Student Support

Lakehead-Georgian wants you to succeed. We encourage you to take advantage of the advice, assistance and supports offered to help you excel in your studies and to plan for the future.

Georgian College

  • Academic and Career Preparation
    • goal-directed, flexible, supportive upgrading program
    • helps you meet the requirements for entry
  • Entrepreneurship and innovation
    • Centre for Social Innovation
    • Henry Bernick Entrepreneurship Centre
    • changemaking spaces, events and workshops
  • Georgian College Library
    • access a collection of information sources online or in person
    • computers, study rooms and printing services available
    • library and academic success services – peer tutoring, math centre and writing centre
  • Student advising
    • helps first-year students transition to college life
    • provides referrals and connection to support and resources
    • Peer Mentor program
Man and woman walking across boardwalk towards Orillia campus building

Lakehead University

  • Academic advising
    • meet with a faculty advisor and/or student central professional
    • discuss your academic goals
    • check that you’re on track to graduate
    • explore ways to add value to your degree
    • discuss program options
  • Academic Support Zone
    • located on the first floor of the residence building (OR-1013)
    • offers a number of free academic support services including writing and tutoring
    • excellent place for quiet study (outside of academic support hours)
  • Lakehead University Library
    • access a collection of information sources online or in person
    • study rooms and printing services available
  • Student Success Centre
    • offers programs and support services to help you achieve your academic and personal goals
    • provides academic support through tutoring services, career exploration, co-operative learning opportunities and leadership development
    • coordinates annual events including orientation, career fairs and skills for success seminars