Academic Support Can Help!

The Royer Center provides a variety of help services and instruction in strategies for success at McPherson College.  We offer subject tutors in our Tutoring Program, writing tutors in the Writing Center, and instruction in study skills and reading skills through two courses: ID100 College Learning Skills and ID106 College Reading Skills.

We also welcome walk-ins who are seeking help with a variety of college success skills (time management, note-taking, test-taking, stress management, etc.).

The Royer Center also provides Academic Disability Services for students with documented learning disabilities or other disabilities, temporary or permanent, that substantially affect a student’s learning process. If you need assistance with this, please contact Linda Barrett by email at or by phone, ext. 2510 or direct dial 620-242-0510.

The Writing Center

Our writing tutors, working regular hours and by appointment, provide a tutoring service for any students, faculty, or staff who want assistance with a writing project.  Tutors are trained to help at any stage of the writing process, with writers of any skill level.  We provide the service free of charge.

Tutoring Program

Our subject tutors provide a tutoring service in almost any subject being offered at McPherson College.  We provide the service free of charge.  If you need a tutor, download McPherson's new tutoring app, Penji using this link:

Just scan one of the QR codes below to download:

Academic Advising

Academic advising at McPherson College in an intentional relationship between an advisor and student as they plan and reach the student's educational, career, and personal goals.

How do I order textbooks?

TextbookX is now the official source of textbooks and textbook information for McPherson College. Students can save an average of 60% off list price when they shop on the TextbookX marketplace. Visit the Online Bookstore today to shop for new, used, eBooks, rental and marketplace books.