Tutoring Services at the Academic Success Center
All of us at Richmond Community College want our students to succeed, and we’re committed to inspiring and allowing them to do so. With this in mind, we offer free tutoring services to any student who is interested in being tutored. At our Academic Success Center you will be provided with personal, one-on-one tutoring or small group sessions. Reinforcement and skill drill are also available in the form of computer, written and video tutorials.
Have you taken the Accuplacer placement test once and are not happy with your score? Do you need a little help to increase your math or reading comprehension score? Our Academic Success Center can help you increase your scores!. Contact us today to take advantage of these FREE tutoring services before classes begin. Tutoring services are available at both our main campus in Hamlet or the Honeycutt Center in Laurinburg.
We encourage faculty members to send students to our Academic Success Center in the J. Richard Conder Learning Resources Center (LRC) for tutoring, skill labs or remedial work. Faculty are asked to complete referral cards for students to be tutored, and to identify specific academic weaknesses, as well as make suggestions for tutorial materials and/or techniques. Students will be assigned a tutor only when a referral card has been received by an Academic Success Coordinator. See Referral Form below.
Academic Success Center
- SheVonne Lockhart: (910) 410-1755
Hours of Operation
- Fall & Spring: 7:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday - Thursday & 7:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Fridays
- Summer: 7:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday - Thursday
Refer One of Your Students to Be a RichmondCC Tutor
At Richmond Community College, we also encourage our faculty to recommend outstanding students who would be exceptional tutors in a subject area. Although RichmondCC relies on student tutors, professional tutors may be employed if needed. See Referral Form below.
Online Tutoring Services
Have access to tutoring services anytime, anywhere you have an Internet connection through Upswing® Coach. Sessions are real time audio, video, chat and virtual white board. Upswing is available as a free service to RichmondCC students. Log in to Upswing.
ADA Testing Services
In the event special testing services are needed for an ADA student, a formal request for special test administration must be submitted to the Academic Success Center Coordinator at least 24 hours in advance.
To utilize the Academic success Center as a Richmond Community College student to take a proctored test, appointments are scheduled using the schedule an appointment link below. RichmondCC provides this service free to currently enrolled students.
Monday - Thursday: 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. (test to be completed by 8:45 p.m.)
Friday: 11 a.m.-1:00 p.m. (test to be completed by 1:45 pm)
NOTE: cell phones and other electronic devices are not permitted to be brought into the center unless stated in exam directions (cell phones may not be used as calculators). You will not be allowed to take your exam without a current picture identification card.
If you need assistance, please contact SheVonne Lockhart at (910) 410-1755 or June Wright at (910) 410-1896.
FOR PROCTOR SERVICES IN SCOTLAND COUNTY, contact Don Smeigh at (910) 410-1832 to schedule testing date and time. Please provide at least two (2) days notice so availability of computer lab and proctor can be arranged.
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