The Academic Success Center serves the academic needs of all students by providing small-group support for large core courses; a Writing Center with trained, peer tutors; subject tutors for specified courses; specialized academic advising; workshops and one-on-one staff support for time management and study skills.
The ASC also sponsors other events on campus and is dedicated to helping students develop self-awareness as learners and investigate new strategies and techniques for effective academic performance. Professional staff members are available to assist all students with issues related to academic performance and learning disabilities that affect a student's general academic progress.
If you haven't visited the Academic Success Center before, please complete our Intake Form. You only need to complete this form once, but it will help us prepare to serve you well and make the most of our first meeting!
The Academic Success Center offers a range of support resources to help and equip Gordon students academically, including one-to-one academic support with our academic counselors and workshops on a variety of topics.
The Academic Success Center is the designated disabilities office on campus, working in conjunction with departments, offices, and faculty to deliver appropriate accommodations to qualified students.
The ASC provides small-group tutoring with a trained peer tutor for a variety of courses, including most core classes and language classes.
Our office is home to Gordon’s Writing Center, where trained peer writing tutors meet with students about their papers and essays, guiding them at any point in the writing process, from brainstorming to final revision.
The Academic Success Center meets with students whose first language is not English to help them adapt to American standards of academic discourse.
The Academic Success Center offers two courses geared toward first-year Gordon students to support them academically and socially in their transition to Gordon.
The Academic Success Center, in partnership with the Career & Connection Institute, assists with career exploration, post-graduation planning with seniors, early-stage planning for first and second-year students including campus employment and internship readiness. They also connect students with employers and hiring events.
The Academic Success Center has many options to help with time management, study skills and organization available for all students in our office. Below are some examples.
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