Academic Support

Academic support services are available to students and utilize an integrated approach involving faculty, staff, and peer mentors to insure student success.

 

Academic Support Services

Counseling and Advising

Advisers are available for academic counseling support including:

  • Helping students with schedule adjustments and graduation planning
  • Providing academic counseling and problem solving
  • Making referrals to campus resources as needed
  • Assisting with course management software

Peer Mentors

  • Academic Peer Mentors meet weekly with students to provide encouragement and discuss problem solving, time management and study skills as needed.

Success Workshops

  • Offering an academic “boost” to students of all abilities, these workshops include self-assessments, exploratory discussions about challenges, and proven strategies to help students reach new levels of academic success.

Accessibility and Disability Services

  • These services facilitate support including academic adjustments for students with documented mobility and non–mobility-based disabilities.

Tutoring and Writing Center

Tutoring

  • Tutoring is a free service that is available to all students. Peer tutors are available for assistance in a variety of areas including social, behavioral and natural sciences, mathematics, art history, and also in some major specific courses.

Writing Center

  • The Writing Center offers free peer tutoring services at all stages of the writing process, including brainstorming, developing and refining thesis statements, synthesizing sources, using correct APA and MLA documentation, editing, and proofreading. Tutors help with conventional papers, multimodal and digital projects, and presentations for classes as well as other professional writing documents, such as resumes and application letters. You may work one-on-one in-person with a tutor, or you may send your project in online for a remote tutoring session.
  • The Writing Center also offers students writing space in its Writers’ Studio where you may experience a creative and supportive writing environment.