Talk to a Student Coach

Talk to a Student Coach

Peer Academic Coaches (PACS) are senior, high achieving UOW students, who have been trained to assist you building your study skills, discuss learning strategies and help you locate resources that support you with your assessment tasks. They can also organise further support and consultations with specialist learning support staff. 

You can talk to a PAC either online or face-to-face during Autumn and Spring Session.

Talk to a PAC Online10-4 Monday - Friday 

Please use Google Chrome when talking to the PAC Online. 

Peer Academic Coach Timetable | Spring Session | 2018

The Peer Academic Coach service operates from Week 1 through Week 13.

Campus Location Days Time
All - via PAC Online Click here to talk to a PAC Online Monday - Friday 10am - 4pm
Wollongong Library, Ground floor Monday - Friday 10am - 4pm
Shoalhaven Campus Library



12:30pm - 2:30pm

12:30pm - 2:30pm

 South Western Sydney Student Common Area 



12:30pm - 2:30pm 

12:30pm - 1:30pm

Southern Sydney Student Common Area Tuesday 11:30am - 12:30pm


Trimester 3 | 2018

Sydney Business School, University of Wollongong
PACs LibraryTuesday 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Wednesday 12:30pm - 2:30pm
Thursday 12:30pm - 2:30pm

Peer Academic Coaches (PACs)

PACs are students who are available to share their personal experience and strategies, and can be an informal soundboard to help you:

  •  Build confidence that you can achieve your goals at UOW
  •  Connect with useful services on campus
  •  Discover assignment and academic writing resources
  •  Become familiar with Turnitin, referencing and academic integrity
  •  Identify resources to improve language and grammar
  •  Learn about different study techniques and exam preparation
  •  Overcome challenging scenarios by employing effective study techniques such as time management and planning
  •  Navigate Moodle and SOLs

Library Rovers

The Library Rover is a Library-trained student assistant who can assist you with your research enquiries.

The Rover can help you:

  •  Identify resources for your assignments
  •  Create effective search strategies
  •  Navigate the Library website and catalogue
  •  Use e-resources and databases
  •  Solved basic IT and printing issues
  •  Understand copyright, referencing and academic integrity
Last reviewed: 25 September, 2018