Academic Support

We’re here to help you in your quest for academic success. We want your journey at Olivet to take you all the way to graduation day. That’s why we have programs in place to support you along the way.

The following services are available to support your academic success.

Learning Development Center

The Learning Development Center provides a variety of academic support services, including: learning labs; tutoring; support for students with disabilities; and supplemental writing, math and learning skills courses that prepare students for general education courses.

Learn more about the Learning Development Center.


As a freshman, one of your first assignments is to complete the freshman seminar, Connections. Meet weekly with your instructor, two student mentors and other new students. Grow together, and learn what you need to know to succeed in college.

Learn about Connections and the Freshman Experience

Benner Library

Ebooks, assignment-specific video tutorials, and scholarly research articles are just a click away when you visit the Library’s website. When you are on-campus, come in person to talk one-on-one with a professional librarian about your topic, to meet with your group in a study room, to concentrate on the Ultra Quiet floor, to print a 3D project or poster, or to use one of the many computers.

Learn more about Benner Library and Resource Center.

Academic Coaching Center

The Academic Coach Center offers students both tutoring and academic coaching. Through educational assistance, faculty and peers support students’ unique learning styles to help them become lifelong learners.

Learn more about the Academic Coaching Center.

Our goal is to help you succeed through graduation and beyond.