Academic Center for Excellence

Testing Center

The Testing Center provides academic accommodations, for eligible students, such as extended time or a quiet testing environment.

Academic Assistance

Your peers are here to help through Transy Tutoring and Embedded Learning Forums while our one-on-one professional academic coaches help improve your study habits.

Writing Center

The Transylvania University Writing Center is a space for our campus community to discuss and develop their writing.

The Academic Center for Excellence (ACE) is a one stop place to help you become a better student through a variety of academic support services. Get help via library research consultations, writing consultations, peer academic tutoring, and determine skills you need to do better in your classes. All services listed here are located in the library. 

Get in Touch

J. Douglas Gay Jr./Frances Carrick Thomas Library
300 N Broadway
Lexington, KY 40508


Our Staff

Laura Scroggins

Scott Whiddon

  • Director of the Writing Center; Professor of Writing, Rhetoric, & Communication
  • 859-233-8298

Lindsay King

Angie Morton

Jillian Shaw