Benedictine University is an inclusive academic community dedicated to teaching and learning, scholarship and service, truth and justice, as inspired by the Catholic intellectual tradition, the social teaching of the Church, and the principles of wisdom in the Rule of St. Benedict.
Benedictine University aspires to be a thought leader in Catholic higher education. We seek to provide a transformative and integrative educational experience grounded in Benedictine values, helping students shape lives of meaning and purpose as engaged citizens who care for the earth, welcome people of diverse faiths and cultures, and promote the common good.
Students may arrange for individual appointments with our learning specialists by contacting them directly or by calling (630) 829-6041. Students who need remote assistance should contact learning specialists directly.
Math Learning Specialist Hillary Holecek assists students with all levels of math through Calculus II, as well as statistics and biostatistics. There are also many online math resources available.
Science Learning Specialist Carol Fendrick helps students with a variety of topics within the sciences.
Writing Learning Specialist Anne Marie Smith confers with students on any writing assignments for any classes. She can help with any stage of the writing process including topic development, organization, writing style, citations, and revisions. There are also many online writing resources available at ben.edu/writingprogram.