quinebaug valley community college

Learning Center

Contact Information

William Army
(860) 932-4055

Sean Gilmartin
(860) 932-4051

Hours of Operation
Monday – Thursday:
9:00 am – 7:00 pm

Friday:
9:00 am – 2:00 pm

Saturday & Sunday: Closed

Events

19 October, 2021

Reading Day - No Classes, College is Open

No credit classes will be held on Tuesday, October 19. The College…

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19 October, 2021

Tour Tuesday

Take a tour of our main campus and see what QVCC can…

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21 October, 2021

QVCC 50th Anniversary Celebration

Celebrating 50 Years of Serving the Communities of Northeast Connecticut A reflection…

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       CLICK TO SCHEDULE AN
APPOINTMENT WITH A TUTOR

    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!

Click here to get started!

Look for your class in the menu below
to schedule your tutoring session

If you prefer working with somebody face-to-face, select the “In Person” option!
If you can’t make it to the Learning Center, or you’d prefer to work remotely, select the “Online” option!

Click the subject area of your choice, and then select your individual class from among the options that pop up!

Don’t see your class?
Tell us what you’d like help with when you schedule your appointment, or give us a call at (860) 932-4055.
In person | Online

General help organizing, planning, scheduling, and studying.
In Person | Online

General help brainstorming, outlining, and learning to self-edit.
In Person | Online

ACC 113: Principles of Financial Accounting
In Person | Online

Don’t see your class?
Tell us what you’d like help with when you schedule your appointment, or give us a call at (860) 932-4055.
In person | Online

BIO 105: Introduction to Biology
In Person | Online

BIO 110: Principles of the Human Body
In Person | Online

BIO 111: Introduction to Nutrition
In Person | Online

BIO 115: Human Biology
In Person | Online

BIO 121: Biology 1
In Person | Online

BIO 123: Biology of Human Disease
In Person | Online

Don’t see your class?
Tell us what you’d like help with when you schedule your appointment, or give us a call at (860) 932-4055.
In person | Online

CHE 111: Concepts in Chemistry
In Person | Online

CHE 121: General Chemistry 1
In Person | Online

CHE 122: General Chemistry 2
In Person | Online

Don’t see your class?
Tell us what you’d like help with when you schedule your appointment, or give us a call at (860) 932-4055.
In person | Online

COM 101: Introduction to Mass Communication
In Person | Online

COM 173: Public Speaking
In Person | Online

Don’t see your class?
Tell us what you’d like help with when you schedule your appointment, or give us a call at (860) 932-4055.
In person | Online

ENG 096: Introduction to College Composition
In Person | Online

ENG 101: Composition
In Person | Online

ENG 102: Literature and Composition
In Person | Online

ENG 214: Drama
In Person | Online

ENG 223: Contemporary American Literature
In Person | Online

ENG 281: Creative Writing
In Person | Online

Don’t see your class?
Tell us what you’d like help with when you schedule your appointment, or give us a call at (860) 932-4055.
In person | Online

EVS 100: Introduction to Environmental Science
In Person | Online

EVS 114: Environmental Science
In Person | Online

Don’t see your class?
Tell us what you’d like help with when you schedule your appointment, or give us a call at (860) 932-4055.
In person | Online

HIS 101: Western Civilization 1
In Person | Online

HIS 102: Western Civilization 2
In Person | Online

HIS 121: World Civilization 1
In Person | Online

HIS 122: World Civilization 2
In Person | Online

HIS 201: US History 1
In Person | Online

HIS 202: US History 2
In Person | Online

HIS 211: History of Connecticut
In Person | Online

Don’t see your class?
Tell us what you’d like help with when you schedule your appointment, or give us a call at (860) 932-4055.
In person | Online

MAT 085: Pre-Algebra and Elementary Algebra
In Person | Online

MAT 095: Elementary Algebra Foundations
In Person | Online

MAT 137: Intermediate Algebra
In Person | Online

MAT 146: Math for the Liberal Arts
In Person | Online

MAT 167: Principles of Statistics
In Person | Online

MAT 186: Precalculus
In Person | Online

MAT 254: Calculus I
In Person | Online

MAT 256: Calculus II
In Person | Online

MAT 268: Calculus III (Multivariable Calculus)
In Person | Online

MAT 286: Differential Equations
In Person | Online

Don’t see your class?
Tell us what you’d like help with when you schedule your appointment, or give us a call at (860) 932-4055.
In person | Online

MED 125: Medical Terminology
In Person | Online

Don’t see your class?
Tell us what you’d like help with when you schedule your appointment, or give us a call at (860) 932-4055.
In person | Online

PHY 121: General Physics 1
In Person | Online

PHY 122: General Physics 2
In Person | Online

PHY 221: Calculus-Based Physics 1
In Person | Online

PHY 222: Calculus-Based Physics 2
In Person | Online

Don’t see your class?
Tell us what you’d like help with when you schedule your appointment, or give us a call at (860) 932-4055.
In person | Online

PSY 111: General Psychology 1
In Person | Online

PSY 112: General Psychology 2
In Person | Online

PSY 216: Normal and Exceptional Childhood and Adolescent Development
In Person | Online

Don’t see your class?
Tell us what you’d like help with when you schedule your appointment, or give us a call at (860) 932-4055.
In person | Online

POL 102: Comparative Politics
In Person | Online

POL 103: Introduction to International Relations
In Person | Online

POL 111: American Government
In Person | Online

Don’t see your class?
Tell us what you’d like help with when you schedule your appointment, or give us a call at (860) 932-4055.
In person | Online

SPA 101: Elementary Spanish 1
In Person | Online

SPA 102: Elementary Spanish 2
In Person | Online

Don’t see your class?
Tell us what you’d like help with when you schedule your appointment, or give us a call at (860) 932-4055.
In person | Online

THR 106: The Movies
In Person | Online

Don’t see your class?
Tell us what you’d like help with when you schedule your appointment, or give us a call at (860) 932-4055.
In person | Online

Make an appointment today!

All of our tutors are fully vaccinated, and will remain fully masked during all face-to-face sessions. We ask that you also remain masked for the duration of your time in the Learning Center.

If you’d like to schedule an appointment with us, you can . . .

  • . . . go 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

Please contact warmy@qvcc.edu for more information regarding CLEPs, DSSTs, and CBEs.

The Learning Center administers the Accuplacer placement test to all prospective students.  Information about the Accuplacer test, including how to schedule a test, can be found on our Assessment Testing page.  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 contact William Army at (860) 932-4055 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 effect 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, and pay a $35.00 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.

Complete information on testing is available in the Learning Center.