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Student Services Center

Alpena Community College students can come to The Student Services Center for the help they need to succeed! All services are FREE!

Student Services Center Location & HoursAlpena Campus:
101 Van Lare Hall
Fall Semester Hours
Monday - Thursday 8:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. 
Friday 8:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Oscoda Campus:
Room 206
Fall Semester Hours
12:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

*Reduced hours May – August and during scheduled college breaks.

Services for Students

The Student Services Center Offers:
FREE Tutoring
Students can schedule 3 hours of one-on-one tutoring per week for every class
Fill out an application today!
FREE proofreading services
Tutors can proofread papers for MLA/APA formatting, grammar, punctuation, content and flow


  • Study skills, note-taking, testing techniques, APA & MLA formatting, scholarship searches, resume, cover letter & interview techniques, scheduling the right classes for your degree and more!
  • Math solution manuals and foot pedals for machine transcription
  • Turning Point software to check out for class presentations – interactive audience participation clickers
  • 10 computers with FREE printing for academic purposes and wireless internet
  • large tables for tutoring and studying
  • Additional rooms for group meetings and quiet studying
  • Referrals to other ACC services
  • On-line tutoring available 2:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. at brainfuse, www.alpenalibrary.org
  • More Information on Tutoring Services
  • Become a Tutor

Fall 2018 Workshops

Did you know that the Student Services Center offers FREE workshops for ACC students? These workshops are held in CTR 115 and are accessible to Oscoda students via our video conferencing smart tv located in OSC 213. Workshops last 45 minutes and provide students with great advice on topics like procrastination, scholarships, scheduling classes, job searching, and more! For more information or to suggest a topic for a workshop, contact Jenn Watson in the Student Services Center in VLH 101 or email Jenn at watsonj@alpenacc.edu.

Stop Procrastinating Now! Or Later?
Tuesday, September 11th at 5:00 PM
Thursday, September 13th at 9:00 AM 

Note-taking Hacks & Strategies
Tuesday, September 25th at 5:00 PM
Thursday, September 27th at 9:00 AM 

The Basics of MLA and APA
Tuesday, October 9th at 5:00 PM
Thursday, October 11th at 9:00 AM 

What Classes Should I Take Next?
Tuesday, October 16th at 5:00 PM
Thursday, October 18th at 9:00 AM 

Note-taking Hacks & Strategies
Tuesday, October 23rd at 9:00 AM
Thursday, October 25th at 5:00 PM 

The Basics of MLA and APA
Tuesday, November 6th at 9:00 AM
Thursday, November 8th at 5:00 PM 

This is Only a Test...
Tuesday, November 27th at 5:00 PM
Thursday, November 29th at 9:00 AM

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Walk-in Math and Chemistry Tutoring
Have a quick question? Need some clarification on something? Open hours change each semester, but the Tutoring Services staff will be happy to help!

Study Skills & Writing Help
If you need help with study skills or writing a paper, the Student Services Center is the place to go! Call or stop by and they will set up time to assist you.

Helpful Links:
Citation Helpers (MLA, APA, and Others) - ACC Library Resource
Purdue - OWL Handouts in Outline Form
William Strunk, Jr. - Elements of Style

Disability Services
Americans with Disabilities Act
Alpena Community College policies and practices for admission, employment and activities comply with requirements of Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Education Amendment of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 as amended, the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, and Title II of the Americans with Disability Act of 1990; ACC does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, age or disability. For more information, contact the Title IX, Section 504, the Age Discrimination Act and Title II coordinator: Carolyn Daoust, VLH 102, (989) 358-7211.

Requesting Disability Services

It is important to understand that in the post secondary learning environment, a potential student must establish that they are otherwise qualified by meeting the academic and technical standards required for admission. Services to accommodate a disability cannot alter the content of a class.

Prior to requesting Disability Services at Alpena Community College (ACC), an individual must:

  • Be officially admitted to ACC
  • Complete placement-testing requirements

After completing the above requirements, an individual requesting Disability Services must:

More detailed information about ACC’s Disability Services policies and procedures is available in the Access for Students with Disabilities publication: Students With Disabilities

For more information on your rights and responsibilities as you prepare for a post secondary education, visit http://www2.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ocr/transition.html.