Support and Services

You’ll discover many offices at SPU that serve and support students. Here are some of the most frequently used.

Your Help Checklist

Center for Career and Calling can help you discover purpose and passion in your life, with career and vocation counselors, employer connections, and help with your job search.

Center for Learning offers resources to help you succeed through academic coaching, group tutoring study tables, one-on-one peer tutoring, study-skills workshops, and a college success class. Academic accommodations and advocacy are available at Disability Support Services.

Health Services offer services that include evaluating, treating, maintaining, and promoting optimal physical, mental, and spiritual health.

University Library provides a wealth of resources (online and in print), as well as help with research projects. Contact a Librarian in your discipline for personalized help getting started with research for a paper.

Office of Academic Counseling provides academic support to students throughout their time at SPU, from their first quarter registration to graduation. This office works with students’ primary faculty advisors to connect students with resources and provide support through moments of academic challenges.

Office of the Registrar responsibilities include, but are not limited to, registration, academic course catalogs, transcripts, transfer-credit evaluations, degree evaluations, academic records, scheduling and analysis, and veteran services.

Student Counseling Center offers undergraduates a wide variety of services, from crisis intervention and health or nutritional counseling (including eating disorder treatment) to relationship and group counseling, psychiatric evaluations, consultations, and education.

Student Union Building serves as the campus “living room,” with food  options and a place to hang out.

Student Financial Services can help you with financial aid questions, and with everything from payments and billing, to loans, grants, scholarships, and the all-important FAFSA form.

Computer and Information Systems (CIS) is SPU’s help desk for all things related to hardware, software, email, networking, or Internet issues.

Contact us at or 206-281-2481.

Tutor Lab

Tutor-led Study Tables


Ready to learn?

When you run into academic challenges, we’re here for you. The Center for Learning offers tutoring, study-skills resources, a writing center, and disability support services.

Braille Campus Map

Disability Services

Disability Services provides access for all students with disabilities.

Worship Service

Chapel Every Tuesday

Every Tuesday morning, students, faculty, and staff gather for worship and reflection on the Christian walk. Not to be missed.