Welcome to the Academic Success Center (ASC)! The ASC can help you achieve your academic goals through a variety of support programs: appointment tutoring including writing help; academic success coaching; study skills development; and workshops. NOVA students enrolled in for-credit courses may use any and all of ASC’s resources at no additional cost. Explore our blog and request additional information on our various services.
You can schedule your own appointment using the Navigate software, and an app is available for download for your phone or tablet. Or access the webpage here, using your myNOVA information. https://www.nvcc.edu/tutoring/online-tutoring.html
Service Hours, Summer 2023
Beginning on May 22, in-person and virtual tutoring available during these hours:
Monday: 10 am – 5 pm
Tuesday: 10 am – 5 pm
Wednesday: 10 am – 5 pm
Thursday: 10 am – 5 pm
Friday: 9 am – 1 pm
Limited virtual tutoring available Monday – Thursday from 5 PM – 7 PM
PLEASE NOTE WE WILL BE CLOSED MAY 26-29 FOR MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND
ASC Closures, 2023
January 16: Martin Luther King Jr. Day
March 13 – 17: Spring Break
May 8 – 15: Intercession
May 26-29: Memorial Day
June 19: Juneteenth
July 4: Independence Day
September 4: Labor Day
October 9 – 10: Fall Break
November 7: Election Day
November 22-24: Thanksgiving
Make an appointment with a writing consultant, math tutor, or academic coach to help you in your summer classes! Students enrolled in NOVA courses can get free help twice a week for each class. For more information, stop by AA-229 or call 703/845-6363.
Feeling overwhelmed by end-of-semester deadlines? Participate in this one-hour workshop to make plans to finish your projects/papers and to prepare for exams! This free workshop is at 2 PM in AA-234. No registration is required. Coffee and snacks will be provided.
On Wednesday, March 29, the ASC is holding an in-person workshop for students on writing college research papers. The workshop will be held from 2 – 3 PM in AA-234. No registration is required. Coffee/snacks will be provided.
The Academic Success Center will be closed for services from March 13 – 17. We will reopen on Monday, March 20. Need help? You can schedule advance appointments in Navigate or stop by AA-229 for assistance!
Start the semester off strong by getting to know the free tutoring, writing, and academic coaching services available to students. Both in-person and virtual appointments are available. Services begin Mon, Jan 23. Stop by AA-229 for information!
The ASC welcomes Rhonda Stallings as its new Tutoring Coordinator!
On October 10-11 the Academic Success Center will be closed for services. We reopen on Wednesday, October 12, at 10 AM. Students can schedule appointments now for Wednesday through Friday of that week.
Need tutoring help? Don’t delay in making appointments! You can schedule appointments in Navigate up to two weeks in advance. Log in to MyNOVA and click on EAB Student Navigate to make a tutoring appointment. You also can come to AA-229 or call 703/845-6363 for help making an appointment.
No-Show Policy: If a student has 3 no-shows, they will be blocked from making additional appointments for 30 days.
In-person writing appointments are filling up quickly, so remember to make your appointments a few days ahead! Also, if you need to cancel, please give us 24 hours’ notice.
Try not to miss an appointment. If a student has 3 no-shows, they will be blocked from making additional appointments for 30 days.
Dr. Noble, MTH professor on the Alexandria campus, will hold office hours in the ASC twice a week to provide walk-in MTH tutoring. Beginning on September 6, students enrolled in MTH classes can come to the ASC between 12:45 – 2:45 PM on Tuesdays and Thursdays for walk-in tutoring. No appointments necessary, but please check-in at the front desk!