The Academic Success Center (ASC) offers a variety of free services for all students. We are located in Van Zoeren Hall — immediately adjacent to the Van Wylen Library second-floor entrance.

Our services are designed to equip you with strategies and resources you can use to:

  • Succeed in difficult courses
  • Be a confident and independent learner
  • Engage in productive and effective study and learning behaviors
  • Manage your time effectively
  • Reduce your test anxiety
  • Avoid procrastination
  • Achieve your goal of earning a Hope College degree

We celebrate diversity in abilities, identities and perspectives and look forward to working with you to enhance your academic and personal success! 

Each year, the ASC:

  • Serves over 1,300 students.
  • Makes more than 800 peer tutoring matches.
  • Employs over 200 students.

Recent Blog Posts

  1. ASC Study Tip- LOTS of FREE Resources on campus!

    Posted by Suzette Staal

    Review & Reflect Regularly- What’s working? What’s not? Make a plan to adjust. Do...

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  2. ASC offers limited tutoring for May Term

    Posted by Suzette Staal

    The Academic Success Center will have limited remote tutoring for May Term. Tutoring will take pl...

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  3. Academic Success Center is Hiring Tutors for Fall 2020

    Posted by Suzette Staal

    The Academic Success Center (ASC) is currently hiring peer tutors for the fall semester. If you a...

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  4. Do you need a tutor for your remote classes?

    Posted by Suzette Staal

    The Academic Success Center is still assigning tutors for most 100 & 200 level courses! The r...

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  5. Now easier to apply for an ASC tutor!

    Posted by Suzette Staal

    The Academic Success Center (ASC) has made it easier to apply for a tutor! A tutoring information...

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  6. ASC Applications to get a tutor accepted Wednesday 1/15/20

    Posted by Suzette Staal

    The ASC will begin to take requests for tutors on Wednesday January 15, 2020. Please see the ASC ...

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