Academic Success Center


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.

 Phone 703-845-6363


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.

Service Hours, Fall 2022
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
First Day of Fall Services:  August 22

ASC Closures, 2022
January 17: Martin Luther King Jr. Day
March 7 – 13: Spring Break
May 9 – 15: Intercession
May 30: Memorial Day
June 20: Juneteenth
July 4: Independence Day
September 5: Labor Day
October 10 – 11: Fall Break
November 8: Election Day
November 23-25:  Thanksgiving


Schedule Tutoring Appointments Now!

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.

Dr. Noble to Offer Walk-in MTH Tutoring

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!

Welcome New Academic Success Coach Naim Muhammad!

Academic Success Coach Naim Muhammad


Naim Muhammad, the ASC’s new Academic Success Coach, is available to meet with students to help with time management, goal setting, organization, and more. Remote and in-person appointments can be scheduled for “academic skills” in Navigate. For more information, email or call 703/575-4708.

Last 2 Weeks for Free Tutoring Help!

Need help writing a research paper or preparing for a final? The ASC has remote and in-person tutoring appointments available until May 6, the last day of services for the spring semester. Stop by AA-229 or call 703/845-6363 for an appointment today.

You also can book your own appointment in Navigate!

Writing a Research Paper?

Our friendly writing consultants are available to help you either in-person or in Zoom! Stop by AA-229 or call the ASC Front Desk at 703/845-6363 to make an appointment today. You also can make appointments on your own through Navigate. Students registered for in-credit classes are eligible for two free appointments per week.

Writing Consultant Debby Pawlik