Thrive Center

Helping cultivate academic excellence.

The Thrive Center is committed to helping students cultivate their academic excellence, become life-long learners, and pursue their personal and professional goals. Our goal is to walk alongside students, meeting them where they are and providing services that will help them thrive in all aspects of their learning experience. To this end, we provide services in the areas of academic support, academic guidance, and career development.

Academic Support

Services to help students become a more efficient, effective, and engaged learner

PEER TUTORING: One-on-one or group subject and writing tutoring

STUDENT ACCESSIBILITY RESOURCES: Appropriate and reasonable accommodations, or academic adjustments, for students with documented disabilities

  • Questions about Student Accessibility Resources, contact: Dr. Peter Wright, Coordinator of Student Accessibility Resources ([email protected])

TESTING CENTER: TIU and non-TIU test proctoring

  • College Level Equivalency Program (CLEP) Exams
  • Make-up exams/quizzes
  • Testing accommodations

Academic Guidance

Services to help students reflect, apply, and engage in their learning experience, and to assist students with academic, personal, or social concerns

MENTORING: One-on-one support and encouragement to help students reach their potential and to assist with their academic, personal, or social concerns


  • Learning style assessments
  • Notetaking and study skills assistance
  • Time management assistance

Career Development

Professional development services and resources to help students pursue their professional goals and prepare for their professional careers

  • Career assessments and exploration
  • Cover letter and resume writing assistance
  • Help finding a major
  • Internship and job search assistance
  • Networking and interview tips and strategies