Academic Development

About Academic Development at EVMS

Academic Development helps learners in the EVMS Community develop and enhance their range of academic skills, strategies and behaviors needed to perform in competitive academic, and dynamic professional environments.

Services and Resources 

Academic Development provides resources and services for students to promote academic success and to balance the demands of academics, research, clinical activities, personal life commitments, and service to their community through:

  • Academic counseling

    Academic Counseling helps learners in the EVMS Community acquire more effective and efficient academic skills.

  • Peer tutoring

    Content-specific peer tutoring is coordinated through Academic Development with authorization by the course director



Academic Development is centrally located in Lewis Hall on the downtown Medical Campus in Student Affairs

700 W Olney Road

Norfolk, VA 23507


Academic Development services are available by appointment Monday through Friday during normal business hours. Resources can be accessed on the EVMS intranet 24/7


Workshops are held throughout the year and each one focuses on specific skills and strategies to maximize student success.

Recent Workshops

Maximizing academic performance under pressure
Link on Accordent