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COVID-19 INFORMATION

Learn more about our plans, services, in-person hours and other resources.


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At AACC, we are committed to your success, which is why we offer a wealth of tutoring and related support services for you.

We encourage you to take advantage of the full-time tutoring faculty, adjuncts, peer tutors, study groups, computer labs and online support at your disposal. While some tutoring options offer general guidance, others are intended for specific areas of study, such as math, English, reading and science. Don’t forget to meet with your instructor on a regular basis, connect with an advisor and/or take advantage of one of our many tutoring options.

Bottom line, if you want a head start in your studies or if you're struggling in a specific course, the sooner you tap into these resources, the faster we can get you back on track and help you stay there.


Academic Literacies

The Academic Literacies Lab can help you better understand what you read and so much more. Our tutors will:

  • Provide strategies to help you improve your reading comprehension, critical thinking and study skills
  • Give you tips for better organizing your work and managing your time
  • Review your written responses to readings and help you edit your own work

The Academic Literacies Lab is available for in-person help for students Mondays through Thursdays from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in Truxal Library Room 108. Online assistance is available Mondays through Thursdays from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., and Fridays from 9 a.m. to noon. Directions to access the lab online are provided below.

Academic Literacies Lab Online Instructions

Follow the instructions below on how to enroll in the online Academic Literacies Lab and request a virtual tutoring session.

  1. On the left-hand navigation bar in any course, find the Enroll in Online Academic Literacies Lab and click on that tab
  2. Click on Go To Course.
  3. Either scroll through this page and look at the tutoring schedule OR click on Zoom in the left-hand navigation bar.
  4. The first meeting link you see will take you to a live tutor. Please click on Join and a tutor will let you into their Zoom room.

Business and Accounting

Students enrolled in Financial Accounting (BPA-201) can receive in-person tutoring without an appointment in Careers Center Room 264 on Mondays and Wednesdays from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Tuesdays from 12:30 to 4:30 p.m.

Faculty-led online tutoring is available to students in 30-minute increments on Mondays from 2:30 to 5:30 p.m.  and Wednesdays and Fridays from 2:30-4:30 p.m. To sign-up for tutoring, go to our Bookings page.

Once at the Booking page, complete the form by selecting the date and time for tutoring session, scroll down and complete Add your Details, Additional Information and then click Book.


Engineering/Mechatronics

Engineering technology students can receive nonappointment, open lab tutoring on Fridays and Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. in CALT 350.


Legal Studies

Legal Studies students can receive in-person tutoring in Careers Center Room 313 on Mondays and Wednesdays from 11 a.m. to noon. Students can receive virtual tutoring Mondays from 2 to 6 p.m., Tuesdays from 3 to 5 p.m. and Wednesdays from 2 to 8 p.m. Email Assistant Professor Luke Fredericks at lvfredericks@aacc.edu for directions on how to access virtual tutoring.


Math

Students can receive math assistance Monday through Thursday from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. in Truxal Library Room 102. Math tutoring is also available at Glen Burnie Town Center Room 314 on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 10 a.m to 6 p.m., and at AACC at Arundel Mills Room 206 on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Students also may work with a peer tutor by clicking on the orange Request A Tutor button. You'll be matched with a one-on-one tutor.

Tutoring is also available through the Virtual Math Tutoring Center (VMTC) in Canvas. The VMTC is open Monday through Thursday from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m., Friday and Saturday 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., and Sunday 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Below are instructions on how to access the Virtual Math Tutoring Center.

Virtual Math Tutoring Center Instructions

Follow the instructions below on how to enroll in the Virtual Math Tutoring Center.

  1. In any Canvas course, click Help located on the left side menu.
  2. Select Enroll in Virtual Math Center.
  3. Click Enroll in Course.
  4. Click the Go to your Dashboard button.
  5. Select GRP_MATH_CENTER within your dashboard.
  6. Click Virtual Math Tutoring Lab to access tutoring.

Psychology

Students enrolled in psychology courses can receive faculty-led, nonappointment assistance in Careers Center  Room 150:

Mondays
11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.

Tuesdays
11 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
2-3:30 p.m.

Wednesdays
11 a.m.-12:15 p.m.
1-3 p.m.

Thursdays
11 a.m.-1 p.m.
2-3:30 p.m.


Science

Peer Tutoring

Face-to-face tutoring is available to students in Careers Center Room 264. Students enrolled in General Microbiology (BIO-223), Anatomy and Physiology I (BIO-233) and Anatomy and Physiology II (BIO-234) may receive assistance on Mondays and Wednesdays from 12:30 to 4:30 p.m. Students can also receive assistance in General Chemistry 1 (CHE-111) on Mondays and Wednesdays from 12:30 to 4:30 p.m. and Tuesdays from 1 to 5 p.m. No appointment is necessary.

Science Tutoring Center

Face-to-face faculty tutoring is offered by the School of Science, Technology and Education in Health and Life Sciences Building Room 129. For specific days, times and subjects for the current term, refer to the Science Tutoring Center schedule.


World Languages

Students enrolled in the World Languages courses listed below may request to meet with a peer tutor by clicking on the Request a Tutor button.

American Sign Language

ASL-111: American Sign Language 1

ASL-112: American Sign Language 2

French

FRE-111: Elementary French 1

 

German

GER-111: Elementary German 1

 

Korean

KOR-111: Elementary Korean 1

Spanish

SPA-111: Elementary Spanish 1

SPA-112: Elementary Spanish 2

SPA-211: Intermediate Spanish 1

SPA-212: Intermediate Spanish 2


Writing

Students can meet with tutors in person in Truxal Library Room 136.  Hours are Monday through Thursday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Students can remotely drop-in with questions and video conference with a tutor to review your drafts Mondays through Thursdays from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m., Fridays from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturdays from noon to 4 p.m.

Students also can make an appointment for a real-time, online writing consultation with a faculty member from the Virtual Writing Center. Appointments are available seven days a week.

The Writing Center offers a rotating series of live, online group workshops on composition, grammar, source use and documentation.  Visit the online calendar for upcoming workshops.


Additional Resources

Questions?

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Tutoring Center

410-777-1364

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In-person Hours

Careers Center
Room 264

Monday-Thursday
8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

 


Online Tutoring

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