Study Smart Online

Access free help online when you need it most with Study Smart Online. You can use Study Smart Online 10 times per session.

Get feedback on your assignment draft or ask study question anytime. The Study Smart Online service is delivered by Studiosity. Log in directly from your vUWS dashboard (opens in a new window).

Get help online two ways:

  1. Writing Feedback
    “Here’s my file, I’ll come back later.”

    Upload your written assignment draft anytime to receive comments and suggestions for how you can improve your own work, usually within 24 hours.

  2. Connect Live Interactive Classroom
    “I have a question and need help right now.”

    Log in to access one-to-one, personalised help in real time with chat, collaborative whiteboard and file sharing. Friendly subject specialists are available online 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to help you with tricky study questions in maths, stats, English and more.

How to log in to Study Smart Online:

  1. Log in to vUWS (opens in a new window) using your normal WesternAccount details (your student ID number and password).
  2. Click on the Study Smart Online link in the left hand menu on any unit vUWS site.
  3. Follow the prompts to access the service.

If you're on campus, you could meet face-to-face with a literacy expert in the Study Smart Zone instead.

Questions? Drop into a campus library (opens in a new window) and ask Library staff or chat with an Online Librarian (opens in a new window). Or try the FAQs (opens in a new window).