Education at OHSU

Academic Success Center

A student receives tutoring support.

Whether you’re tackling challenging coursework or looking to improve your study skills, the Academic Success Center is here to help. 

We offer: 

Email us at if you need support making an appointment.


The Academic Success Center works with schools across the university to offer tutoring services for students in all programs. 

We offer one-on-one tutoring to help you: 

  • Understand difficult course concepts
  • Prepare for an exam
  • Complete an assignment

Explore your tutoring options.

Learn more about specific tutoring services offered through your school:

Writing support

Visit the Writing Lab in the Academic Success Center for assistance at all stages of the writing process. 

We offer one-on-one, group and virtual support to help you: 

  • Learn writing strategies 
  • Revise drafts 
  • Set writing goals

Explore our writing support services.

School of Nursing writing support

If you’re a student in the School of Nursing, individual or group writing support is available through your school. 

Explore the School of Nursing’s writing support services.

ESOL writing support

Develop your English writing skills with the support of our English for Speakers of Other Languages writing assistance.

Explore ESOL writing support services.

Academic coaching

Enhance your study skills by working with an academic coach. We offer practical tips and methods to study smarter, reduce stress, improve memory and set goals for success at OHSU.

Learn more about academic coaching.

Academic advising for M.D. students

If you’re an M.D. student, academic advising is available to you through the Oasis program. Advisers offer one-on-one support to help you develop strategies for studying, test-taking and time management.    

Learn more about academic advising through the Oasis program.

Meet the team

  • Emily Hillhouse, director 
  • Annae Nichelson, learning specialist 
  • Jen Jordan-Wong, learning specialist 
  • Zoe Speidel, writing specialist 
  • Morgan Gross, tutor program coordinator 

Visit us

We’re here to answer your questions at the Academic Success Center in Suite 100 of the Moody Building.