Academic Support Services

Academic Support

Meet LIVE with PVCC academic coaches and tutors using Zoom remote conferencing.

Online Academic Coaching

Academic coaching promotes success in online learning environments. With the assistance of experienced coaches, explore your strengths; sharpen your knowledge, skills, and abilities; and implement strategies to manage priorities, access resources, and achieve your desired outcomes. Click here to schedule an online coaching session through July 31 and here for step-by-step instructions. MORE

Online Tutoring

Make PVCC tutors your first choice for online tutoring. PVCC purchased 600 hours of Brainfuse online tutoring has a limited number of hours remaining. Experienced PVCC tutors are available to help you succeed in online classes.

The First Quadrant Math Center provides online tutoring Monday to Thursday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., in mathematics as well as many business, science, and technology courses. Click here for details and to request an appointment through July 31. MORE

The Writing Center offers online writing assistance in any discipline and help in Spanish and many humanities and social science courses, too. Online tutors are available Monday to Thursday, 9 a.m. to 9 p.m., and Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Click here to schedule an online tutoring session through August 2 and here for step-by-step instructions. MORE

Brainfuse provides online tutoring 24/7 in a variety of subjects. Students may access Brainfuse through Canvas. Click supported subjects for a complete list of subjects supported by Brainfuse. MORE

Online English Conversation Circle

English Conversation Circle (ECC) meets Wednesdays, noon to 1:00 p.m., through April 29, 2020. ECC provides English language learners an opportunity to practice conversational English. All English language learners are welcome to join. No homework or registration required. To join ECC, please complete this form. You will receive an email with a link to the meeting 30 minutes before it begins.

Online StudentLingo Workshops

Access 50 student success workshops 24/7. Click here to access StudentLIngo, create a free account, and complete an online workshop from any computer with an Internet connection. 

Online Supplemental Instruction

Supplemental Instruction (SI) consists of regularly scheduled, group study sessions facilitated by SI Leaders who have completed the course (or a similar course). Experienced SI Leaders facilitate online sessions for BIO 141 and NAS 2. Research suggests that Supplemental Instruction fosters student success in these courses.

Click SI schedule for a complete list of SI sessions, dates, and times.

Workshops (canceled until further notice)

Academic Support Services facilitates workshops throughout the semester. These educational sessions introduce campus resources and help you hone your knowledge, skills, and abilities for college life.

Click workshop schedule for a complete list of workshops, dates, times, and locations.