Student Academic Success Center

The Student Academic Success Center assists students of all ability levels by supporting and improving academic skills. Specific services include:

  • Tutoring—provided at no cost to students for almost any course
  • Study Groups—created for targeted courses and groups of students
  • Computer-assisted instruction and individual assistance in writing, reading, mathematics, ESL and study skills
  • Academic Workshops—topics include:
    • Overview of Academic Services and Testing
    • Study Skills Strategies
    • Note-Taking Skills
    • Test Preparation Strategies
    • Test Taking Strategies
    • Getting “On Course” to College Success
    • Making Connections – Networking
    • Taking Responsibility for Your Academic Success
  • Academic Enrichment Programs
    • Book Club
    • Real People Real World – Professional Networking Event
  • Academic planning and advisement

At DCC South, students can also find these services through the Academic Support Coordinator in the Main Office.

The Student Academic Success Center is open Monday through Thursday from 8:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. and Fridays from 8:30 a.m to 4:00 p.m. (Saturday hours are posted when available.) To receive assistance or further information, please contact the Office of Academic Services and Testing at (845) 431-8090.