Academic Services and Support

Academic Services and Support

At Mercyhurst University, we pride ourselves on providing comprehensive academic services and support to ensure our students have the tools and resources needed to excel in their studies. Our dedicated team of professionals works closely with students to identify their individual needs and offer personalized assistance that fosters growth and success. We believe that nurturing the intellectual, social, and emotional well-being of our students is essential to creating a vibrant academic community where everyone can flourish. 

Our campus offers a wide range of academic services and support, including: 

  • Academic Support: Assists students in developing effective study habits, time management skills, and academic strategies to optimize their learning experience. 

  • Learning Support Services and Academic Accommodations: Provides accommodations and services to students with documented disabilities to ensure equal access to academic opportunities. 

  • Prestigious Awards: Advises and supports students in applying for competitive scholarships and fellowships to further their academic and career goals. 

  • Testing Center: Qualified students are offered a secure and comfortable environment for taking exams, including proctoring services and standardized testing. 

  • Tutoring Center: Provides free tutoring services in a variety of subjects to help students improve their understanding and performance in coursework. 

  • University Honors Program: Enhances the academic experience of highly motivated students through rigorous coursework, research opportunities, and community engagement. 

  • Writing Center: Assists students in developing their writing skills through individual consultations and workshops. 

  • University Archives: Preserves and provides access to historical materials related to the university's history, supporting research and fostering a sense of institutional identity.