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Vivian McKoy
Office: 6D.2
  Local: 1740
Rashmini Segarajasinghe-Ernest
Office: 6D.2-2
  Local: 1742

Helping all Dawson students achieve their goals

College students often need a little help with their studies. The role of Dawson’s Academic Skills Centre is to help students improve their learning, reading and writing skills. Students can meet with professionals and peer tutors on an individual basis or in small groups.

The Academic Skills Centre is located in 6D.2 (upstairs in the library).

Academic Skills Centre Services

Our professional individualized support includes:

  • Essay-writing
  • Grammar
  • Research and documentation
  • Time management
  • Study skills and note-taking
  • Academic reading and critical thinking
  • Oral presentations
  • Exam preparation
  • English Exit Exam preparation

Our peer support includes:

  • English language tutoring
  • Tutoring for most courses

All our services are free and confidential.


Hours of Operation:
Monday – Thursday
8:30 am to 6:30 pm

8:30 am to 4:30 pm

Drop-in Hours:
Monday – Thursday
11:00 am to 3:00 pm
5:00 pm to 6:30 pm

11:00 am to 3:00 pm

Last Modified: March 14, 2018