The Academic Success Center offers a variety of ways to help students achieve their academic goals. Tutoring support is available in The Learning Center located on the 2nd floor of Saint Joseph Hall.

 Drop-In Tutoring

Located on the 2nd floor of St. Joseph Hall, The Learning Center offers students open lab group tutoring sessions for various Saint Rose courses. Open tutoring sessions are offered in the academic areas of math, accounting, business, computers, and the natural sciences (biology, chemistry, and physics). These sessions do not require an appointment.

Study Clusters

Tutorial study clusters give students the opportunity to work through particularly demanding course work with the support of classmates and a peer tutor. Students experiencing difficulty with a particular course may contact Matt Woods at (518) 454-2177to inquire about creating a study cluster.

You can request a study cluster using this form.

Individual Academic Counseling

Whether students need help tackling an important academic project or just some helpful study hints, individual academic counseling is available in the Learning Center. Students can meet with a professional who can help build skills, strategies, and behaviors that will increase learning potential. Contact Marcy Nielsen Pendergast at (518) 337-4989 to set up an appointment.

College Skills Workshop

Various workshops are offered throughout the semester to help students meet the challenges of college course work. Please call (518) 454-5299 for more information.

CDS 021: Strategies for College Success

A course designed to help those students on Academic Probation learn various techniques and strategies that will enhance study and achievement at the college level. For more information, please contact Marcy Nielsen Pendergast at (518) 337-4989.

Interested in becoming a tutor?

The Learning Center Tutor application can be downloaded here.

Tutorial Support Videos

Ever need some extra help in some of your courses and can’t get to The Academic Success Center? Well, we have the following skill based videos to help you review for different courses here at The College of Saint Rose. We are constantly updating this site, so please check back frequently to see if we have added new courses or new videos. These are not meant to replace tutoring, but only to supplement what you can learn at The Academic Success Center.