Now offering both online and in person tutoring!
Located in Room C232, Danielson Campus
Sometimes, everybody needs a little help.
That’s why we’re here! The Learning Center provides free academic support to QVCC students of both the Danielson campus and the Willimantic center.
We encourage all students to meet with our tutors whenever they need a helping hand! A few sessions working with a tutor can help you stay comfortable with your course work and keep you on track with your academic goals!
Make a tutoring appointment today!
If you’d like to schedule a tutoring appointment with us, you can . . .
- . . . scroll down to our Scheduling Menu to select the class you need help with and your preferred method (in-person or online). When you’ve finished, check your email for a confirmation message from us!
- . . . call us at (860) 932-4051 to talk to a member of our staff, or leave a brief message with a name and number so that we can return your call as soon as possible!
- . . . walk into our office: Room C232 on the Danielson Campus. You can schedule a future appointment in person, or (if there are available tutors) jump into a session immediately!
Testing in the Learning Center
The Learning Center administers the Accuplacer placement test to prospective students as needed. You may schedule your Accuplacer test by visiting the following link:
Information about the Accuplacer test can be provided by our Academic Advising team. Sample tests and other materials to help you prepare can be found at the following link:
Next Generation Sample Questions and Practice Tests
The Learning Center also provides proctored testing for QVCC students that includes CLEP, DSST, and CBE.
CLEP and DSST testing are provided through outside services, and all are fee-based. CLEP and DSST provide transferable college credit if completed with a passing score. Appointments are required. Please call (860) 932-4051 to schedule an appointment.
Credit By Exam (CBE) tests are QVCC-provided tests that can be taken to gain college credit at QVCC. CBE’s provide QVCC credit only; CBE credits do not transfer, and the CBE does not affect the student’s GPA. Students must be currently registered in at least one credit class at QVCC, have the permission of the faculty member in charge of the subject area, QVCC student will need to pay a $15.00 fee to take a CBE.
All testing requires a photo ID to be shown upon arrival. Students who do not have a photo ID with them will not be permitted to test until a valid photo ID is produced.
Please call (860) 932-4051 for more information regarding CLEPs, DSSTs, and CBEs.
Complete information on testing is available in the Learning Center.
Learning Center Paper Submission Service
If you would like to submit an essay or a written assignment to have an QVCC tutor review and provide comments, fill out this form and upload your assignment. Tutors will not rewrite, edit, or fix your paper for you. Tutors will point to areas where you can improve your writing and offer recommendations as well as links to resources that will help you revise it. After you have clicked on “Submit,” you will receive a confirmation email that your paper has been successfully submitted. A QVCC tutor will respond to your request and send back your paper with suggestions. Paper Submission Tutors review papers during the Summer session, Monday through Thursday. Be sure to allow ample time before your due date for this process.
Purdue Online Writing Lab – Writing resources and instructional material provided as a free service of Purdue University.
Study Skills Self-Help – Online Study Skills Workshops, courtesy of Virginia Tech.
ZoteroBib – An online citation tool and works cited (bibliography) generator for MLA, APA, Chicago style, and more.