Academic Resource Center

academic resource center

Academic Resource Center

ARC Mission

The Academic Resource Center (ARC) serves all members of the Viterbo community and provides an environment of interactive and mutual support. This structure is based on a model of connected knowing (Belenky,1986) and is involved, integrative and empathetic.

Monday– Thursday 7 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Friday 7 a.m. - 4 p.m.                                     

Testing Hours:
Monday – Thursday 7 a.m. – 6:30 p.m. (Exams proctored must be completed by 6:15 p.m.)
Friday 7 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. (Exams proctored must be completed by 3:45 p.m.)
*Note: Quieter times for testing in the ARC are Monday – Thursday 7 a.m. – 8 a.m. & 4 – 6:30 p.m. and Fridays 7 a.m. – 8 a.m.

If you have a documented disability, contact Jane Eddy at

Honor Code for Testing in the Academic Resource Center
No notes, books, Apple/Fitbit watches, or electronic devices may be used to access information while testing unless permission has been granted by the instructor and communicated to Academic Resource Center staff.

PDF icon2017-2018 Academic Resource Center Annual Report.pdf

Click here for answers to "Frequently Asked Questions"


During fall and spring semesters, to make an appointment witht the math specialist, writing specialists, or the academic counselor go to:  

You can also book ARC appointments using the Viterbo App.


  • To assist students in developing skills for successful performance in the academic environment
  • To offer a framework that fosters confidence in students' abilities to construct knowledge and become independent learners
  • To partner with faculty to support and challenge students to strive for academic excellence
  • To foster the growth of communication and leadership skills in student tutors
  • To facilitate an active learning environment where tutors serve as role models of the learning process
  • To identify and respond to needs of emergent student populations
  • To provide online services: tutoring, workshops, advising, teaching and test preparation
  • To encourage success of first generation and low income students through timely advising and sensitive support
  • To meet or exceed objectives of the TRiO (SSS) grant
  • To offer language assimilation opportunities for international and ESL/ELL students
  • To provide accommodations to students with diagnosed needs
  • To serve as a resource for faculty


For more information, contact:
Jane Eddy, Director, Academic Resource Center
Murphy Center room 332
608-796-3190 or 608-796-3194