Student Success Center

The Student Success Centers on the Jefferson County Campus and Valley Center coordinates the General Math, General English, and General Reading courses, which are designed to assist students in improving their basic skills in each area. The centers (hours) offer a variety of services to students who may be experiencing difficulty. These free services for EGCC students include:

Writing Lab – Located in the Student Success Center (room 1509 on the Jefferson County Campus) and at the Valley Center, the Writing Lab puts students together with writing instructors for help with writing papers, proofreading, research, documentation, and basic word processing. This is a drop-in service, so there is no need to make an appointment. Students can bring their works-in-progress for help.

Math Lab - Located in Student Success Center (room 1509 on the Jefferson County Campus) and at the Valley Center, the Math Lab offers help in any mathematical area. Math instructors are available during posted hours on a drop-in basis to answer math questions from any of the math courses offered at EGCC. Help may also be given for the math portions of other classes like chemistry or dosage calculations.

Smarthinking.com – This free internet-based service provides on-line, real-time tutoring at any time and in any location. Contact azack@egcc.edu to obtain a user name and password.

Tutoring Services for EGCC Students – Peer tutors sessions can be arranged at student request. Tutoring times are arranged at the convenience of the student and tutor. Those wishing to meet with a tutor or to become a tutor should contact azack@egcc.edu.

Make-up Testing – This testing is arranged by instructor and student, Monday through Thursday from 8 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Contact Melissa Flinn at mflinn@egcc.edu at 740.266.9712 for the Jefferson County Campus. For the Valley Center and Warren Center, contact Crystal Davis at cdavis@egcc.edu 330.480.0726.

Disability Services – Students who qualify for disability services are provided with access to interpreters, specialized equipment, private testing sessions, and other accommodations needed on a case-by-case basis. Day hours are available. Evening hours are available by appointment. Make specific requests to Dr. Dorothy Collins at dcollins@egcc.edu at 740.266.9663.