Academic Support and Tutoring Services

Helping all students achieve success is at the core of the mission of the Office of Academic Assistance.  Therefore, one-on-one assistance is available to all students seeking to improve their study and test-taking skills, establish realistic time management plans, evaluate their unique learning style, and develop sound academic success strategies.  Appointments for academic coaching are encouraged.

Hours – Monday through Thursday, 8:00am-5:00pm; Fridays 8:00am-4:00pm; other hours by appointment

Contact – Linda Tennant, Director of Academic Assistance
LindaTennant@bac.edu
704.461.6776

Sharon AllenManager of Student-Athlete Academic Support
SharonAllen@bac.edu
704.461.6683

Tutoring 

All students are encouraged to take advantage of the free tutoring services provided by the College.  Tutoring is provided by faculty and highly-qualified peer tutors for a number of courses across the academic disciplines. Tutoring sessions are available on a drop-in basis during scheduled hours. Students can gain access to the current tutoring schedule by checking their BAC email account or stopping by the ARC. All changes to the schedule will be communicated through the BAC email system.

Click here to open tutoring schedule as a pdf file.

No time to stop by the Tutor Lab? Don’t forget about our Online Writing Lab @WritingLab@bac.edu

Click here to learn more about the Online Writing Lab, which is a convenient method by which students can receive feedback on their writing assignments.

At the Belmont Campus, all tutoring sessions will be held in the ARC.

At the Charlotte Campus, all tutoring sessions will be held in Room #511.

Hours – Sunday through Thursday, according to each semester’s posted schedule. Tutoring sessions are offered on a drop-in basis during the posted hours, and no appointment is needed.

 

Helpful Academic Support Resources:

Study Skills 

Education Corner – Study Skills for Students
http://www.educationcorner.com/study-skills.html

Learning Styles

VARK – Learning Styles Questionnaire
http://www.vark-learn.com/english/page.asp?p=questionnaire

Math 

Practical Math Practice Tools
http://www.purplemath.com/modules/

Wolfram Math World
http://mathworld.wolfram.com/

MyMathLab
http://www.mymathlab.com/

Writing

Purdue Online Writing Lab
https://owl.english.purdue.edu/

Library Spot Grammar/Style
http://www.libraryspot.com/grammarstyle.htm

Apps 

Consumer Reports – 19 top free apps for college students
http://www.consumerreports.org/cro/news/2013/08/best-apps-college-students/index.htm

48 iPad Apps That College Students Love
http://www.onlinecolleges.net/48-ipad-apps-that-college-students-love/

The 100 Best (And Free) Online Learning Tools
http://www.edudemic.com/the-100-best-and-free-online-learning-tools/