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.

Connect with us!

Call us at 616.395.7830 or stop by our office in Van Zoeren 261, Monday through Friday, 9 a.m.–5 p.m.

You can also contact us via email at

Our Services

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 1,200 students
  • Assists over 50% of first-year students
  • Employs over 200 students