Kinkel Center for Success, Advising and Engagement

Location & Hours

Ryan Hall, 3rd Floor
Testing Center – 307
Academic Accommodation – 318
Student Success and Retention – 316
Academic Advising – 312
Writing Support – 309 and 310

Monday – Friday
8 a.m. – 8 p.m.
9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Providing Academic Support for all Fontbonne University Students

Success Starts Here
The Kinkel Center is your resource for academic accommodations, tutoring, writing support and test proctoring services.

Our Mission
The Kinkel Center for Student Success fosters each student’s academic pursuits by providing academic tutoring, coaching, writing support, and disability accommodations as each student strives for academic excellence, serves as consultants to students, faculty and staff, and educates the campus community on available academic resources and disability related issues.

Tutoring for Excellence

The Kinkel Center offers tutoring for each Fontbonne University student free of charge. Every student can access two hours of tutoring per subject of study each week.

Please apply for a tutor as early as possible in the semester to allow enough time for a tutor to be found for all subjects, including Math, Business, Computer Science, History, Philosophy, Physics, Psychology, and Religion.

To request a tutor for the above subjects, download the Tutor Request Form.
To apply to be a tutor for the above subjects, download the Tutor Application Form.

Our tutors are professionals in their respective fields, and may be reached by scheduling an appointment.

Kinkel Center Staff


For questions and more information, call the Kinkel Center offices at (314) 889-4571.