The Academic Support Center will be open on the first day of the Fall semester, Monday, August 31, 2015. Continue to check here for updates on the fall tutoring schedule.
Learning Assistance On Campus and Online
All services are free to currently enrolled students.
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 and 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 served 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 a series of helpful workshops organized by Transitional Programs to support students.
Fall 2015 Schedule
LRC, A142, Mondays and Tuesdays, 11:00 -11:25 a.m.
Aug. 31 and Sept. 1: Tips for a Successful Semester and Campus Layout
Sept. 14 and 15: Time Management
Sept. 21 and 22: How to Talk to Your Professor
Sept. 28 and 29: Reading Strategies
Oct. 5 and 6: Note -Taking Strategies
Oct. 12 and 13: Writing Strategies
Oct. 19 and 20 : Midterm Exam Strategies
Oct. 26 and 27: Memorization Strategies
Nov. 2 and 3: Web-based Tools
Nov. 16 and 17: Money Management, Student Edition
Nov. 23 and 24: Transferring
Dec. 7 and 8: Stress and Anxiety Reduction
Dec. 14 and 15: Final Exam Strategies