Paths To Excellence

ACE offers programs and services for you that build an academic skill set, create a sense of community, and reduce self-handicapping measures. 

The uniquely designed center provides a conducive learning environment and friendly atmosphere implemented to promote educational excellence, reinforce academic and social well-being, and help you embrace the role of a learner and a discoverer while engaging in a life-changing experience. 

Trojan Odyssey is essential to assist you with the transition to college life.  The Lyceum Series is designed to engage and enhance your overall educational experience. 

  • Critical thinking and analysis programs
  • Welcome Week and Trojan Introduction Program
  • Social and professional engagement referrals
  • Undergraduate research and social entrepreneurship
  • Mentorships
  • Lyceum Series (For upcoming Lyceum Series featured speakers, programs, and events visit our calendar) *link to calendar
  • Trojan Leadership

Strategic Learning (formerly known as University College and Trojan Peer Coaching) assists with enhancing your academic and scholarly pursuits.

  • Individual academic and life style coaching
  • Study abroad opportunities
  • Stress reduction and time management strategies
  • Peer Tutoring
  • Group support workshops

Academic Advising works closely with you and faculty to ensure that you have the support needed to obtain a degree conducive to your life, educational and career goals. 

  • Course scheduling
  • Academic performance monitoring
  • Credit hours tracking 

Career Services provides you with the support needed to ensure a successful post-graduation transition.

  • Freshman, transfer and upper-class guidance
  • Career advising, planning and preparation
  • Explore job and internship opportunities
  • Graduate school admission assistance
  • Career expos and fairs
Tutoring Evaluation Forms

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Office Hour

Monday through Thursday 8 am – 11 pm
Friday 8 am – 5 pm
Saturday 10 am – 3 pm
Sunday 3 pm – 11 pm


Johnston Memorial Library (2nd fl)
Box 9006
1 Hayden Drive
Petersburg, Virginia 23806
(804) 524-6755


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