Bob & Marianne Foote
Academic Success Center
The Bob and Marianne Foote Academic Success Center supports environments for academic advising, learning specialists, one-on-one and group tutoring, workshops and seminars, team study halls, as well as private rooms for individual counseling. The facility also includes an expansive lounge areas to foster peer-to-peer learning among student-athletes from all sports.
More specifically, the academic success center and new offices increased its overall size from 4,000 square feet to over 6,000. It offers movable lounge furniture to support group tutoring sessions and independent learning. Every room has updated technology including iPads, computers, docking stations for laptops and Solstice screen sharing pods.
The new central academic advisor office houses eight full-time academic staff members, is the hub of interaction between professionals and student-athletes, while offering spaces for private one-on-one tutoring sessions.