The Academic Success Center

Be successful with your classes!
We offer personal tutoring
and resources that help.

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Spring Semester Hours

January 6 – May 9

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

Hours are subject to change.

Academic Success Center

The Academic Success Center supports students by providing tutoring, testing services, and college preparation assistance.

  • ASC professional tutors are available in-person and online.
  • Peer tutors offer assistance in specific courses based on individual needs.
  • The ASC testing room provides a quiet place to make-up a test, re-take a test, or sit for a proctored exam.
  • Resources are available to prepare for placement tests.

Tutoring Services

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General Assistance

General assistance 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. Assistance is also provided for study skills, time management, and testing preparations.

 

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Professional Tutoring

Tutoring by ASC professional tutors is available face-to-face and online when classes are in session.

Summer tutoring May 31 – July 21, 2022:

MATH: Monday, Wednesay, and Friday 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. and Monday and Wednesday 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. ONLINE: Wedesday 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. 

WRITING: Monday – Friday 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Fall and Spring Tutoring:

  • Drop-in tutoring is available in writing Monday – Friday, 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. and Monday – Thursday, 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. during Fall and Spring semester. Visit the In-person Professional Tutoring page for more information.
  • Drop-in tutoring is available in math Monday – Thursday, 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. and Monday and Wednesday 3:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. during Fall and Spring semester.
  • Please visit our e-Tutoring page for a detailed schedule and directions for logging into an online session.

Other tutoring is available by appointment. Check with the ASC regarding available subjects and times.

 

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Peer Tutoring

One-on-one peer tutoring is a FREE service provided to any WPCC curriculum student.  Students may request a peer tutor in any subject in which they are having difficulty. Visit the Peer Tutoring page for more information.

If you are interested in becoming a peer tutor, check out the job description for more information.

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ThinkingStorm

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. 

If you are using a screen reader and are having difficulty, please contact Kristi Farley at (828) 448-3116 during the hours of 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Monday-Friday during normal college operations. 

Proctor Services

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Test Proctoring

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