Shepard Academic Resource Center

Brenda Greiner, M.A., director

The Shepard Academic Resource Center (SARC) was established under the Office of the Provost by regent Steve Shepard. Its objective is to provide access, outreach and resources for students to achieve learning excellence and academic success. The SARC is a division of academic resources, programs and advocacy for all students. It is comprised of Accessible Education Services, First Generation Student Support, First Year Experience, Learning Assistance Counseling, and the Learning Commons.

The Shepard Academic Resource Center is located in Buckley Center 101 and can be reached at (503) 943-7895 or The center's webpage is located at