Hello Faculty and Staff!
This always a great time of year to let your students know about the Academic Success Center (ASC)! Whether to study, brush-up, or work intently with a tutor, the ASC is a vital campus resource for academic equity and student success.
Below are a number of helpful resources for instructors and staff, so please take advantage of these and pass them along to your students. Also check out our Tutoring Guidelines for students.
Online Tutoring Resources
Drop-In Tutoring and Tutoring LabsFind a Tutor
Schedule a 30-minute online appointment with an ASC tutor in subjects like Math (all levels), Biology, Chemistry, CS, Physics, BUS 145, BA 240, or Nutrition!Make Appointment
The ASC also offers free online tutoring in over 15 subjects via the Western eTutoring Consortium!Access Consortium
Individual Tutoring Program
Students receiving a C or below, or have a DRC early tutoring accommodation, can enter our Individual Tutoring Program and be paired with a tutor for the quarter (limited to 2 hours a week).
The ASC is hosting virtual workshops on citations, research writing, personal statements, and more!
Academic Success Center Canvas Module
This module includes information about the ASC, its tutoring services, labs, workshops, and other resources. It also includes a quiz.
How to add the Academic Success Center Canvas module to your course:
- Log in to Canvas
- Click “Commons” on the left navigation
- Search for “Academic Success Center Module”
- Click “Import/Download” and choose course
ASC Informational Video
This short video introduces the ASC to students and gives them a guided tour of our different spaces and services. Share it with your class!
Other Online Tutoring Resources
Students can now access ASC’s free Online Tutoring through their Canvas course by clicking “Online Tutoring” in the menu bar. Share this instructional video below, which shows students how to access Online Tutoring and navigate the site:
Ideas for Instructors
Here are some helpful ideas to encourage your students to use the ASC:
- Add the ASC Canvas module to your course
- Give students extra credit for seeing an ASC tutor or attending a workshop
- Integrate tutoring or a workshop into one of your course assignments
- Show students the ASC website: www.bellevuecollege.edu/asc
- Take your class to the ASC. We’re always available to give tours of our Center (D204)
- Copy this paragraph into your syllabus:
The Academic Success Center (ASC) provides free, high-quality tutoring and learning services for all Bellevue College students. Located in D204, we have drop-in tutoring in almost every BC subject as well as tutoring appointments, workshops, study spaces, and resources for lending like textbooks and calculators. Stop by one of our specialized tutoring labs for math or writing, or become a Reading Lab student to develop your reading skills. Stop by D204, call 425-564-2200, email firstname.lastname@example.org, or go to www.bellevuecollege.edu/asc
Lastly, We Need Tutors!
Help us recruit tutors in your subject by referring qualified students to the ASC. Students need at least a B+ in your course to tutor in that subject. The more recommendations you make, the more tutors we’ll have in your subject. To apply, students can download applications from our website or contact us.
Thank you all for your continued support of the ASC and its services!
Last Updated May 13, 2020