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Writing Caf├ęs

Writing Cafés run every Tuesday and Thursday, 1:00 - 3:00pm, during term time.

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1-1 appointments

NEW for 2021-22, you can now choose whether to book online or on-campus appointments (Streatham).

In addition to our study skills guidance, we can now also provide digital skills advice to support your studies. Find out more below. 

Penryn students can request a 1-1 appointment with ASK: Academic Skills.

How we can help

Our Study Skills Advisers can offer advice on a number of study-related areas, including: 

  • Academic writing
  • Study and time management
  • Understanding feedback
  • Reading and notemaking strategies
  • Critical analysis
  • Revision and exam strategies
  • Presentation skills

1-1 appointments are 45 minutes long. Demand for appointments is high so we advise you to plan ahead to avoid disappointment. 

Tailored advice

You can discuss your specific questions and look over your work with a Study Skills Adviser during the appointment. 

To enable you to make best use of your appointment time, we ask you to upload your work when booking your appointment. This could be an essay or other written assignment, for example.


To book as a group, or if you are unable to find an available appointment, please email studyzone@exeter.ac.uk.

How we can help

Our Study Zone Digital Coordinators can offer advice on a number of digital skills, including: 

  • ELE
  • Outlook (University email or calendar)
  • OneNote
  • OneDrive
  • Cite Them Right
  • Microsoft Office 365

1-1 appointments are 15 minutes long. Demand for appointments is high so we advise you to plan ahead to avoid disappointment. 


If you are unable to find an available appointment, please email studyzone@exeter.ac.uk.

Please cancel if you are unable to make your appointment

If you cannot make your appointment for any reason, we ask you to cancel no later than 24 hours before your allotted time so that another student can benefit from an Adviser’s time.

You can cancel your appointment using the link provided in your booking confirmation email.