Student Support Services

Academic Support

Students at KCAI are encouraged to seek assistance offered through academic support services, which includes help with time management, note taking, ESL strategies and the coordination of exam reviews and study sessions. Contact Jessica Blanford, academic support coordinator at, for information and appointments.

ESL Services

Students whose first language is not English are encouraged to contact Jessica Blanford, academic support coordinator at, for information about the school’s ESL services.

The Writing Lab

The Writing Lab is a student-led writing center located on the second floor of the Jannes Library and Learning Center. Students are encouraged to bring in their writing assignments for assistance and suggested revision, as well as for guidance during the early stages of research. KCAI’s Writing Lab is a walk-in writing center, open from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Thursday.

Disability Services

A learning specialist is available to help students gain a more complete understanding of individual learning styles, skills, strengths and weaknesses to cope with the greater demands of college courses.

Disability services provide assistance to students with physical, psychological, ADD/ADHD and learning disabilities who are eligible for reasonable accommodations under the Americans with Disabilities Act and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act.

Accommodations are made on a case-by-case basis upon review of documentation and after conversations with the student. Students are encouraged to notify the Jessica Blanford, disabilities support coordinator at, as soon as possible, as certain accommodations require time to arrange.