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Academic Success

Academic Success

Academic Success

The Office of Academic Success is here to help you throughout your career at ETBU and even after you graduate. The office can assist you in choosing a degree, scheduling tutoring through our ACE (Academic Center for Excellence) Lab, and securing accommodations for physical or learning needs as well as offering encouragement to all students in their course work.

Contact Information

Bryan Mead
Director of Academic Success
903.923.2229 | bmead@etbu.edu

Dana Blackaby
Thrive Coordinator
903.923.2041 | dblackaby@etbu.edu

Vanessa Johnston
Student Success Specialist - First Year Experience
903.923.2375 | vjohnston@etbu.edu

Jimmy Walker
Student Success Specialist - Early Intervention/Tutoring
903.923.2078 | jimmyw@etbu.edu 

Leska Papas
Administrative Secretary 
903.923.2076 | lpapas@etbu.edu 

Location: Marshall Hall, Suite 301
Office hours: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday - Friday