Tutoring Center

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Diane Donovan
Director, Academic Support Services

Phone
203.857.7205

Email
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Location
West Campus,
Room W110

Fall + Spring Hours

Monday – Thursday:
9:30 am – 8:00 pm

Friday – Saturday:
10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Sunday:
Closed

Tutoring via Zoom

To accompany the new virtual nature of classes, we are excited to be able to offer Tutoring,  Supplemental Instruction and Writing Tutoring via Zoom. 

How To Access Zoom

  1. Download Zoom for free on your laptop (https://zoom.us) or on your phone/tablet from the Apple App Store or Google Play.  It is recommended that if accessing from a computer, that you download Zoom. 
  2. Look at the list of Meeting IDs below and find the session you want to attend.
  3. Click on the link for the time you want to attend to join.
  4. Register for the session by entering your name and NCC e-mail address.

The schedule below shows when tutors will be available for different subject areas:

Spring 2020 Tutoring Schedule

Art, Architecture, and Design

Course Mon Tues Wed Thurs Fri Sat
CAD 6-8pm 6-8pm

Business

Course Mon Tues Wed Thurs Fri Sat
ACC 9:30am- 2:30pm

5-7 pm

7-9 pm 9-11am

7-9pm

6:30-8pm
Bus Law & ACC 9:30am- 2:30pm 11am-3pm
ECN 101/102 7-9pm 5-7pm

Computer Science

Course Mon Tues Wed Thurs Fri Sat
CSA 105 5-7pm 8-9pm
COMP SCI 9-10am 1-2pm

4-5pm

3-5pm 1-2pm

7-8pm

Humanities

Course Meeting ID Mon Tues Wed Thurs Fri Sat
JPN 156-221-823 2-4pm 2-4pm 2-4pm

Science

Course Mon Tues Wed Thurs Fri Sat
BIO 105 11am-12pm 4-6pm
BIO 211 1-2pm 3-5pm 1-2pm
CHE 111 11am-1pm 1-3pm 11am-1pm 10am-12pm
CHE 121/122 7-8pm 2-3pm 10am-12pm
PHYSICS 9-10am 2:30-4pm 4-6pm

Resources

The NCC Tutoring Services Center is a comfortable academic environment where students may come to receive extra help and support with classwork and writing assignments. Students are encouraged to think logically and work through problems, so that their understanding of the subject material is strengthened.  Subject tutors are primarily peers, while writing tutors are professionals.  Both are carefully selected and trained to deliver the best tutoring possible.

We strive to help students become more confident with both their subject matter and writing assignments.

The NCC Tutoring Services Center and its student tutors are internationally certified through the College Reading and Learning Association (CRLA).  This certification speaks to the high quality and training of our tutors. To learn more about CRLA certification, visit www.crla.net.

Writing Center Tutoring

NOW LIVE for Spring 2020! (For Writing Tutoring and ESL)
(How to make an appointment)

eTutoring

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Tutoring Areas

 Accounting

 (ESL)
English as a
Second Language

Science

Business

Foreign Languages

Social
Sciences

CADD

Humanities

Writing

Computer
Science

Math

Other subjects upon request

Our tutors will:

  • Help you to understand an assignment
  • Ask questions to help you think out your problem
  • Explain concepts thoroughly so you can correct your errors
  • Help you develop proficient study skills
  • Work with you on all aspects of your writing, from assignments to transfer essays

Our tutors will NOT:

  • Although they can supplement classroom instruction, tutors cannot teach new material when you have missed class.
  • Tutors cannot do your homework for you.
  • Tutors will not help with take-home exams.

Tutoring Center Policies

  • All tutoring must take place in the Tutoring Services Center, Writing Center or other designated areas.
  • The Tutoring Services Center is an academic area, for the purpose of quiet study and tutoring assistance.
  • The Tutoring Services Center computers are to be used for tutoring purposes only.
  • NO FOOD OR DRINKS are allowed in the Center, for the protection of everyone’s property.

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