Park University’s Parkville Campus is located high on a bluff commanding an inspiring view of the Missouri River, which sweeps in a broad curve around the quiet, small town of Parkville, Mo. To the south and southeast, the skyline of Greater Kansas City is visible. The 700-acre Parkville Campus is a site of great natural beauty, with woodlands, waterfalls and wildflowers.
Academic Support Center
The Academic Support Center offers services to graduate students including writing help, disability services and tutoring for some graduate courses. Graduate students may access the Canvas course “Park Tutoring Help” for more information. The ASC is located on the Parkville Campus in the Norrington Center. Visit www.park.edu/academic-support-center or call (816) 584-6330 for more information.
All books required for graduate courses are available for purchase from MBS Direct, http://bookstore.mbsdirect.net/PARK.htm.
Career Development Center
The Career Development Center assists students in all stages of career development, including career assessment, résumé and cover letter preparation, interviewing skills and job search strategies. The objective is to give students the skills and opportunities necessary for a successful job search. For a list of services, contact the Career Development Center, located in room 224 of the Mabee Learning Center/Academic Underground on the Parkville Campus. Contact email@example.com or (816) 584-6407, or visit www.park.edu/career-development-center.
The Counseling Center supports student mental health and wellness through limited individual counseling services, consultation and referral services. Located in Dearing Hall on the Parkville campus, the Counseling Center also houses a resource library with self-help and wellness materials. For students in need of intensive services or specialized care, Licensed Professional Counselors on staff can help connect students with mental health facilities and providers in the community. For more information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.park.edu/counseling-center.
McAfee Memorial Library
The McAfee Memorial Library provides access to quality information resources that enables a diverse community of learners to think critically, communicate effectively, demonstrate a global perspective and engage in lifelong learning and service to others.
The Testing Center, located in room 221 of the Mabee Learning Center/Academic Underground on the Parkville Campus, handles CLEP, DSST and the proctoring of final exams for Kansas City area online students. Tests are given by appointment. Graduate students at a distance should consult their graduate program for instructions regarding examinations. For more information, visit www.park.edu/testing-center or contact email@example.com or (816) 584-6887.
Other University-Wide Facilities
Students enrolled in a graduate program have access to all Park University facilities, subject to normal student use policies.