The Academic Success Center

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and resources that help.

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Fall Semester Hours

The ASC will be closed Thursday, November 26 and Friday, November 27 for the Thanksgiving holiday.

  • Monday-Thursday
    8:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
  • Friday
    8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Any change in the schedule will be posted here. Please check back often for updates.

Special Info for Fall Semester

  • WPCC Students may use library services and computers to complete class assignments, access e-Tutoring, and access synchronous classroom sessions.
  • WPCC Students may use available table space to complete homework that does not require a computer or to read.
  • Students must follow these rules:
    • If you are exhibiting flu like symptoms please leave campus.
    • The ASC will be open only to currently enrolled WPCC students.
    • No children are allowed on campus.
    • Maximum occupancy in the ASC is 20 students. You will be assigned a seat and must remain in the assigned seat.
    • The ASC promotes the three “W’s” (wear a mask, wait six feet, wash hands).
    • It is highly recommended that you disinfect your assigned space before and after use.
  • Individual study rooms and collaboration areas are closed until further notice.
  • Make-up testing/retesting services are available,

Tutoring Services

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Computer Assistance

Computer tutoring  is available in the ASC to help students who are having common issues such as how to upload a file in Moodle, resetting their student password, saving a file to a flash drive, etc. The schedule is as follows:

  • Monday – Friday, 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

 

The computer tutor is available to work with students from one of our ASC cubicles, at a computer following social distance guidelines, or a student may communicate via BlackBoard Collaborate [ link to Collaborate session ] during the hours posted.

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Math & English

e-Tutoring by ASC professional tutors is available when classes are in session. Please visit our e-Tutoring page for a detailed schedule and directions for logging into a session.

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Medical Assisting

Tutoring for Medical Assisting students is now available. Appointments are required. Call (828) 448-3115 to make an appointment. The schedule for Medical Assisting tutoring is as follows:
 

  • Monday – Thursday, 5:30 – 8:00 p.m.
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Multiple Subjects

Tutoring in multiple subjects is available through ThinkingStorm, an online tutoring platform. ThinkingStorm is accessible through WPCC Moodle course pages. Please visit our e-Tutoring page for information about accessing ThinkingStorm.

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Test Proctoring Services

The Academic Success Center assists students who require a proctor for distance learning courses at other institutions (a fee is required) on a limited basis for the fall semester.  For more information, please contact Kristi Farley, ASC Coordinator at (828) 448-3116 or via e-mail:kfarley@wpcc.edu.

Contact the ASC

Academic Success Center

WPCC Library/Academic Success Center
Phifer Hall

(828) 448-3115
asc@wpcc.edu

Kristi Farley

Coordinator, Academic Success Center
(828) 448-3116
kfarley@wpcc.edu