Academic Support Services

St. Vincent’s College encourages students to utilize the many support services available to achieve their academic potential.

Faculty Advisors – Students are assigned faculty advisors from their major area, to assist with selecting courses and creating an individual plan for academic success. 

Learning Skills Development – Tips and strategies for test-taking, time management, study skills, note-taking, and more are offered at the Student Learning Center or in mySVC Community in Blackboard Learn.

Library Services – The St. Vincent’s College Librarian is available to assist with accessing online or print resources at the Daniel T. Banks Health Sciences Library on site, or the Ryan Matura Library at Sacred Heart University. Visit Library Resources or email

Special Learning Services – St. Vincent’s College is committed to providing equal educational opportunity for all students regardless of disability status. Visit Disability Services for information on requesting accommodations if you have a documented disability.

Tutoring – Supplemental instruction in a number of subjects is available from faculty or students. Visit mySVC Community in Blackboard Learn or email

Writing Lab – Expert feedback on writing assignments is available through the Online Writing Lab. Papers submitted online will be reviewed with feedback, or a one-on-one virtual session provides live feedback. Visit Services in Blackboard Learn.