Student Resources

Need help? Don't sweat it--these resources are here to provide you support as you get to graduation.

Academic support

Academic coaches
Work with you to build motivation, create a time management plan, and learn study skills.

Peer counselors
Undergraduate students who help answer broader questions about MSU, like how to use My Missouri State, work with financial aid, and prepare for advising appointments.

Request a meeting with an academic coach or peer counselor

Bear CLAW (Center for Learning and Writing)
Offers subject area tutoring, peer mentors and coaches, and student success workshops.

Writing Center
Work with a peer consultant for help with any writing assignment, including research papers, creative writing, speeches, and presentations.

Schedule an tutoring or writing consultation appointment

Your faculty or academic advisors
Visit faculty members during their office hours to ask questions, or meet with an advisor to get tips for being successful in class.

How to find your academic advisor


Health and wellness

Counseling Center
Offers individual, couple, and group counseling to help students define and/or prevent problems, maintain good mental health, and improve their quality of life. Students can schedule 8 free sessions per semester.

Schedule a counseling appointment

Magers Health and Wellness Center
Offers an on-site clinic, pharmacy, lab, x-ray, treatment clinic, specialty services and wellness services. Basic office visits are free to students who have paid their full health fee.

Schedule a health center appointment

Campus Recreation
Offers programs and facilities that give students opportunities to work out, play and learn about healthy living. Use of recreation facilities is free to students who have paid their full recreation center fee.