CENTER FOR ACADEMIC SUCCESS
8:00 a.m. – 8:30 p.m. Monday – Thursday
8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Friday
Hours vary during summer, holidays, and Intersession.
The Center for Academic Success works with students at all levels to enable them to reach their full educational potential. The CAS also offers resources to help instructors develop alternative approaches to instruction. Professional specialists in writing, reading, mathematics, and study skills are available to address academic deficiencies and to sharpen the skills necessary for college success.
Peer tutors are trained to assist students in a variety of courses and majors. The tutor-training program is recognized and certified by the College Reading and Learning Association. Tutor trainees can enroll in the College’s one-credit Foundations of Tutoring course, or participate in an equivalent series of workshops. This preparation ensures that tutors can assist their peers consistently and effectively.
The Center for Academic Success provides:
- Academic and leadership skill development
- Access to computer software programs
- Access to SUNY Learning Network
- Placement testing
- Individual and small-group professional and peer tutoring
- Alternative testing arrangements
- Skill-building workshops and seminars