Center for academic student achievement  



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 recovery programming through metacognitive strategies

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

Academic Success Plans

Empowering students through individualized academic planning

Peer Mentoring

Peer to peer college guidance and support

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



Glasscock Student Success Center

GSSC 119


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