The Academic Resource Center

Your Academic Success Is Our Top Priority!

The Academic Resource Center (ARC) is committed to providing programs and services that promote the development and academic success of all Wesleyan College students.

Remember to use ARC services proactively throughout the semester to practice and build confidence in your knowledge and skills. Let us help ensure you are on track to achieve your learning goals. We look forward to working with you.

Students in the ARC center in the library.


Learning Support

Many students benefit from regular one-on-one coaching and practice with a learning specialist when transitioning to the college-level learning environment or facing difficult coursework. Our expert professional staff are available to meet with you by appointment throughout the semester.

Stop by the ARC to meet Math Specialist - Helen Carter, and our Writing & Learning Specialist  – Tera Reid-Olds.

Free Tutoring Services

The ARC offers FREE tutoring for all students in a variety of academic subjects as well as support for general writing, reading, math, study, and time management skills. Individual and group study sessions are available.

Remember to use ARC services proactively throughout the semester to practice and build confidence in your knowledge and skills. Let us help ensure you are on track to achieve your learning goals. We look forward to working with you. Email the ARC or stop by the reception desk to schedule an appointment. 

To access tutoring services, you can:

  • Make an appointment. Contact a tutor directly to make an appointment for tutoring. Please allow the tutor at least 24 hours to give time for a response. You may also call (478) 757-2848 or email the ARC ( with questions about ARC services or to schedule an appointment with a tutor. 
    Appointments to see the learning specialists are available daily throughout the day. Please visit Helen Carter’s Bookable Calendar to schedule a math session and Tera Reid-Olds Bookable Calendar to schedule a writing or language session.
  • Upper-Level sciences tutoring. Upper-level Biology, Chemistry, Accounting, and Nursing students are often able to sign up for one-on-one tutoring through WYZANT. Please contact for more information.
  • Attend PASS in the library! Peer assisted study sessions (PASS) are FREE group study sessions facilitated by ARC peer tutors or learning specialists. Students should bring their own materials and have assignments to complete while in attendance. 

Attend a study date in the library!

Study Zones

ARC spaces are available for reservation by students who want to organize their own study groups. Your study group can also schedule an academic tutor to join you for extra support. Please contact the ARC staff at or (478) 757-2848 for more information.

Math Labs

Hour-long math labs meet several times weekly and are coordinated by the ARC math specialist. Math labs are designed to support your understanding of the topics covered in your math classes. Peer tutors will also be on hand to assist you. Please watch for available times on Wesleyan’s Stall Walls or contact for available times.

Study Dates

The ARC, library staff, and campus student organizations co-host these opportunities to practice study techniques with peers in a fun atmosphere. Snacks, games, and music provided! Watch for upcoming dates on the weekly Stall Wall.

Placement Testing

ARC staff are available by appointment to proctor math, foreign language, and writing placement assessments. If you are interested in taking your placement tests in person, call Helen Carter at (478) 757-2849 or email at

The Academic Resource Center is located on the ground floor of The Lucy Lester Willet Memorial Library. Contact us at or (478) 757-2848.

Helen Carter smiles for the camera.
Helen Carter

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