We are here to help you succeed by developing the skills necessary to achieve your academic goals. The Writing and Public Speaking Centers, and the Offices of Academic Success and Instructional Technology are here to guide you.

Academic Services at Hampden-Sydney College provide students with the assistance they need to achieve their academic goals and to be successful during their academic careers and beyond.

I was looking for small class sizes and interaction with my professors instead of feeling like a number at a larger school. I wanted to have to go to class in the morning because the professor would notice if I wasn't there.

Walter Bundy '90

Office of Academic Success

helps students navigate a course by helping them set and reach academic goals

Academic Success

The Ferguson Career Center

leads students through their academic careers while reaching and preparing for their future goals

Career Education

The Ferguson Center for Public Speaking

prepares students to be effective public speakers with training, preparation, and practice

Speaking Center

The Office of Instructional Technology

acts as a resource to observe, inform, and be forward-thinking about current technology and technological practices as it relates to teaching and learning with faculty, staff, and students

Instructional Technology

The Writing Center

encourages students to apply steady attention toward improving their writing skills and becoming effective, persuasive writers

Writing Center