At Regent University, you will find useful and caring academic support for online and campus students to help you maximize your potential. Each of our learning centers offers specialized training to help you improve the skills you'll need to succeed in college and beyond. Most of these services are offered online. Others, like appointments with Writing Center coaches, are conducted by phone for online students.
This service offers tutoring for campus and online students in a variety of undergraduate subject areas including math and general writing. You can access this service by logging into Blackboard and clicking on the Smarthinking link listed in the tools menu. There are no additional fees for this service.
The Carpenter’s Apprentice
The Carpenter’s Apprentice is a module in Blackboard specifically designed to provide students with the necessary tools to succeed in college. This is a self-guided, online workshop designed to help you assess your academic strengths, as well as your areas of growth opportunity, including:
decision making, goal-setting, and note taking;
online learning, organization, and learning styles;
reading (for speed and comprehension), writing, and testing;
stress management, time management, and using technology.
Once you have identified the areas on which to work, the course has a plethora of academic resources for college students in each area to assist you. There are no instructors nor grades, nor are there any fees or time limits. This workshop was designed specifically to allow you to participate at the level most comfortable for you. However, as with most endeavors, the more you invest the more you will gain. Begin now.
The university's Writing Center provides coaching on writing assignments to help you improve communication skills and develop a writing style that will maximize your effectiveness. The center's services are available to students in both online and on-campus degree programs and may be accessed over the phone or in-person with an appointment. Enhance your writing skills and learn in a supportive environment with our knowledgeable writing coaches.
Students enrolled in MATH 101, MATH 102, and MATH 201 at Regent University may obtain tutoring assistance for these classes in the Math Tutoring Center. The Math Tutoring Center is located in LIB 102. Online students may obtain assistance by phone or through Skype. Learn more.