Academic Success Webinars

Feeling nervous about online learning?

Prepare for Online Learning is a free webinar open to all MRU students (any program, any year). In this 75-minute session, guided by a professional Learning Strategist, participants will:

  • explore the advantages and challenges of synchronous and asynchronous learning modes
  • discuss strategies for maintaining motivation and focus
  • share ways to connect meaningfully and professionally with instructors and classmates

Webinar Dates:

Note: You must be logged into your MRU account to access the registration form.

Our full Academic Success Webinar series will resume on September 14. Check this page in late August for the schedule and registration details.

In a nutshell:

  • We use Google Meet for these free 75-minute live webinars.
  • Registration is required.

Studying Time Management for Online Learning
High Impact Learning Strategies
Adapting to Online Learning
Taking Online Tests
Math Get Ready for Math
Reading Working With Journal Articles
Writing Planning Research Papers
Focus and Flow
Editing Sentence Structure
Editing for Clarity
Referencing Paraphrasing, Not Plagiarizing
APA Referencing
MLA Referencing
Presentations Virtual Presentations



Harry G. Schaefer Mentorship Program

• Connect with experienced professionals in your field
• Volunteer as a career mentor

MAPS Peer Mentorship Program

• Peer-to-peer mentoring for first-year students to support their academic and personal success

Peer Learning

Super-charge your study time with the Peer Learning Program. Learning Peers offer friendly support, encouragement and subject-specific knowledge.

• Join PASS (Peer-Assisted Study Sessions)
• Become a Learning Peer

Writing & Learning Services

NEW! Academic Writing Bootcamp

Get the confidence to tackle university writing assignments.

For students taking spring courses:

Meet with a Writing & Learning Strategist up to twice a week

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 *Please note that the best way to get in touch with us right now is via email (not by phone).