The Resources for Success

The Academic Resource Center (ARC) offers a variety of free services to assist students in their quest for academic excellence. All of the ARC programs focus on providing you with the individual attention that is the hallmark of an Emmanuel College education. 

The mission of the ARC is:

  • to support students in their quest for academic excellence by providing comprehensive resources and individual support, including peer tutoring, study groups, professional specialists, and disability support services
  • to promote academic self-awareness and effective learning strategies to enhance student success
  • to support the mission of the college in developing students' roles as "critical thinkers, ethical decision makers, and engaged members of the local community and global society."

Watch the video below and learn how to schedule an ARC tutor appointment.

How the ARC Can Help You 

Individual Peer Tutoring Sessions and Study Groups 
Peer Tutors help students master coursework and enhance their learning skills. Peer tutors are made available for key core and high-demand courses. Tutors also facilitate study groups prior to important exams.

Academic Strategies
Academic Specialists work with students individually to develop effective strategies and skills necessary for college success. The ARC also offers academic strategy workshops each semester.

Writing Assistance
Professional Writing Specialists and Writing Peer Tutors assist at any stage of the writing process in any discipline. The ARC also offers workshops focused on strengthening college writing and reading skills.

Math and Science Assistance
The Math and Science Peer Tutors and professional Math Specialists provide assistance to enhance students' understanding of math and science.

Graduate School and Fellowship Preparation
ARC Specialists offer guidance with graduate school and fellowship applications and timelines and assist students in understanding the basic demands of graduate school exams.

Disability Support Services
The ARC works closely with Disability Support Services to provide comprehensive academic support for students with documented disabilities.

ARC Services for GPP and Nursing Programs
The ARC offers select academic support services to meet the needs of Emmanuel Graduate Studies and Nursing Program students.

Contact Us:

Location: Cardinal Cushing Library, Room G04 (Ground Level)
Phone: 617-735-9755
Hours: Monday - Thursday, 9 a.m. - 8 p.m.; Friday 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.; Sunday 5-8 p.m.

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