Academic Support Center
Go back

Academic Support Center 

marks buildingThank you for your interest in the Academic Support Center. The Academic Support Center exists for one reason, to help students achieve their educational goals. We hope that as you work with our staff, you will find each of us is committed to the success of the students here at Austin Peay State University. Additionally, we are proud to help students in the community strive to reach their educational goals through our Community Tutoring program.


Austin Peay Students

The following services are available to APSU students.

Peer Tutoring

We provide FREE group support for undergraduate courses for APSU students. Tutoring is available for most core courses and some upper-division courses. To schedule sessions with a peer tutor, please stop by the Marks building room 124 (Find Us) or call (931) 221-6550.

Writing Center

The Writing Center Provides FREE individual assistance with any paper, for any class, in any writing style, for APSU students. To schedule sessions with a writing tutor, please stop by the Writing Center (in the Library) or call (931) 221-6550.

Structured Learning Assistance

Originally designed to allow students to earn core college credit while removing academic deficiencies, SLA is now available for additional college courses to help students excel.

Online Tutoring

The Academic Support Center has partnered with Distant Education to provide online tutoring through This service provides 24/7 support for many undergraduate courses. Students may access by clicking on the "Resources" tab in D2L. does not provide writing support. Online writing support is provided through the Writing Center.



Clarksville Community

The following services are available to APSU Students and the Clarksville Community for a minimal fee

Community Tutoring

We provide tutoring to the community for a reasonable fee. To schedule sessions with a community tutor, please click on the link provided to learn more about the tutors available, then click on their names to find times that meet your needs.


The Academic Support Center also offers APSU students and Community members test prep Workshops for the GRE, TEAS, PRAXIS Core, and more. Click on the workshops link to see the available workshops and to register for workshops.

Veterans Upward Bound 

The Academic Support Center is proud to work with the Veterans Upward Bound program to provide Veterans with tutoring to help them prepare for college admissons testing and provide skill enhancement opportunities in Reading, Writing, and Math. 

*For other Learning Centers, we encourage sharing of resources. Please see our policy on the use of our materials.



We are always interested in hearing about the experience you had during tutoring in the Academic Support Center or in your SLA section. Your feedback helps us improve our tutoring program and the SLA classroom experience. Please take a few minutes to let us know how we did! Just click the button and fill out the form!

Peer tutoring      SLA 


Employment Opportunities 

Interested in working for the Academic Support Center or becoming and SLA leader? Just click on the link below and find out what we are all about! 

Employment Opportunities


Current Employees

Here is a quick link to forms, for current  Academic Support Center Employees. 

Employee Page