Supporting Student Success - Contacts and Resources

As the parent or guardian of a Marian University student, you are many times the first person our students approach for help and guidance. The following is a guide for you to refer your student to the right resources, at the right times, to ensure that they can get the answers they need to important questions.

Academic support services

Academic advising (visit academic advising)

Assistance with speech development, public speaking skills.
Contact: Academic Department or (317) 955-6050

Academic Support Services (visit academic support services)
Assistance with academic skill building, disability services, study skill enhancement, placement testing, CLEP testing, Student Success Seminars, test-taking strategies, test anxiety, individual academic support
Contact:; (317) 955-6150
Location: Clare Hall, first floor

Library (visit library)

Assistance with research assistance, articles/databases, individual/group study space
Contact:; (317) 955-6090
Location: Mother Theresa Hackelmeier Memorial Library

  • caitlin balgeman
    Caitlin Balgeman
    Digital Systems and Support Associate
    (317) 955-6393
  • chris bishop
    Christopher Bishop
    Health Sciences Librarian
    (317) 955-6584
  • lynne colbert
    Lynné Colbert
    Acquisitions Librarian
    (317) 955-6264
  • edward mandity
    Edward Mandity
    Assistant Director, Information and Instructional Technology Librarian
    (317) 955-6007

Peer Tutoring Center (visit peer tutoring center)
Assistance with one-on-one tutoring (by appointment), walk-in peer tutoring (in the Center)
Contact:; (317)955-6222
Location: Clare Hall, first floor

Registrar’s Office (visit registrar's office)
Assistance with registration, change of major, change of advisor, course drop/add, transfer credit, certification for VA benefits, official transcripts, degree audits, graduation clearance
Contact:; (317) 955-6050
Location: Marian Hall, first floor

Speaking Center (visit speaking center)
Assistance with speech development, public speaking skills
Contact:; (317) 955-6048
Location: Clare Hall, lower level

Writing Center (visit writing center)
Assistance with developing writing skills, editing, revisions
Contact:; (317) 955-6244
Location: Clare Hall, lower level

Financial Support

Business Office (visit business office)
Assistance with student account management, account balances, payment plans, check cashing
Contact:; (317) 955-6020
Location: Marian Hall 103

Financial Aid (visit financial aid)
Assistance with scholarships, grants, FAFSA, federal loans, private loans, financial counseling
Contact:; (317) 955-604
Location: Marian Hall 119

Work Study, Student Employment, Internships, and Career Services (visit work study, student employment, internships, and career services)
Assistance with job search, application, resume writing, career exploration 
Contact: (317) 955-6341
Location: Clare Hall 119


Campus Ministry (visit campus ministry)
Assistance with spiritual growth, faith exploration, community faith information, community service, Catholic practices, retreats
Contact:; (317) 955-6136
Location: Clare Hall, first 

Campus Safety and Police Services (visit campus safety and police services)
Assistance with student IDs, parking passes, escorts, vehicle lock outs, jump starts, police reports, emergency notification, lost and found, bicycle rental, bicycle registration
Contact:; (317) 955-6789
Location: Ruth Lilly Student Center, first floor

Counseling Services (visit counseling services)
Assistance with confidential one-on-one personal counseling, group counseling, crisis intervention, consultation, career exploration and counseling
Contact:  (317) 955-6150
Location: Clare Hall, first floor, in Learning and Counseling Center

Dining Services (visit dining services)
Assistance with meal plans, dining dollars, special dietary concerns/needs
Contact:; (317) 955-6343
Location: Clare Hall 121

Health and Wellness Services (visit health and wellness services)
Assistance with: management for and diagnosis of common health concerns, common tests, prescriptions, basic physicals, orders for tests, tetanus and influenza vaccines. PPD (TB) tests.
Contact:; (317) 955-6154
Location: Clare Hall, Room 126


Housing and Residence Life (visit housing and residence life)
Assistance: on campus housing info, housing contracts, room assignments, roommate mediation
Contact:; (317) 955-6318
Location: Ruth Lilly Student Center 201


Academic Technology Services (visit academic technology services)
Assistance with software (tutorials), digital media production and training, Canvas support
Location: Library, first floor

  • Elizabeth Osika
    Dr. Elizabeth Osika, Ph.D
    (317) 955-6095
    Library, room #102A
  • Tom Harrington
    Tom Harrington, M.Ed
    Instructional Technologist
    (317) 955-6778
    Library, room #102
  • Mona Kheiry
    Mona Kheiry, M.S.Ed
    Instructional Designer
    (317) 955-6193
    Library, room #102

Help Desk (visit help desk)
Assistance with wireless access, smart phone and iPad, set up, email issues, CAMS student portal, computer labs, printing, general technology questions
Contact:; (317) 955-6444
Location: Marian Hall 301

Unsure where to begin? 

Vice President Student Affairs and Dean, Ruth Rodgers,; 317.955.6318

Director of Student Success and Retention, Angelia Zielke,; 317.955.6376


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