Student Support at a Glance

96% of our grads happy with our academic services

Gain knowledge and expertise while expanding your opportunities. That's what college is about after all. It's also about the people that you meet – your classmates, your instructors, your advisors. Even though Excelsior College is an online and distance learning institution, that doesn't mean you are on your own without a dedicated community to support you. 

Our ever-growing innovative services are focused to your needs, whether you are a working parent, active military, or part-time student. Our entire community of experts, faculty, staff, students, and alumni are here to support you from your first course through commencement.

Valuable resources for everyone

You don't need to be an enrolled student to benefit from tools, resources and service to help you make decisions, polish your writing, find military and veteran opportunities, support your career questions, and much more.

Student success guide

Career center

Online writing lab

Military transition career resources

Veteran services

Buy college books & more

Disability services

Taking a course or exam

Once registered for a course or exam, you'll have access to free tutoring, our extensive 24/7 library, online writing lab, bookstore, disability accommodations, and a slew of comprehensive exam resources.

Learn about the library

Test drive a course

Check out exam resources


Enrolled in a program

Once you are enrolled in a degree program, a dedicated advisor will help you map a personalized academic plan. Students access everything already mentioned such as the bookstore, 24/7 library, tech support, writing lab, study guides, etc PLUS free grammar checking, job search and career counseling services, and MyExcelsior Community which offers chat rooms, discussion boards, a book exchange, study buddy finder, mentoring, and much more.

Veteran mentor program

Our career center

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An Excelsior graduate

With a vibrant alumni community, Excelsior supports you well beyond the completion of your degree. Our alumni are active all over the country and the world, participating in workshops and conferences, providing networking and career opportunities, and offering continual support.

Alumni support


Excelsior faculty

Are you an educator interested in teaching smart, dedicated adult students? Excelsior faculty members are a diverse, eclectic community of skilled professionals and academics using the latest technologies to reach a wide audience of non-traditional and under-served students. Once teaching, you'll have access to a expansive faculty support center.

Distinguished faculty

Excelsior College Graduate Megan Wilcox

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Anthony Schumacher

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"I was impressed by the personal attention I received from everyone I interacted with at Excelsior—from enrollment through graduation."

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* According to master's graduates in our undergraduate student satisfaction survey, 2012.

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