Goldey-Beacom College offers a variety of support services at the Academic Excellence Center, such as Peer Tutoring through Knack, professional writing help, and so much more!
Knack Peer Tutoring
Goldey-Beacom College has proudly partnered with Knack — a platform enabling Goldey-Beacom students to book course-specific Peer Tutoring. Knack Tutors are fellow students who have previously aced the courses they offer assistance in; tutoring is completely free and sessions can take place in-person or online.
For more details, contact Kevin Hunt, Director of Academic Support Services Email Kevin Hunt
To view available tutors—or to apply to be a peer tutor for GBC courses you’ve aced in the past—visit Knack and sign in with your student account.
Knack Sign In
Students can visit the Academic Excellence Center, located in the Hirons Library, to help excel in their courses. Pay a visit to the AEC for:
For help writing papers at any level—undergraduate and graduate–Goldey-Beacom College’s Professional Writing Tutor–Dr. Bret Shepard– can help. Available for consultations in the Academic Excellence Center and online, Dr. Shepard can assist you with:
To view the dates and times AEC services are available, and to schedule appointments for make-up exams or writing help with Dr. Shepard, check out the online AEC Calendar (GBC single sign-on required).
Faculty seeking to arrange proctored make-up exams in the Academic Excellence Center contact Kevin Hunt, Director of Academic Support Services.
Goldey-Beacom College is a Equal Opportunity Employer/Program. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities.
Text Telephone/Teletypewriter (TTY) Relay Service: 711 or 800-232-5460 for English or 877-335-7595 for Spanish