Additional Services - Southwestern Illinois College

Boot Camps

Refresh your skills on college-level math, writing and chemistry concepts. Get a jump start with your classes. Registration for Summer 2023 is now open.

Boot camp logos: Math, English and Chemistry


The Success Centers offer workshops in English, math, biology, scholarship application, pre-nursing assessment (TEAS), chemistry, and college success skills. The workshops are designed to supplement the student’s classroom instruction. With the exception of the TEAS review sessions, workshops are not scheduled and are available by appointment or walk-in.

Facilitated student groups offer students the opportunity to work with other students in their courses while a tutor facilitates the group activity and helps with course content. To request a facilitated study group, contact the Success Center.

Students can follow this step-by-step guide to learn how to set up and navigate SWIC Technology including eSTORM, Teams, SCOTY online tutoring, SWIC email, Brightspace and more. Success Center staff are happy to assist students with learning how to utilize the online resources available to them.

Launch Your Success!

Get a strong start to the semester. During the first two weeks, walk into any Success Center and develop a free learning profile, receive a free student planner, and get your questions answered about SWIC technology including eSTORM, SWIC email, Brightspace and other academic platforms.

Learn about Success Center resources and services that will help you get started and stay on the right path to SWIC-cess.

For more information, click here.

Success Coaching

Success Coaching gives a student holistic support to navigate college including academic habits, financial resources, major and career exploration, and more. Through one-on-one coaching you can create a plan to achieve your goals. Email us to schedule your first meeting!

The Success Center is now hiring peer tutors for Fall 2023. Peer tutors work between 6 and 20 hours per week offering academic assistance to students. Tutors can provide assistance for any course in which they’ve received an A. All tutors attend 10 hours of initial tutor training, and receive mentoring from specialists and senior peer tutors. The Success Center’s Tutor Training program is certified by the College Reading and Learning Association (CRLA), an international tutor certification organization. Most tutors leave the Success Center as internationally certified CRLA tutors, an excellent resume builder. 

To apply complete the below application and return it to the Success Center.