Academic Center for Excellence

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 writing consultations, peer academic tutoring, and one-on-one coaching for you to do better in your classes, all in the lower level of the library. 

Transy Tutoring

Your peers are here to guide you through challenging courses! Drop‑in and appointment tutoring provide the opportunity to ask specific questions.

Embedded Learning Forums

Each 50-minute session is designed by a peer who has taken your class. Get ongoing practice with the material from the current week.

Individual Academic Coaching

Professional academic coaches work one-on-one with students on skills that promote academic success. This free service is available to all students.

Transy Writing Center

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

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