About the Academic Skills Center

About the Academic Skills Center (formerly Tutoring Center)

The Academic Skills Center (formerly Tutoring Center) provides assistance on a walk-in basis. All tutoring is provided by trained Peer Tutors (students), Staff, Faculty, or Volunteers. The services are FREE and available for Mesa College classes.

Supervisor: Carol Sampaga

Math and Science Faculty Coordinator: TBD

English Faculty Coordinator: Sim Barhoum

Instructional Assistant: Sandee Hollen

The Academic Skills Center (ASC) is located in the Student Services building, I-400 Building, 2nd floor.

Stop by and "ASC" Somebody!

Center Hours:

Monday through Thursday     8:30 am - 7:00 pm

Friday    11:00 am - 4:00 pm
CLOSED February 13, February 16, and March 30 to April 3

Limited Tutoring Assistance During Finals Week (May 18 - 22)


Writing Workshops (all are scheduled from 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm)

Room I4-207 on Monday and Room I4-213 on Tuesday (or otherwise noted below)

How to Make an Effective Argument - March 9 or March 10

Prewriting/Outlining - March 16 or March 17

Introduction, Paragraph Development, Transitions, and the Art of Concluding - March 23

Polishing It Up, MLA, and Peer-Review - March 25 (Room I4-207)

How to Write an In-class Essay with No Sweat - March 26 (Room I4-213)


Math Reviews:

To Be Determined