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Runway Learning Center

Runway Learning Center

The mission of the Runway Learning Center is to support all Newman University students in their academic journey.


The Runway Learning Center is a central campus meeting place that offers academic recovery support, accommodations for students with disabilities, and testing services. The Runway provides career guidance including mock interviews, career exploration, co-op and internship support, and more. We assist international students, offer embedded tutoring, and help students navigate Credit for Prior Learning. We understand that each student’s journey to success is unique. It is our goal to see all Newman students academically thrive. Stop by Sacred Heart Hall 302 to learn more!

Faculty Services

Student Success Workshops

The Runway Learning Center staff also provides small-group workshops for students who have common concerns, such as but not limited to, time management, effective note taking, test taking tips, writing professional documents, acing the interview, and major & career exploration. Please view the following link for dates, times, and locations for these workshops.

View Workshops

Request a Speaker

Are you a faculty or staff member, or part of a student organization at Newman University, and want someone to present to your classroom or group? We can talk to your students about any academic success or career-related topics.  Please refer to the Student Success Workshops page to see what presentations can be offered.

Request a Speaker Form

Credit for Prior Learning 

Credit for Prior Learning is a program created to provide recognition for the knowledge gained through work and/or life experience that is equivalent to the knowledge gained by taking a specific college course.

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