Connect to Academic Counseling

by Lisa Hempen

The Academic Resource Center (ARC) offers individual sessions for online students who would like to develop better organizational and learning strategies and also offers ongoing academic counseling and mentoring services. The ARC is available to all Webster University students across the worldwide Webster University community.

Academic counseling provides many services to online students:

  • Guidance in improving academic skills
  • Guidance in improving time management and stress management
  • Help adjusting to college life
  • Personalized academic success plans
  • Referrals to University resources
  • Support to improve your GPA
  • Support to recover from academic probation

Online students may connect with an Academic Counselor by phone, WebEx, email or one-on-one at any time and as regularly as they would like:

  • When you want to improve their your time management skills
  • When you want to improve your academic skills
  • When you feel you are “not doing well” in your online course(s)
  • When you feel stressed and/or under academic pressure
  • When you are placed on academic probation

To schedule an academic counseling appointment, please contact Lisa Hempen: 314-246-8284


Lisa C. Hempen, M.Ed., is the Student Success Coordinator in the Academic Resource Center.