Center for Academic Success offers virtual assistance to summer 2020 students

The LLCC Center for Academic Success is offering a variety of virtual services to summer 2020 students. Academic success professionals are available online to provide tutoring and study skills assistance. Students may schedule a Zoom appointment by calling 217-786-2396 or by sending an email to cas@llcc.edu. LLCC Math Center and Writing Center faculty also are available to provide assistance to students through Zoom. Hours of operation and specific instructions on how to access the Zoom rooms can be found at www.llcc.edu/math-center and www.llcc.edu/writing-center. For more information, contact the LLCC Center for Academic Success at 217-786-2396.

Writing Center and Virtual Math Center closing dates for spring semester

The LLCC Writing Center will be closed from Thursday, May 14 at 3 p.m. until Monday, June 8 at 9 a.m. Remote services will resume at that time.

The last day of virtual math center (VMC) operations for the spring semester will be Wednesday, May 13. The VMC will close at 8 p.m. that day. Please be on the lookout for summer VMC hours to be coming soon.

Update on Writing Center services

The LLCC Writing Center will be offering Zoom live chat tutoring sessions for writing assignments beginning Monday, April 6. Students must contact the center so that staff may schedule Zoom chats ahead of time. Appointments can be made by calling the Writing Center at 217-786-2341. Zoom appointments are offered Monday through Thursday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Friday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. These sessions will be scheduled for 45 minutes each.

Additionally, the Writing Center will continue to offer help via email if a student is more comfortable with that format or is unable to use Zoom. Email assistance is offered during all of our operating hours: Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Friday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Email requests will be treated on a first come/first served basis (similar to a walk-ins). If students submit an essay for review outside of our normal hours, the Writing Center will respond the next day in the order that emails are received.

Students should include course information and assignment instructions when requesting assistance.

Open interviews for peer tutors continue today

Open interviews for peer tutors continue today from 8 a.m. to noon and 1-5 p.m. Please remind your students (enrolled in at least six hours for spring 2019, 3.0 GPA, 12+ hours completed) to come see Jamie McCoy today in the LLCC Center for Academic Success to interview to be a peer tutor. No appointment needed!

For questions or further information, please contact Jamie McCoy at 786-2845.

Open interviews for peer tutors today

Open interviews for peer tutors are being held today from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Please remind your talented, responsible and qualified students (enrolled in at least six hours for spring 2020, 3.0 GPA, 12+ hours completed) to come see Jamie McCoy today in the LLCC Center for Academic Success to interview to be a peer tutor. No appointment needed!

Open interviews for peer tutors will also be held Tuesday Nov. 26 from 8 a.m. to noon and 1-5 p.m. For questions or further information, please contact Jamie McCoy at 786-2845.