Office of Academic Assistance
Helping all students achieve success is at the core of the mission of the Office of Academic Assistance. Therefore, one-on-one assistance is available to all students seeking to improve their study and test-taking skills, establish realistic time management plans, evaluate their unique learning style, and develop sound academic success strategies. Appointments for academic coaching are encouraged.
Contacts: Sharon Allen, Director of Academic Assistance SharonAllen@bac.edu 704.461.6683
Kimberly Stallings, Accessibility Services Coordinator KimberlyStallings@bac.edu 704.461.6228
Victoria Cruz, Coordinator of Academic Support VictoriaCruz@bac.edu 704.461.6234
Tutoring Tutoring support is available for all Belmont Abbey College students and is accessible in 2 different forms – online through ThinkingStorm and in-person at scheduled times in the Academic Resource Center (ARC) in the lower level of Library. Access our current tutoring schedule through your Canvas Account under Tutoring Options.
BAC In-House Tutoring Tutoring is provided by faculty and highly-qualified peer tutors for a number of courses across the academic disciplines. Tutoring sessions are available by appointment only during scheduled hours. During the 2020-21 academic year we will not offer walk-in tutoring as in the past. Students will now need to make an appointment for BAC in-house tutoring. To do this, students must log in to their Canvas account and select Tutoring Options. This will allow the student to book sessions of 15-minute intervals with in-house tutors face to face, located in the Academic resource Center. This service will remain available to students during distance learning beginning November 30th. Appointments will remain scheduled in the same manner but will be conducted virtually.Students may access ThinkingStorm as well as the current appointment based tutoring schedule by logging into their Canvas account and clicking on Tutoring Options.
ThinkingStorm Belmont Abbey College students have access to up to 10 free hours of online, one-on-one tutoring each semester with ThinkingStorm. ThinkingStorm provides convenient and comprehensive online support every day/evening (including holidays) for the following subjects: