Wayne State College

Art and Design Survival Guide

Academic Resources


Holland Academic Success Center

The Holland Academic Success Center offers a variety of general studies courses as well as academic assistance programs and services to all WSC students.


Writing TutorsWriting tutors are available for WSC students to facilitate the goal of improving their writing skills.

Peer Tutor Program: Get help when you need it! Peer tutors, covering every academic subject area, work with the individual student and also may conduct workshops and review sessions before tests and quizzes. Tutor services are available to all Wayne State College students at no additional expense. No appointments are necessary. 

Honors Program

Students in the Art and Design Department may receive a letter from the director of the Honors Program informing them of their eligibility to enter the program and the course selections available to them. Eligibility status is contingent upon the student’s overall grade point average and depending upon when the student meets such criteria. If you receive such a letter, bring it to the attention of your advisor and together you will decide the best course of action as it relates to your major area.

TRIO Student Support Services

TRIO Student Support Services provides a comprehensive combination of academic and personal support including: a summer transition program; academic success courses; one-on-one tutoring; academic advising; instruction in math, writing, and study skills; assistance with personal, financial and career issues, and referral to other campus and community resources. TRIO is funded by the U.S. Department of Education and is designed to improve the learning, retention, and graduation rates of Wayne State College students who meet eligibility requirements. TRIO also provides tutors for those students in the program.