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Academic Center for Excellence

Campus-Wide Academic Support

It is important to note that while the Academic Center for Excellence houses a variety of academic support services for SUNY Niagara students, there are other academic services on campus that can be of great assistance to you! Click on the centers/labs below to find out more information:

Academic Center for Excellence

Location: D-201 (within the Henrietta G. Lewis Library)

Available Services: Academic Support Services (Tutoring, Workshops, etc.), Computers, Printing, Supplemental Course Materials (Practice Tests, Science Models & Microscopes, etc.)

Fall / Spring Semester Hours:

Mondays – 8:00am – 8:00pm

Tuesdays – 8:00am – 8:00pm

Wednesdays – 8:00am – 8:00pm

Thursdays – 8:00am – 8:00pm

Fridays – 8:00am – 4:00pm

Saturdays – 10:00am – 2:00pm

Winter/Summer Semester Hours:

Mondays – 8:00am – 4:00pm

Tuesdays – 8:00am – 4:00pm

Wednesdays – 8:00am – 4:00pm

Thursdays – 8:00am – 4:00pm

Fridays – 8:00am – 4:00pm (*ACE is closed Fridays from mid-May until the first week of August)

*Hours represent our open hours/computer-use availability & not our tutoring services schedule. For tutoring hours, please click here.

Contact Information: / 716-614-6724

Animation Lab

Location: D-207G

Contact: Professor Blenk –

Biology Study Guides

Biology Study Guides:

This custom website was created for SUNY Niagara Biology students as a study tool to supplement class lecture, textbook assignments, and notes. Find videos, games, flashcards, and more!

Virtual Anatomy Lab:

This website provides digital access to the models, microscope slides, and dissection materials utilized in the Anatomy & Physiology Labs at SUNY Niagara.


Location: C-226 & C-229

Contact: Professor Voisinet –

Digital Media Mac Lab

Available Services: There is a TA in the lab at all times. The lab has only Mac computers.

Location: D-107-I

Hours :
TBD. Stay tuned!

Fine Arts Lab

Location: F-Building

Contact: Professor Buckman –

Medical Assistant/Phlebotomy Lab

Location: C-235

Available Services: Demonstration, review, practice any and all pertinent skills.

Hours*: 12 hours weekly / hours vary – posted monthly

Contact: Kim Fermoile –

Online Learning

Location: D-106 Suite
Available Services: Online and in-person help, Workshops for Online Learning, Student Training for Brightspace
Phone: 716-614-6488
Brightspace Help (Open SUNY) 1-844-673-6786 or
Online Learning Student Support Center:

Online Tutoring

Location: Online (ZOOM Conferencing)

Appointment Link:

Hours: Please see:

Available Services: Online tutoring provided by SUNY Niagara Academic Coaches & Student Tutors



  • Sunday:  7:00pm – Midnight
  • Monday:  7:00pm – Midnight
  • Tuesday:  7:00pm – Midnight
  • Wednesday:  7:00pm – Midnight
  • Thursday:  7:00pm – Midnight

Available Services: Online tutoring provided by STAR-NY Online Tutoring consortium members via GoPisces. Tutoring is available in the following subject areas:

  • Accounting (any course)
  • Biology Introductory level and Anatomy & Physiology
  • Chemistry Introductory level & General Chemistry and Organic Chemistry
  • Computer Science Introductory level
  • Economics Introductory level, Macro, and Micro
  • Math for Pre-Algebra, Algebra, Pre-Calculus, Calc I, & Intro to Statistics
  • Nursing Introductory level
  • Physics Introductory level
  • Psychology Introductory level
  • Writing (any course except foreign language)

**Only Math & Writing support is available through STAR-NY throughout the winter/summer modules! 

Nursing Lab

Location: C-148

Contact: Professor Lawton-O’Brien – 


Location: C-282

Contact: Professor Wehling –

Radiology Tech Lab

Location: C-212

Contact: Professor Burke –

Surgical Tech Lab

Location: C-223

Contact: Professor Fournier –

Virtual Anatomy Lab

Virtual Anatomy Lab:

This website provides digital access to the models, microscope slides, and dissection materials utilized in the Anatomy & Physiology Labs at SUNY Niagara.

Wellness Center

Location: Wellness Center, C-122

Hours: Monday – Friday 8am – 4pm; other times by request

Phone: 716-614-6275

Services Available: Health Services, Counseling Services, and Pastoral Counseling Services.

Contact Person: Cheri Yager; 



It is the mission of the SUNY Niagara Wellness Center Personal Counselors to provide free and confidential counseling services to students in a safe, friendly environment and to work towards improving the mental health of students with the overall goal of improving their personal, academic, and overall functioning. Counseling services include short-term individual therapy, group therapy, educational workshops, consultation services, crisis intervention, and referral services. All aspects of counseling are strength-based as Counselors work collaboratively with students, staff, and community services to provide solution-focused therapy to enhance the quality of student life. We are dedicated to empowering students to make informed, positive lifestyle choices, to take responsibility for self-care, and achieve optimal levels of wellness in order to reach their full academic potential.


Academic Center for Excellence
Phone: 716-614-6724
Location: D-201 (within the Lewis Library)