If you need help with the course you are taking, your first contact should be your instructor. In addition other resources are available. Some are listed below.

  • Academic Success Center

    The Academic Success Center provides opportunities for students to develop skills that promote success, practice leadership, and become self-directed learners through the delivery of centralized, high-quality academic support services that are responsive to the needs of the campus community.

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  • ISU Library

    Learn about the services and resources available to our online and distance learners regardless of where you’re located.

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  • Supplemental Instruction Sessions

    Supplemental Instruction (SI) is an internationally recognized academic support program. SI is a voluntary program that offers free, regularly scheduled study sessions for traditionally difficult courses. SI sessions are lead by current ISU undergraduate students who have successfully completed the course.

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  • Tutoring Center

    Tutoring Services is a centralized academic support service consisting of peer-facilitated learning experiences for undergraduates interested in requesting or becoming a tutor at Iowa State University. We work with students to identify and mobilize resources that facilitate learning and promote success.

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  • Writing Center

    The Writing and Media Center (WMC) helps students become stronger, more confident communicators. The WMC is a welcoming and inclusive peer tutoring center where friendly Communication Consultants offer individualized assistance to undergraduate and graduate students working on any form of written, oral, visual, or electronic communication.

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