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Student Success Center

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

Student Success Center Location & HoursAlpena Campus:
101 Van Lare Hall
Spring Semester Hours
Monday & Tuesday — 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Wednesday & Thursday — 8:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.  
Friday — 8:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Alpena Student Success Center Grand Opening & Scholarship Workshop

Oscoda Campus:
Room 206
Spring Semester Hours
Monday — 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Tuesday — 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Wednesday — 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Thursday — 9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Friday — 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

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

Services for Students

The Student Success Center Offers:

    • 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
  • FREE WORKSHOPS on: 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
  • 10 computers with FREE printing for academic purposes and wireless internet
  • large tables for tutoring and studying
  • Referrals to other ACC services
  • On-line tutoring available 2:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. at brainfuse, www.alpenalibrary.org
  • Tutoring Services
  • Become a Tutor

Spring 2020 Workshops

Spring 2020 Workshop Schedule
Did you know that the Student Success 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 202. 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 Success Center in VLH 101 or email Jenn at watsonj@alpenacc.edu.

Interested in one of the workshop topics but can't make it to the session? Stop by VLH 101 and Jenn will be happy to go over any of the sessions one-on-one with you! Is there another topic that you're struggling with and could use some help on? The Student Success Center is here to help you succeed!

Study Skills & Writing Help
If you need help with study skills or writing a paper, the Student Success Center is the place to go! Call or stop by and they will set up a 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 post-secondary education, visit http://www2.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ocr/transition.html.