Schreyer Honors College (SHC)at Penn State

The Scholar Success Center is in its pilot year throughout the 2018-19 academic year. Located in the Honors College suite in Simmons Hall, it is a place designed to help Scholars succeed both inside and outside of the classroom.

Academic Coaching

In this initial pilot year, the Scholar Success Center is focusing on three distinctively challenging academic disciplines:




The Success Center Academic Coaches are trained and prepared to help first-year Scholars taking:

  • Math 110, 140 or 141
  • Chemistry 110, 112, 212 or 213
  • Physics 211, 212, 250 or 251

Meet Our Academic Coaches

Success Coaching

Our Success Coaches are current Schreyer Scholars who are here to lend an ear and provide advice on how to navigate the Honors College and Penn State landscape outside of the classroom. Think of our Success Coaches as mentors — Scholars that have walked in your shoes and can relate to the challenges you're facing.

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The hours of the Scholar Success Center are Sunday through Thursday evenings from 5:00 to 9:00 PM. No appointment is necessary, so drop in for some help!

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