If you're a Northwestern student, you're a skilled learner — but that doesn't mean you never need help. The best learners are the ones who seek (and give) support when it's needed.
Explore the Portal for tutoring, group study, general academic support, and other academic opportunities.
Join a quarter-long study group
Join a peer-led study group and boost your learning with regular practice and exposure to others' perspectives. Groups are available for a wide range of courses.
Find tutoring and drop-in help
The best students know where to go for help when the work gets challenging. See this section for drop-in tutoring and other academic-support services available to you.
Find academic coaching and perfect your learning
Academic success takes more than study time. Rethinking your approaches to learning can boost your performance and help you feel more in control of your course load.
Find campus resources that will help you excel
There are many campus offices dedicated to supporting your academic goals and well-being. See our list of advising resources, career-planning services, stress-management help, and more.
Get online advice for smart studying
Lots of talented students make common study errors without realizing it. We've compiled advice to help you improve study skills, time and stress management, and more.