Learning Commons

The Learning Commons is an open space designed to foster collaborative and active learning. In addition to subject-based tutoring, we offer academic coaching, technology assistance, and research guidance, as well as reservable group study spaces and community computers. Learn more about Learning Commons.

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Current students, faculty, and staff: Visit us on MyUSM

We’ve moved our information for current students, faculty, and staff to MyUSM — streamlining access through our secure, single sign-on portal. Login required.
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Peer Academic Support

At USM, there is an entire team of trained peers to assist with a wide array of learning goals. Click here to learn more about each role.

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Research Assistance

An important part of being a USM student is engaging in scholarly research. USM Librarians are here to support students’ research every step of the way.
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Appointments & Scheduling

USM students can use the self-service online calendars to easily view and schedule available appointments. Click here to learn more on the where, when, and how.

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AGILE Resources

Want to maximize your learning and earn good grades in your courses? Check out these approaches to learning that will help you achieve both!
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The Learning Commons hosts workshops on various strategies to help students be academically successful. Organized by topic, they are offered throughout the semester.