Tutoring Programs

The Academic Resource Center provides tutoring for Mercer University students at the Macon campus and the Atlanta campus. We also provide tutoring for Mercer students at the Regional Academic Centers in Douglas County, Henry County, and Macon. All of our tutoring labs operate on a drop-in basis, so no appointments are necessary.

Click the appropriate link in the menu on the left to view the tutoring schedule for your campus or Regional Academic Center.

Macon Traditional Undergraduate Tutoring

The ARC provides drop-in tutoring to students on the Macon Campus. Tutoring is provided free of charge and no appointments are necessary. In addition to providing tutors for writing and mathematics assistance, the Academic Resource Center provides tutoring in the sciences, foreign languages and a variety of other academic disciplines. During the fall and spring semester, tutoring labs are open on Sunday - Thursday from 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

CRLA Certified Program

Tutor Qualifications

All Tutors must have at least a 3.0 GPA and sophomore status or higher. Tutors provide individual assistance in one or more designated disciplines. They work in the ARC during specified hours on the weekly schedule and tutor students who drop in during those hours. It is the primary responsibility of tutors to provide academic guidance and modeling for students who come for appointments; they do not complete homework assignments or take-home exams.

Location

Academic Resource Center - 1st floor of Connell Student Center
1501 Mercer University Drive
Macon, GA 31207

Atlanta Campus

The Atlanta writing and math labs are housed in Room 138 on the first floor of Swilley Library. Tutoring is offered at varying times on Monday - Saturday of each week. Dr. William O. Lacefield, III, Professor of Mathematics Education in Tift College of Education, coordinates our tutoring on the Atlanta campus. This service is free to all Mercer University students; no appointments are necessary.

Location

Room 138 - 1st floor of Swilley Library
3001 Mercer University Drive
Atlanta, GA 30341-4115

Douglas County RAC

The Douglas County writing and math labs are housed in Room 138 in the Douglas County Regional Academic Center. Tutoring is offered in the late afternoon/early evening on Monday - Thursday of each week, and math tutoring is available on Saturdays. This service is free to all Mercer University students; no appointments are necessary.

Location

Room 138
975 Blairs Bridge Road
Lithia Springs, GA 30122
Exit #44, off I-20, at Thornton Road

Henry County RAC

The Henry County writing and math labs are housed in Room 123 in the Henry County Regional Academic Center. Tutoring is offered in the afternoon and early evening on Monday - Thursday of each week and extends from the morning through the afternoon on Saturday.  This service is free to all Mercer University students; no appointments are necessary.

Location

Room 123
160 Henry Parkway
McDonough, GA 30253
Exit #216 or 218, off I-75, near the Henry County Government Complex

Macon RAC

Tutoring is conducted in the Academic Resource Center, located in the breezeway of the Connell Student Center. Professional tutors hold special hours for adult learners. Adult learners are also invited to consult undergraduate peer tutors who provide assistance in a wide variety of disciplines during regular drop-in hours on Sunday - Thursday from 6:00 - 9:00 p.m. This service is free to all Mercer University students; no appointments are necessary.

Location

Academic Resource Center - 1st floor of Connell Student Center
1501 Mercer University Drive 
Macon, GA 31207

Newnan RAC

The Online Writing Lab and the Math Online Tutor services are available to Newnan Regional Academic Center students.  Students may also visit the tutoring labs at any of the locations listed above.  For more information on the Online Writing Lab, including instructions on how to register for the OWL, please click here: Online Writing Lab. For more information on the Math Online Tutor, including registration instructions, please click here: Math Online Tutor.

Location

Coweta County Central Education Center - Conference Room 
160 Martin Luther King Drive  
Newnan, Georgia 30263