Academic Support Services

A Place to Learn, Connect, and Succeed

A wide range of academic support services are available to all students who are currently enrolled at the college, free of charge. Services include tutoring, academic coaching, placement test preparation, and specialized workshops. ASC staff work with students to achieve their learning goals, promote organization, and improve study methods and test-taking skills. Tutors provide support both in the Center and in the classroom. The Center provides individual and group tutoring in most subject areas, both by appointment and on a drop-in basis, including: Accounting, Anatomy & Physiology, Biology, Business, Chemistry, CNA, Communications Media, Criminal Justice, Computers, Economics, Early Childhood Education, EMT, English, History, Math (all levels including Statistics), Philosophy, Political Science, Psychology, Physics, Sociology, and Spanish.

Three convenient drop-in centers:

Math Center – Room 412: A collaborative group learning environment which supports student success through active learning strategies and concept review.

Writing Center – Room 409: Tutors support students in all stages of writing including help with: brainstorming; developing/revising drafts; and citation and documentation.

Computer Center – Room 423: Students receive computer tutoring at all levels, including help with basic computers questions, instructional software, software applications, and advanced programming.

The Academic Success Center, located in Rooms 409, 412, and 423, is open throughout the academic year, including the summer and winter sessions.

For additional information, call (860) 906-5200 or stop by the reception desk located on the fourth floor


Marie Basche
Director, Academic Success Center
B.S. University of Connecticut
M.S. Central Connecticut State University
Room 411
(860) 906-5095