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Learner's Assistance Centre

 

What is the Learners' Assistance Centre (LAC)?

The LAC's friendly staff offers free and confidential learning assistance to students enrolled in college/university courses. To access services, students can walk-in, be referred, or make an appointment. 
 
 
 
Getting assistance when you need it is a terrific way to make your studying at UCN successful. Extra help can make your time at UCN rewarding and fun; it will also decrease your stress. The LAC is a contact point for finding resources, getting help with unanswered questions, or receiving advice on:
 
  • learning styles and study strategies
  • research
  • writing (including outlines, rough drafts and editing)
  • exploring student success strategies (skills for reading and understanding content, note taking, time management, preparing for and writing tests/exams, memory strategies)
  • preparing for oral presentations
  • basic math
  • succeeding with a disability
  • job search
  • and more...
Services also include computers for student use, resource books available (for loan ), basic Math and English reviews, test/exam supervision, handouts on math, writing, and study skills.

 

Who can use our services?

Services are available to University College of the North students.
 
 
 
For more information please contact:
 
Nicole Myers, Accessibility Resource Officer/Learners' Assistance Centre Coordinator
The Pas Campus Students
Box 3000, The Pas, Manitoba R9A 1M7
Phone: 204-627-8541
Fax: 204-627-8666
Toll-free: 1-866-627-8500 Extension: 8541
Office Location: The Pas Campus Learners' Assistance Centre (LAC) Room 130 B
Office hours: Monday to Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
 
 
Emerald McKay, Learmers' Assistance Centre Coordinator
Thompson Campus Students
55 UCN Drive, Thompson, Manitoba R8N 1L7
Phone: 204-677-6402
Fax: 204-677-6441
Toll-free: 1-866-677-6450 Extension: 6402
Office location: Thompson Campus Room 107A - located in the library
Office hours: Monday to Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

 

 

 

  • The Pas Campus Box 3000, 436 - 7th Street East, The Pas, MB R9A 1M7 Telephone: (204) 627-8500 / Toll Free: (866) 627-8500
  • Thompson Campus 55 UCN Drive, Thompson, MB R8N 1L7 Telephone: (204) 677-6450 / Toll Free: (866) 677-6450
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