Academic Support

At Bryant, you'll be challenged to think independently and to grow academically. And if you need help along the way, we're here for you. Our academic support programs were built to strengthen your study skills.

Bryant University's Academic Center for Excellence (known on campus as ACE) offers a variety of support services – from math tutoring to writing assistance – to students of all levels and majors. Our peer tutors are trained and certified by The College Reading and Learning Association.

ACE also offers a variety of walk-in learning labs, which allow you to work closely with a subject-matter specialist in areas such as economics, accounting, or finance.

The center also offers quiet study areas with couches, tables and wireless access.

Disability Services

In compliance with federal law, Bryant University supports students who self-identify with disabilities and provide documentation of their disability from an appropriate source.

If you have a disability, professional staff members will serve as your advocate and will assist you in achieving equal access to all University programs and services. If you have any disabilities that may require accommodations, it is your responsibility to contact the designated office.

For physical disability services, contact:

John Denio, Assistant Vice President for Student Services and Administration 
Phone: (401) 232-6046 
TDD: (401) 231-2860

If you have a permanent or temporary physical disability and would like a handicapped parking pass, contact the Department of Public Safety, (401) 232-6001.

For behavioral health and psychiatric disorders contact: 

Noelle Harris, Ph.D., Director, Office of Counseling Services 
Phone: (401) 232-6045

For learning disabilities, attention deficit disorders, and autism spectrum disorders contact:

Marie Saddlemire, Assistant Director, Academic Center for Excellence, Access Services
Phone: (401) 232-6532