Learning Resource Center

SMWC provides a wide range of academic support services for all students through the Learning Resource Center (LRC), now located on the North Wing of the Library, 2nd Floor. The LRC is equipped with plenty of study space and materials and will be open for students’ use during Library hours.

The LRC currently offers walk-in hours - no appointment needed. Walk-in writing hours can be writing assistance in ANY subject/course.

For assistance in any other subject/course, you can request a tutor.

If you need assistance in a course that currently does not offer tutoring, please contact Christy Gunderson, Director, Learning Resource Center.

Writing Assistance Hours

Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Tuesday, Thursday: 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Sunday-Thursday: 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM

Math Assistance Hours

Monday-Friday: 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Sunday, Monday, Wednesday: 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM

Academic Support Team

The Academic Support Team is a one-on-one partnership between designated, experienced faculty members and individual students in need of additional academic support.

Testing Opportunities

The Learning Resource Center offers CLEP (College-Level Examination Program).


This foundational course challenges students to understand and optimize their own personal learning styles, while facilitating the development of more effective study skills, test-taking strategies and oral as well as written communication skills.

Learning Express Library

Online Resources

Links providing valuable academic support in a variety of subject areas, including writing, grammar, literary analysis, math, science, history and more.

Students with Disabilities

Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College is committed to providing reasonable and appropriate accommodations to students with documented disabilities in order to afford them an equal opportunity to participate in College programs, courses and activities.


The Learning Resource Center offers individualized peer tutoring on a wide variety of topics.


Director Learning Resources and Writing Center

Writing Center

The Writing Center provides writing assistance during our open tutoring hours. Students are encouraged to schedule an appointment in advance, but walk-ins are welcome.