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ASC Services


Advising Success Center
Sanford 101
Phone: (218) 755-4226
Fax: (218) 755-2228


Mailing Address:
1500 Birchmont Dr. NE #44
Bemidji, MN 56601-2907

Tutoring Services

The Advising Success Center is your first stop when you are seeking to improve your academic skills and excel in your classes. We offer drop-in tutoring services in a number of academic areas here at the center. We can also provide you with information and referrals to other campus tutoring services that may fit your needs. Assistance is available to you in most subject areas and additional support through faculty can be arranged on an individual basis. 

Academic Toolbox

You can also check out our Academic Toolbox filled with articles, documents and tools on Time Management, Skills Assessment, Study Strategies, Exam Preparation, GPA Calculators and Planning Sheets.


BSU, in conjunction with Minnesota Online, provides online tutoring for students in online and web enhanced courses through SmarThinking. SmarThinking is the leading provider of online tutoring and can be accessed via the Internet 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. To sign up for SmarThinking, first log into D2L using your regular username and password information. Then go to any of your classes in D2L and, under HelpLinks in the top left of the screen, click on the link to "Online Tutoring: SmarThinking." Use the information provided to sign up for SmarThinking.

Drop-in Tutoring

ASC's Tutoring Program

Drop in tutoring is available for many academic areas, as well as in basic skills such as reading and writing, and study skills.

Check out our schedule for the courses and times tutoring is offered, and fill out the tutoring request [doc] form and drop it off at the ASC. If you don't see the course you need, contact us and we can assist you in getting the help you need.

Tutors Wanted!

Want to Become a Tutor?

Do you have at least a 3.0 cumulative GPA and a grade of B or better in the course you are interested in tutoring? Do you want to help others while building leadership skills? Then tutoring for the ASC may be for you.

Other Programs

Other Tutoring Resources on Campus

Many programs and departments offering tutoring both on campus and online. Here is a list of other tutoring services you may be eligible for.

Office of Student Development and Enrollment
  • Deputy 313
  • Phone: 218.755.2075
  • Fax: 218.755.3961