Center for academic student achievement 

  ATTENTION: Finals and Holiday Schedule

Fall 2018 Final Exam Supplemental Instruction (SI) Schedule available here!

Mentoring: Services end December 5 at 5 pm and resume on January 14, 2019.
Writing Center: Our face-to-face services end December 6th at 7 p.m.   Online services continue on through December 13th. 
Tutoring and Supplemental Instruction:  Services end on December 13th  at 12 pm. 
TSI and Academic Success Coaches will be available 8 am-5 pm Monday-Friday until Friday December 21 and resume January 2, 2018. 
Tutorial, Supplemental Instruction and Writing Center services resume at the beginning of the spring semester on January 14, 2019.

 Good luck with Final Exams! 



The Center for Academic Student Achievement (CASA), winner of the National Tutoring Association Excellence Award, is committed to providing academic support services to help you reach your educational goals and succeed in the university and beyond. Our motivation is to help students develop the skills necessary to achieve academic success and independence in a supportive learning environment that fosters intellectual growth.

At CASA, students work collaboratively with our staff to achieve success by setting educational goals, gaining an understanding of individual learning styles, and mastering learning strategies. 


What we offer


One on one peer tutoring for undergraduate courses

Supplemental Instruction

Peer led group instruction for large lecture courses

Writing Center

Writing assistance from developmental education to doctoral level subjects

Academic Collegiate Excellence

Academic assistance and mentorship for first-year students.

Academic Success Coaching

College guidance for developmental education students

Texas Success Initiative

State developmental education guidance for all incoming students


Academic early warning and support staff connections portal

Did You Know?

CASA has been providing services since 1994!

Fact 1

Do Students use CASA?

40% of all enrolled Islanders visited CASA over 30,000 times last year!

Fact 2

Do Freshmen Students use CASA?

82% of all enrolled Freshmen used CASA last year. That's 4 out of every 5 Freshmen!

Fact 3

Do Graduate Students use CASA?

15% of all Graduate students used CASA last year.

What students say



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