Academic Support Center
Learning Assistance On Campus and Off
Working with our supportive tutors and staff, you can fully develop personal and academic skills, concepts, and confidence in a friendly, learner-centered environment. Tutoring is available on campus and online.
All services are free to currently enrolled students.
If you are unable to keep a scheduled tutoring appointment, please contact the ASC at least one hour before your scheduled appointment time.
Calculators borrowed through our Calculator Loan Program are to be returned by Wednesday, December 18.
The Academic Support Center offers individual and facilitated small-group tutoring free of charge to current Manchester Community College students, in courses they are presently taking.
The Writing Center is a place to write. Tutors are available on a walk-in basis to assist students while they are engaged in the writing process.
Walk-In Math Tutoring
Walk-In math tutoring is an alternative to an individual appointment with a math tutor. Walk-in hours are available for students who work independently or in small groups. Tutors are available during designated times to answer questions or assist students.
eTutoring is available online to Manchester Community College students in writing, math, accounting, biology, chemistry, and information literacy & research methods.
ESL Conversation Lab
Faculty and tutors lead an open discussion designed for students wishing to engage in dialog for the purpose of strengthening their English comprehension and verbal skills.
Calculator Loan Program
The ASC has calculators available for loan to students. Students may borrow a graphing calculator if their course requires it. The calculator must be returned at the end of the semester. Calculators are limited in quantity and loaned on a first come first serve basis.
Computer Mini Lab
The Computer Mini Lab is located inside the ASC. Eight computers are available for students who wish to enhance their technology skills. Tutors are available by appointment to answer questions or provide guidance.
Quick Tips is an effort organized by Transitional Programs to support students.
Fall 2013 Quick Tips
11:00 am - 11:20 am, Room AST A142
Week of September 3, 2013 10 Tips for a Successful Semester
September 9 & 10 Campus Lay-out & Services
September 16 & 17 How to Talk to Your Professor
September 23 & 24 Strategies for Reading and Note-taking
September 30 & October 1 Web-Based Tools (Featuring an MCC Librarian)
October 7 & 8 Transferring
October 14 & 15 Midterm Review
October 21 & 22 Stress & Anxiety Reduction
October 28 & 29 Empowering Student
November 11 & 12 College Level Writing (Featuring an MCC Librarian)
November 18 & 19 What’s in it for You? (College Discounts, Internships, Etc.)
November 25 & 26 Money Management – Students Edition
December 2 & 3 Memorization Techniques
December 9 & 10 Final Exam Review
Each time you attend you get entered into a contest to win an ipod!
For Additional Information Contact: Brian Cleary