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SMART START @SLC IS GOING VIRTUAL FOR FALL 2021!

Starting college can be a challenging time. We can help you make the best possible transition and give you the confidence to start your post-secondary journey.

What is Smart Start @SLC?

An event to help you get a head start on your college journey by connecting you with services, staff, and fellow classmates.

REGISTRATION

Register for individual sessions on UR SLC or through the links below.
Every event you attend will give you a ballot for a chance to win one of three $250 prizes!

Session

Date

Time

Description

Registration Link

Tech for Success 

Aug 30 

10:00am 

Navigating SLC.me, How to contact IT for assistance, Where to find the IT How-to-guides, Hours operations for the IT Service Desk, Your Blackboard account, LinkedIn Learning – How to use Teams, Downloading MS products on your personal computers, DUO authentication.

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Accessible Tech 

Aug 30 

12:30pm 

Join us to learn about assistive technology, and other specialized options to help with your success during your time at SLC

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Paying for College

Aug 31

10:00am

Our Financial Aid team will go through the tips and tricks on how to pay for college including OSAP!

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Healthy Living in College 

Aug 31 

12:00pm 

Learning a school/life balance is extremely important for your success.  This session with providing tools & tips on

- How to stay active with exercise during the school

- Tips on relaxing and it's importance

- Nutrition

- and more!

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Tutoring for Success 

Sept 1 

10:00am 

Learn how one-on-one tutoring can help with your success at SLC.

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Manage Time & Stress 

Sept 1 

12:00pm 

Feeling anxious is common and can be a helpful tool as we navigate our everyday lives. Find out tips on how to manage your stress & time while attending SLC

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Study Skills 101 

Sept 1 

2:00pm 

Join us to gain valuable study tips and tricks to get you started at SLC!

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College 101 

Sept 2 

12:00pm 

SLC Students beginning college and provided information about the college and campus services, assistance with academic success, techniques to improve study habits, and more!

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Q&A with SLC Students 

Sept 2 

4:00pm 

Bring all your questions to ask current SLC students for their knowledge, experiences, and things they wish they'd known before starting at SLC.

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Family/Guardian Session 

Sept 3 

12:00pm 

We invite your family, friends, and anyone who will be supporting you as you attend SLC.  This session will give them an inside look with what is to come and how they can be there and support you.

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Library Research 

Sept 3 

2:00pm 

Join your Library Technicians as they go over all the services and supports the library has to help you study and be successful.

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How to Register directly from UR SLC

  • Log into UR SLC
  • Click Search on the app or Events on the desktop version
  • Find and Register for all the Smart Start sessions you'd like to attend
  • You will receive a ticket for each session

Issues Registering? email urslc@sl.on.ca