Academic Success Center

Igniting the Flame of Academic Empowerment

The mission of the Academic Success Center is to aid in empowering, educating, and challenging the students as they progress toward graduation and beyond.


The ASC offers academic enrichment programs that focus on carrying out the mission of Philander Smith College. We are privileged to provide services that are necessary components to ensure that our students thrive academically. Our affirmative learning atmosphere is one that is essential to boosting academic confidence.

Our Services & Programs

Success Center Staff

Dr. Lois J. Sheer, Director

Ms. Donna Young, Assistant Director

Contact US:

Titus Building
Rm 101
Phone: 501-370-5255
Fax: 501-975-8555






Request Tutoring Here 

FOR STUDENTS:    Submit a request for free, personalized tutoring services. The ASC offers tutoring in all developmental education courses, in the required general education course and in the introduction courses to the majors.


Submit Early Alerts

FOR INSTRUCTORS: Submit an alert if you have recognized a student with academic impediments—for example: low class attendance, disengagement, or repeated failure to complete coursework. You can also email alerts to