Academic Support Services

Connect with our academic support services to help you succeed in the classroom. Find tutors, counselors, and support to meet your individual needs in a supportive and caring environment.

A Community of Support

Our instructors care about your success. If you are struggling in the classroom, do not be afraid to ask them for help. But when you need a little extra support, our Academic Support Services are here to help.
What makes Lawson the right place to go to school? Small class sizes for those professor-student relationships, the way the professors care about us succeeding and learning, and most importantly, the amazing tools and opportunities Lawson has to offer for us to be successful in life.  Take advantage of everything Lawson State has to offer, including free tutoring through
Academic advising, personalized tutoring, and student success workshops are just a few of our academic services and tools. Take advantage of these opportunities to ensure your success at Lawson State.

Get Support. Stay Engaged!

R.A.C.E Advising Center. Lawson's QEP!

Develop your path to graduation. Receive in-person academic advising and support from staff and program faculty advisors. Get your questions answered.

Take advatage of Lawson's free on-demand, one-to-one tutoring, offered anytime, anywhere. offers over 3,000 expert tutors in over 250 subjects. Available 24-7 online every day.

We Engage Students to Achieve their Personal and Academic Goals!


The  S.P.A.C.E. Center (Student Persistence through Assistance and Collaborative Efforts) combines academic and non-academic support services to help you achieve your goals. Visit the S.P.A.C.E. Center at either campus for free tutoring, advising, and targeted seminars.

Lawson State is a Complete College America partner!
  1. Did you know your chances of graduating increase substantially if you take more credit hours per semester?
  2. Did you know you save money by taking more credit hours per semester?
  3. Did you know you can enter the workforce much sooner or graduate with your 4-year degree much sooner if you take at least 15 credit hours per semester?
  4. Did you know that students who withdraw on their own, without seeking advisement from trained staff, are less likely to graduate?

New Student Orientation

Learn everything you need to learn about attending Lawson State and being successful in all your academic and personal goals. This online self-paced orientation will guide you step-by-step in getting oriented to college life at Lawson State. Enjoy this engaging experience.

Additional Services

Use these additional student resources to excel in the classroom and beyond.

If you have a disability, talk with our counselors about academic accommodations to help you succeed with your studies.

Get the academic support you need to be successful in your classes. From free tutoring to counseling services, Lawson State is here to help.

Discover resources to help fund your education at Lawson State to include grants, scholarships, pay-as-you-go services, and more.

Lawson State is a Caring Campus; connect with resources to help you outside the classroom. Visit our Cougar Pantry, Cougar Professional Wear for Students and Veterans, and more.