Tutoring and learning services

Way’ / Welcome!

IPS tutors work closely together as a team to provide integrated, holistic support for your learning. From understanding key concepts and themes in your courses to navigating your online lectures and note-taking, you have access to a one-stop shop for all of your studying needs! By enrolling in the IPS Learning Services page on Canvas, you can:

  • attend virtual tutor drop-in hours
  • Request additional one-to-one learning support
  • access a variety of resources and study tips 24/7
  • participate in study groups for specific courses
  • Supplemental Learning support for ENGL 009, ENGL 114, and MATH 126
  • Engage with fellow Indigenous students through social gatherings and networking opportunities

Who will benefit from these services?

All self-identified Indigenous students are welcome to self-enroll to access IPS Learning Services!

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IPS Tutors

Our upper-year peer tutors are trained to help with understanding course content, key concepts and themes, problem-solving, practice, as well as writing and research consultation. Whether are looking to practice math equations or brainstorm a research essay outline, IPS Tutors are here to help.

IPS Tutors can assist with the following subjects and skills:

  • Applied Science
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Creative Writing
  • English
  • Management
  • Mathematics
  • Nursing
  • Statistics

Please connect with Indigenous Student Advisor Joel Liman (joel.liman@ubc.ca) if you’re interested in tutoring services in a subject not shown here.

Connect with our tutors and learning coaches

For the start of the Winter 2021 academic session, tutors will be hosting virtual drop-in hours and one-to-one appointments as requested through Canvas using Zoom. To access tutors virtual drop-ins, you will need to self-enroll in the IPS Learning Services Canvas account.

Access IPS Learning Services on Canvas