The Center for Academic Success at Furman University is to support all students in achieving their academic potential and goals through individual and campus-wide initiatives that foster self-regulation and self-advocacy in academic and personal growth.


  • Increase students’ awareness of academic success related skills and strategies
  • Increase students’ awareness and facilitate the use of campus resources
  • Support students through communication, collaboration, mentoring, and self-reflection regarding academic success
  • Collaborate with campus partners to promote academic success
  • Engage in ongoing assessment and reflection of best practices regarding relevant trends related to academic success

Meet Our Staff

Kelsey Harp

Director, Academic Success ,

Jean Schwab

Director, Peer Assisted Learning, Center for Academic Success,

Robyn Lee

Academic Coach, Academic Success,

Christina Alsip

Academic Coach, Academic Success,

Jessica Lewakowski

Academic Coach, Academic Success

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