Whether you are just beginning your first year, or you are returning to class and feeling a little uncertain, this page is for you. We’re here to help you find everything you need for Fall 2020.

First Year STUDENT?

We’ve updated our frequently asked questions and provided a list of updates to SU services for Fall 2020.


STAYING CONNECTED

The SU is the campus expert on getting involved, making friends, and staying connected, and Fall 2020 is no exception.

CLUBS

This year, we are hosting a special virtual event to help you find the SU Club that fits you! Join us for 50 Days of Clubs beginning Sept. 14 on Instagram.

You can also search all of our 300+ Clubs at on ClubHub at suuofc.campuslabs.ca/engage/

Q CENTRE

A safe space for the LGBTQ community and their allies, the Q Centre also offers resources and volunteer opportunities.

OTHER ORGANIZATIONS AT UCALGARY

OTHER SPECIAL EVENTS AND ACTIVITIES

Follow us on social media for updates on special events and activities throughout the semester.

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ACADEMIC ADVICE AND STUDY TIPS

Learning online has its own rewards and challenges. Some of our elected officials have put together their best tips to help you out.

STUDENT SUCCESS CENTRE

The Student Success Centre has resources for every phase of your academic career—from choosing a major to citing references. They offer seminars to help you build study skills, and specialized support for “First Year Scholars” and international students. To learn more about their resources, visit www.ucalgary.ca/ssc

SU ONLINE EXAM BANK

Looking for some practice questions to help you study? Bound and Copied maintains an online exam bank where you can search for mid-term and final exams. Visit exams.su.ucalgary.ca.

SU TUTOR REGISTRY

Struggling with your course work? Need help preparing for an exam? Your SU maintains a searchable database of independent tutors that are here to help you in a wide range of subjects. Visit www.su.ucalgary.ca/tutor.

STUDY SPACES

We know it can be hard to find a quiet study space on campus, especially at peak times during the semester. But there are lots of places you can go besides the TFDL! Check out our student-researched map of study spaces on campus.

MENTAL HEALTH AND WELLBEING

The SU has a special focus on mental health and will continue to provide de-stress activities and resources virtually and in person. Each year, we put together a series of events and services to help students manage their stress. Follow us on social media to find out about this year’s programming.

LIFE AT HOME

Chances are, you have spent a lot of time at home this year. So have we!

  • Manpreet, one of our Science Faculty Reps, has an easy recipe for Veggie Scrambled Eggs with Avocado Toast
  • Missing your lunchtime yoga sessions in That Empty Space? Watch for Virtual Fitness in the Space this fall.
  • Missing your PALS? Watch for E-Pet Therapy coming this fall to our SU Instagram stories.

Wellness resources

FINANCIAL WELLNESS

In a year like 2020, every little bit helps.

Looking for something we didn’t mention? Head over to our Services Page to see our complete list of programs and services for Fall 2020.