cards for yourself and friends - our treat.
BAC Foyer, in front of the library
De-stress for Exams!(5:30 pm - 7:00 pm)
December is the perfect month for cozy hot drinks. As you wrap up your last paper and prep for your next final, Accessible Learning Services & Chartwells invites you to grab a hot chocolate, soothing fidget, and affirmation cards for yourself and friends, all at the Wheelock Dining Hall.
Wheelock Dining Hall
In addition to our in-person workshops, we are pleased to offer online resources below for self-guided learning opportunities.
Looking for something you don’t see? Email firstname.lastname@example.org to request additional resources or suggest a topic.
- Study Skills: Preparing for Class (PDF)
- Study Skills: More than Note Taking (PDF)
- Overview of Note Taking Types (PDF)
- Note Taking Template: Annotated Style (PDF)
- Note Taking Template: Cornell Method (PDF)
- Abbreviations for Notetaking (PDF)
- The Pomodoro Technique (Study Technique) (PDF)
Organization and Time Management
- Create a Weekly Schedule (PDF)
- Weekly Schedule Template (PDF)
- To Do List: 3-Day Template (PDF)
- Motivate Yourself (PDF)
- Procrastination Solutions Worksheet (PDF)
General and testing inquiry:
Tel: 902.585.1291, 902.585.1605
Workshops & academic support:
Rhodes Hall, Rooms 111 - 115
21 University Avenue
Wolfville, NS B4P 2R6
Monday – Friday, 9am – 4pm