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How can I start working with a tutor?

Academic Support Center

Face-to-face tutoring is a free service for all DSC students, and is available on a walk-in basis on all our campuses. Search our database to see which tutors are available at what time.

Writing Center

You can book a 45-minute appointment with a Writing Center to work on all phases of writing. Contact us via chat, give us a call, or send us an email to book an appointment.
(386) 506-3297

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The Attic

The Attic is the Writing Center's multi-purpose space. It can be used by anyone for practically any purpose and comes equipped with cutting-edge technology.
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Academic Support Center Tutoring

The staff and resources located at the Academic Support Center (ASC), offer extra academic support to help you succeed. Students who utilize the ASC consistently achieve a higher degree of academic success than those who do not.
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Writing Center

We will work on all phases of writing and create strategies for more effective communication.
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Librarians and tutors are available via live chat. Select a department to ask a question.

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Things Tutors Can Do for You

Assist you in finding resources to complete your assignments. behavior

Answer questions about course concepts

Aid with basic computer functions and software

Review and explain assignments (certain limitations on assistance may apply on assignments depending on instructor or department policy)

Offer suggestions on how to study course content  to reach your academic goals

Provide patient and helpful assistance in a positive environment

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Things Tutors Can't Do

Provide course materials like syllabi, homework assignments, textbooks, etc., so please have those on hand

Do homework assignments for you

Assist with "In Class" math assignments

Assist on tests or quizzes

Provide personal opinions on instructor, grade, or subject matter

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By the Numbers


Average grade of students that used the Writing Center.


Live chats with students in Spring 2021.


Percentage of DSC courses that student can utilize tutoring services.