Step Up

StepUP is an enhancement of the services provided by the Academic Support Center. All Park University Metro Area students are welcome to apply. StepUP is free to all students.

StepUP students work with a professional mentor who assists them in setting goals, developing talents, and making connections with people and services to help them be successful in their quest for a college degree.  They may also take part in several special events through the year, and be eligible for recognition, gifts, and incentives. StepUP services are provided at no charge, but space in the program is limited. To apply, complete the application form below.

Study groups and other support activities are now being planned. We recommend you apply in the Academic Support Center as soon as possible to maximize your benefit from this unique program!

StepUP is designed to assist students to achieve their academic goals.


StepUP will provide students with support services such as:

  • Individual contact with a mentor
  • One-to-one tutoring
  • Advice for managing time effectively
  • Prioritizing academic tasks
  • Test taking and study skills
  • Recognition programs
  • Referrals to other campus services when needed
  • Social activities


  • Benefit from programs designed to identify and meet your specific needs.
  • Receive personalized attention from our caring staff.
  • Discover techniques that StepUP your success without cramping your style.
  • Study more efficiently.
  • Learn to perform better on in-class assignments.
  • Set attainable goals with input from our academic experts.
  • Receive recognition as you StepUP to your goals.
  • Meet other students who are committed to obtaining their
  • Be introduced to individuals outside of the Academic Support Center for additional assistance.

Park University’s degree programs are accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.

Park University is a private, non-profit, institution of higher learning since 1875.