The Academic Success Center’s goal is to help students become independent and efficient
learners so they are better equipped to meet the University’s academic standards and
successfully attain their educational goals. We challenge and encourage students
to become actively involved in their learning. We value your interest in our program
and hope to help you take control of your academic progress.
In addition to the information below, please contact us personally, at any time,
by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. The following resources offered by our Center have been outlined for your convenience.
Upon review, please choose the service you desire and follow the instructions given
or simply click on specified links to obtain particular resources.
Online Tutoring Services
These services are provided by trained peers who have come highly recommended by their
professors to tutor courses they have successfully completed. Tutoring is available
in a variety of subjects with an emphasis on CORE courses. If you need assistance
with homework, understanding a concept, or desire review for an upcoming test, please
request an online tutoring appointment by emailing email@example.com.
Arrangements will be made that best fit your needs and the schedules of both you
and your tutor.
Video Tutoring Series (Available 24 hours)
This video tutoring series has been created by our trained peer tutors and includes
guided supplemental information that correlates with the material that you are working
through in your online course. These videos are made available through the ASC YouTube
channel, thus allowing you unlimited access to best fit your scheduling needs. Principles of Accounting 1 & 2 Bible Survey Western Civilization/Global Access the video tutoring sessions
Paper Editing Services
This service will allow students to submit papers online to be edited for content,
structure, clarity, grammatical error, etc. Please allow at least 24 - 36 hours for
return after submission. Students may submit papers for review to the following ASC
email address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Live Online Tutoring
The Academic Success Center on campus has a full schedule of tutoring sessions daily.
Should your schedule permit, you are more than welcome to join a tutoring session
via web conference. At the beginning of each week, a full schedule of tutoring sessions
is emailed out campus-wide. Tutoring sessions that correspond with online courses
are noted on the schedule. These sessions are highly beneficial, as you will have
the opportunity to ask questions, review, and talk through information with one of
our trained tutors. You will also be able to participate in discussions and interactions
with other session attendees. Full instructions for registering and accepting invitations
to tutoring sessions may be found below. If you have any questions regarding the
process or to inquire about tutoring session availability, please email email@example.com. Process for joining Live Online Tutoring
These interactive online success workshops are designed to meet the convenience of
students and to educate them academically, personally, and professionally.
A Workshop on Stress Management
A Workshop on Academic Honesty and Misconduct
A Workshop on Understanding Your Emotional Intelligence
A Workshop on Test Anxiety
A Workshop on How Social Media Can Impact Your Future Career
A Workshop on Setting Manageable Goals
A Workshop on NoteTaking
OBU Connect (Early Academic Alert System)
Ouachita Baptist University is committed to student success and retention. For this
reason, an early alert process has been developed to help adapting students achieve academic
success. The OBU Connect (Early Academic Alert) System is a software program that
enables instructors to identify students having difficulties in their classes and
connect them with campus services that can help.
Online students will receive alerts for the following reasons:
*Failing to log into an online course for a period of seven days
*Falling below a course average of "C"
As an online student, if you receive an early academic alert from your instructor,
please contact Dr. Rob Hewell at 870-245-5133 or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
For more information regarding this alert system and how it can be of benefit to
you please click on the following link:
OBU Connect (Early Academic Alert) System
Additional Academic Resources