Academic Success

sun iconThe Office of Academic Success provides services to all Hampden-Sydney students. We are here to assist you in setting and reaching your academic goals. Attending college is a wonderful opportunity that can be both exciting and confusing at times. Our purpose is to help you navigate your course. Our goal is to support Hampden-Sydney students in developing the skills necessary for effective performance in and positive adjustment to the college learning environment. Our wide array of academic services - including advising, tutoring, workshops, and counseling - are designed to help you succeed.

Our Mission

The Office of Academic Success seeks to provide continuing services and assistance which promote success for Hampden-Sydney students by encouraging such things as:

  • intellectual development,
  • positive and realistic self-appraisal,
  • the ability to relate meaningfully with others, 
  • and the capacity to work independently and interdependently.