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Academic Skills Certificate

Available to all students, the Academic Skills (ASk) Certificate is a collection of workshops and study skills appointments geared towards your academic success. To earn your ASk Certificate you must complete six ASk activities – a combination of study skills appointments and at least five different workshops within one semester.

By finishing the ASk Certificate, you are setting yourself up for success and gaining a new entry in your Laurier Experience Record.

Fall 2023 ASk Workshops 

While registration is not required prior to attending our workshops, it is recommended that you arrive early, as space is limited. Any questions about these workshops can be directed to


Preparing for Finals

Create a final exam study plan, explore effective study methods, review stress management techniques, and avoid procrastination triggers. 

  • Wednesday, December 6 from 11:30 - 12:30 p.m. in P119 (Waterloo Campus)
  • Wednesday, December 6 from 2 - 3 p.m. in OM207-47 (Brantford Campus)
  • Thursday, December 7 from 2:30 - 3:30 p.m. in P224 (Waterloo Campus)


Previous Workshops:
Online Courses 101
Mastering Time Management
Writing 101
Read, Review, Repeat
The Final Countdown: Four Weeks Left
I Failed, Now What?
Study Smarter, Not Longer
Taming Digital Distractions
Note-Taking 101
Tracking Habits & Scoring Goals
Procrastinate... Later!
Optimizing Your Brain Power
Multiple Choice; Multiple Strategies