Academic Learning Center

Welcome to the ALC

The Academic Learning Center provides all BRCC students with a safe and supportive environment for learning that promotes peer interaction through conversation and collaboration.  The center offers a variety of resources designed to help students achieve their educational goals. The Center offers free academic support including individual consultation, writing assistance, peer tutoring, workshops, and online resources. The ALC is located on the first floor of the Magnolia (Library) building. For more information about the services we offer, please visit the ALC Online Learning Center as well as the other links listed below, or call the center at (225) 216-8300.

 

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CONSULTATION AND REFERRAL

Meet with professional staff to address individual needs. Explore learning preferences and discuss study strategies.

FREE TUTORING + WRITING ASSISTANCE

Take advantage of drop-in peer tutoring for math, science, and foreign languages. Check the schedule for tutors and hours. Utilize drop-in and appointment-based writing assistance for all academic subjects at any stage of the writing process. Or access SMARTHINKING online tutoring (24/7) via Canvas.

PEER LEARNING ASSISTANCE

Schedule an appointment to meet with a Peer Learning Assistant to discuss note-taking, time-management, and study strategies for classes across all academic subjects.

WORKSHOPS

Participate in hands-on workshops on various math, writing, and study skills topics.

ESL SUPPORT

Participate in our weekly Conversation Café for practice through guided, informal conversation.

STUDY ROOMS

Utilize ALC study rooms for group study sessions with friends or classmates.

ONLINE LEARNING CENTER

Via the BRCC website, visit the ALC’s Online Learning Center to quickly and easily access Center hours, tutor and workshop schedules, various subject resources, and web-based tutorials such as PLATO.

 

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