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Accessible Learning Peer Support

Peer Support Volunteers help students registered with Accessible Learning make the most of the accommodations and supports available to them at Laurier. Peer Support volunteers deliver support programming in person, virtually, or during posted drop-in hours.

Accessible Learning Peer Support volunteers help students with disabilities access many supports at Laurier, including:

  • IT programs like MyLS, Office365, and Loris
  • Campus life and clubs
  • Student supports
  • Academic coaching, like note-taking, reading, writing, and study strategies
  • Getting around campus
  • Managing accommodations in Accessible Learning Online.

Access Peer Support

Email us at to book a meeting with a member of our Peer Support team. 

In your email, (a) briefly describe what you want to discuss, (b) indicate if you want to meet in person or virtually, and (c) list at least three (3) of the appointment times below that you are available.

A Peer Support volunteer will reply, confirming your appointment time and location.

Available Peer Support Appointment Times

Winter 2024

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
12 noon - 1 p.m. 10:30 - 11:20 a.m. 1 - 2 p.m. 12 noon - 1 p.m. 9:30  - 10:30 a.m.
12 noon - 1 p.m. 1 - 2 p.m.
1 - 2 p.m.

Join the Peer Support Team

Get involved!  Contribute to making Laurier inclusive, supportive, and welcoming by volunteering for Accessible Learning's peer support program. 

We are looking for volunteers to serve as academic coaches, social media, and accessibility awareness coordinators. Working with Accessible Learning as a Peer Volunteer, you can learn skills in program coordination, project development, and working with students with disabilities.  See below for detailed position descriptions.

How to Apply

Application deadline for 2024/25 Academic Year: April 30, 2024

Complete the application form to express your interest. 

Position Descriptions