Academic Support

Academic Support

The Office of Academic Support offers professional advising and academic support for all undergraduate and graduate students. Our staff partner with students and faculty to enhance academic experience, and our office is committed to collaborative engagement across the campus community to improve the student experience.


The mission of Academic Support is to engage all degree seeking students and support faculty advisors in the academic planning process to enhance the academic experience at Mercyhurst.


Academic Support offers professional advising and academic support to students in associate degree, baccalaureate degree, and graduate degree programs. Our professional staff empower students to develop personalized educational goals which align with their academic and career interests.

Academic Support can assist students with:

  • Providing general academic guidance.
  • Implementing academic success strategies.
  • Assisting with course planning and registration.
  • Developing academic goals.
  • Navigating the college environment.
  • Finding a peer tutor.
  • Addressing academic performance concerns.
  • Clarifying academic procedures and policies.
  • Connecting with other campus resources.