Academic Center for Excellence

Campus-Wide Academic Support

It is important to note that while the Academic Center for Excellence houses a variety of academic support services for NCCC students, there are other academic services on campus that can be of great assistance to you! Click on the centers/labs below to find out more information:

Location: D-201 (within the Henrietta G. Lewis Library)

Available Services: Academic Support (Tutoring), Computers, Printing, Supplemental Course Materials


Mondays:           8:00am - 9:00pm
Tuesdays:          8:00am - 9:00pm
Wednesdays:     8:00am - 9:00pm
Thursdays:         8:00am - 9:00pm
Fridays:              8:00am - 4:00pm
Saturdays:          11:00am - 3:00pm

*Hours represent open access computer use times. For academic support services, please check:

Location: D-207G


Monday 2:30pm - 9:00pm
Tuesday 12:00pm - 2:00pm / 5:00pm - 9:00pm
Wednesday 2:30pm - 9:00pm
Thursday 12:00pm - 2:00pm, 5:00pm - 9:00pm
Friday 12:00pm - 5:00pm
Saturday 12:00pm - 2:00pm

Location: C-226


Mondays:            9:00am – 1:00pm
Tuesdays            1:00pm – 2:00pm (Student Assistant is not present on Tuesdays)
Wednesdays:      9:00am – 1:00pm

Location: C-229


Tuesdays:         4:00pm – 6:00pm
Thursdays:        4:00pm – 6:00pm
Fridays:             9:00am – 4:00pm (Student Assistant is not present from 1:00pm – 4:00pm)
Saturdays**       10:00am – 2:00pm (Student Assistant is not present on Saturdays)

*Students must arrive by 10am, if there is no attendance, then the lab will close early at 11am.

**Only 2 or 3 Saturdays will be scheduled this semester. They will most likely occur later in the semester, please look for posted signs announcing the days one week in advance.

Available Services: There is a TA in the lab at all times. Lab has only Mac computers.

Location: D107-I


Mondays: 12:00pm - 4:00pm
Wednesdays: 12:00pm - 4:00pm
Thursdays: 10:30am - 12:30pm
Fridays 9:00pm - 3:00pm



Mondays:          8:00am – 8:00pm
Tuesdays:         8:00am – 8:00pm
Wednesdays:    8:00am – 8:00pm
Thursdays:        8:00am – 8:00pm
Fridays:             8:00am – 6:00pm

Location: H-116

Available Services: Help with any HPE course work (Basketball, Soccer, Badminton, Dance, Nutrition, Healthful Living, etc.)


Tuesdays: 12:30pm – 2:00pm

*For inquiries about additional hours, please contact Nina Frye at


Available Services: Online tutoring is available in the following subject areas:

  • Writing (any course except foreign language)
  • Math for Pre-Algebra, Algebra, Pre-Calculus, Calc I, & Intro to Statistics
  • Chemistry Introductory level & General Chemistry and Organic Chemistry
  • Biology Introductory level and Anatomy & Physiology
  • Physics Introductory level
  • Psychology Introductory level
  • Economics Introductory level, Macro, and Micro
  • Computer Science Introductory level
  • Nursing Introductory level
  • Accounting (any course)


Sunday:  7:00pm – Midnight
Monday:  7:00pm – Midnight
Tuesday:  7:00pm – Midnight
Wednesday:  7:00pm – Midnight
Thursday:  7:00pm – Midnight

Location: C-148


Mondays:          7:15am – 4:00pm
Tuesdays:         7:15am – 5:00pm
Wednesdays:    7:15am – 4:00pm
Thursdays:        7:15am – 5:00pm
Fridays:             7:15am – 2:00pm
Saturdays:         9:00am – 1:00pm

*Students have to sign up for lab times to come and practice. There is a staff member available to help students.

Location: C-282

Hours: Due to hours fluctuating throughout the semester, please check posted hours located outside of C-282.

Location: C-212


Tuesdays:         4:00pm – 8:00pm
Wednesdays:    5:00pm – 9:00pm
Thursdays:        4:00pm – 8:00pm

Location: E-216

Hours (Reading/ESL Coach Available):

Monday: 8:00am - 11:00am
Tuesday: 8:00am - 11:00am
Wednesday: 8:00am - 11:00am

Hours (Open Lab):

Monday: 8:00am - 8:00pm
Tuesday: 8:00am - 8:00pm
Wednesday: 8:00am - 8:00pm
Thursday: 8:00am - 8:00pm
Friday: 8:00am - 8:00pm


Available Services:  Workshops available in the following categories:

  • Academic
  • Advisement & Registration
  • Career Services
  • First Year Experience
  • Health & Wellness
  • Scholarships
  • Support Groups
  • Technology Resources

Hours: Please refer to the drop down information for each workshop.

Location: NCCC Sanborn Campus, CA-108

Monday 5:30pm - 8:30pm
Tuesday 9:00am - 12:00pm / 1:00 - 4:00pm

Location: ECMC

Tuesday: 2:15pm - 5:15pm


Available Services: Success Toolbox (information regarding time management, test taking tips, effective textbook reading, effective communication, taking notes, & stress management), Student Success Tips, Video Bank, Virtual Workshops, & Additional Campus Resources.

Hours: Any (available online)

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