Academic Support for Queen's Students

Our friendly and welcoming team are experts in the science of learning and the art of writing.

Whether you're an undergraduate, Masters or PhD student, we'll help you discover ways to write essays, reports, theses, dissertations and academic articles, to study effectively, and to develop your academic English skills.

Book an appointment

Meet a SASS team member to work on your writing, academic skills, or academic English.

Book your appointment now

Attend an event

Discover our workshops, drop-ins, and study and writing groups.

Check out our upcoming events

Learn online

Work on your skills at your own pace with our academic skills and writing guides.

Visit our online resources and tutorials

Drop-in paper writing support

Meet our expert writing coaches!
Our team will be on hand for drop-in advice on your papers, lab reports, and essays. Look out for them opposite Starbucks in Mitchell Hall, February 6, 10-12am.
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We can help with your writing!

Individual writing consultations
If you’ve got report or essay deadlines coming up, book a time to show your work to one of our peer or professional writing experts. They’ll read outlines, drafts, or finished work and show you how you can improve your style, arguments, grammar, and conclusions.
Book writing help now

Grad Writing Lab is back

SASS is running Grad Writing Lab, a writing community just for grad students. You’ll meet and work with other grad students while receiving support from our expert staff.
Join our grad writing community

Editing services for grad students

New list of approved professional editors for PhD and Masters work
If you're a grad student looking for professional editing to help you prepare your thesis, dissertation, or publications, the School of Graduate Studies has a new listing of specialists with contact details, prices, and specializations.
View the editor list




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6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Zoom (Online)

Write It: Sentence Variety

How do I highlight my ideas using different types of sentences?




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6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Zoom (Online)

Grad Skills: Write Like a Scholar

Join us to discover ways to develop your writing style.




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11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Write Now

Write Now with SASS: Need some writing feedback?

“I know I can always come to SASS whenever I need any help or advice on studying or writing. It’s so helpful."

Life Sciences '23