SYUS: Setting Yourself up for Success

Transition to Queen's University

Want to enter first year feeling prepared, informed & confident?

Setting Yourself Up for Success (SYUS) is a free, self-guided, 6-week online course to help incoming Queen's University students plan for first year. Topics covered include:

  • Navigating University Expectations 
  • Degree Planning & Advising 
  • Achieving Equitable Access to Education 
  • Online Learning Strategies and Tips 
  • Academic Resources for Reading, Note-taking, and Writing
  • Queen's Organization, Clubs, and Student-led Initiatives

This course has been created by the Regional Assessment and Resource Centre (RARC) in partnership with Queen's Student Accessibility Services (QSAS) to meet the needs of all students. 

Registration for 2022 is now closed. Registration for 2023 will open in June 2023 and continue on an ongoing basis throughout the summer.

Welcome to Queen's University

Register for SYUS 

Registration information for next years SYUS course will be posted in 2023. 

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