Students & Alumni


At Excelsior College, we strive to provide a solid selection of learning resources and services to ensure that you succeed as a student. Here are just a few of the ways we do this:

Excelsior College Library

Our library provides 24/7 availability to millions of the world’s most current authoritative resources – as well as dedicated help and support from staff librarians.

Career Center

Fine tune your career direction at our Career Center. Whether you are a future student, a current student, or one of our alumni, we have information, resources, and services geared to your educational and career needs.

Disability Services

We are committed to the principle that every individual should have an equal opportunity to enroll in an Excelsior College degree program, register for courses or examinations to demonstrate knowledge and skills under appropriate conditions, and to complete a degree. The College strives to assure reasonable accommodations to students toward these goals.

Excelsior College Online Writing Lab

The Excelsior College Online Writing Lab (OWL) is a free public writing resource covering all aspects of undergraduate writing.

Free Tutoring

Work with a tutor online in real-time or submit questions or essays for a next day response. You can also pre-schedule online appointments using Smarthinking, a free online tutoring service (requires login).


Find recommended books and study materials grouped by exam name/number in our online bookstore or find them listed in an exam’s Content Guide. Our bookstore provides the convenience of 24/7 one-stop shopping, competitive pricing, money-saving used book options, and a book buy-back program.

Student Organizations

Excelsior College helps you connect with student organization such as the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) Student chapter. As the world’s largest educational and scientific computing society, ACM provides the most comprehensive resources, conferences, and seminars to both professionals in the field and to all students studying in any of the computing related programs.

Other Exciting Opportunities

…like competitions. Competitions are an important way for students to gain hands-on cybersecurity experience as well as build essential leadership and teamwork skills. Learn about a recent cybersecurity competition.