Academic Support Services

Gain the skills you need to succeed.

We are dedicated to helping students refine and strengthen the academic skills necessary for success at the University of Michigan-Dearborn. The College of Business offers resources to not only help students pass their classes, but empower them to become independent thinkers. The strategies that students gain through our support programs will help them to excel at the University of Michigan-Dearborn and beyond.

Get Help with a Business Course

We offer tutoring in ACC 298, ACC 505, BE 401, DS 301, DS 302, DS 520, and FIN 401, as well as supplemental instruction through peer-led group study sessions in ACC 298, DS 301, DS 302 and FIN 401.

John H. and Patricia W. Mitchell Business Communication Lab

The Mitchell Business Communication Lab at the College of Business provides Business Communication Consultation to help students further develop their written and oral presentation skills enhancing their professional presence. Business Communication consultants are available to work with students one-on-one, or with a small group, to help students develop communications for class assignments.

Academic Advising

COB advisors are available to provide information about program requirements, University policies and procedures, and campus resources. Advising appointments are available by phone or in person, day or evening.

In addition, faculty are available to discuss their fields of expertise, course content, and possible career paths. Faculty are available during scheduled office hours and often by special appointment. 

Writing Center

The Writing Center offers peer consultants who can help you become a more effective and confident writer and researcher, no matter your field of study or expertise.