The Academic Support Center is now closed for the spring semester. We will be posting the summer schedule as soon as it becomes available.
If you borrowed a calculator through our calculator loan program, you may return your calculator to the library in the event that our office is closed. Failure to return your calculator will result in a hold being placed on your account.
Learning Assistance On Campus and Off
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 tips organized by Transitional Programs to support students.
Quick Tips Spring 2015 Schedule
Location: LRC A142 from 11:00 a.m.-11:25 a.m.
Students are entered to win an iPod every time they attend a workshop!
January 26, 27- Campus Services and Tips for a Successful Semester
February 2, 3 – Time Management
February 9, 10 – How to Talk with Your Professor
February 23, 24 – Reading Strategies
March 2, 3 – Note-taking Strategies
March 9, 10 – Writing Strategies
March 23, 24 – Midterm Exam Strategies
March 30, 31 – Memorization Techniques
April 6, 7 – Web-based Tools
April 13, 14 – The Empowered Student
April 20, 21- Transferring
April 27, 28 – Stress and Anxiety Reduction
May 4, 5 – Money Management Student Edition
May 11, 12 – Final Exam Strategies