Center for Educational Services (CES)

The Center for Educational Services, S205

Phone: 203-285-2217 or 203-285-2519

The Center for Educational Services provides academic support in the form of tutorial assistance. Student who are registered for classes make request tutorial assistance. Tutoring offered by the CES is free of charge to the students and students can make more than one appointment weekly. Sessions are 30 minutes long but if more time is required students can book back-to-back sessions.

Tutoring is available online and in-person. Most tutoring is offered in groups and appointments are preferred; walk-ins can see the next available tutor. Groups are no more than 5 students in size. Drop-in tutoring is also available; modality and schedule vary by semester. Drop-in tutoring is available without an appointment for Math 079, 085 and 095, English 066, 091 and 099A.

Our computer lab is also open to students 5 days per week. A lab assistant is available to help students gain access to their GCC email, My CommNet, Blackboard and ALEKS. The lab assistant is also available to provide a limited tutorial for MS Teams, Bookings and Words. Students can use the computer lab to complete assignments. Please visit or call the CES to determine the lab assistant’s schedule.

Peer and Professional tutors are available to assist student in the following areas:

  • A&P
  • Accounting
  • Biology
  • Business
  • Chemistry
  • Dosage Calculations (Nursing)
  • English (ENG 066, 091, 099A)
  • English as a second language (ESL)
  • Math (all levels include statistics)
  • Physics

Center Hours:

The center’s hours vary per semester but are generally:

Monday – Friday 8:00 AM – 4:00PM with two or three late nights per week where we open until 9:00PM.

Fall 2022 semester hours: Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays 8:00am to 9:00pm & Wednesdays, and Fridays 8:00am to 4:00pm.

Scheduling Appointments:

DROP-IN:

English

- For developmental English (ENG 066, 091, 099A) no appointment is needed. However, for online tutoring to ensure a one-on-one session reserve your spot. To reserve a spot of virtual tutoring click on the tutor’s name that will be doing online session. This will take you to the MS Bookings calendar where you can select the preferred date and time of your session.

Day

Time

Tutor

Location

Monday

10:00AM – 3:00PM

Michele DiAcri

S205

Tuesday

10:00AM – 2:00PM

Stephanie Serenita

S205

Tuesday

4:00PM – 7:00PM

Donna Henry-Green

S205

Wednesday

10:00AM – 3:00PM

Stephanie Serenita

S205

Wednesday

4:00PM – 7:00PM

MS Teams

Thursday

10:00AM – 2:00PM

Stephanie Serenita

S205

Friday

10:00AM – 2:00PM

MS Teams

Math

- Developmental math (MAT 079, 085, 095) no appointment is needed. For on campus sessions just stop by the CES, S205. For online tutoring a WebEx link is provided to the tutor’s personal meeting room. For an online session click on the tutor’s name and that will provide you with access to the tutor’s WebEx personal room.

 

Day

Time

Tutor

Location

Monday

9:30AM – 2:30PM

Mohammed Atohmoshli

S205

Monday

7:00PM – 9:00PM

Mohammed Atohmoshli

S205

Tuesday

8:30AM – 11:00AM

Theo Ayika

S205

Tuesday

11:00AM – 1:30PM

James Weaver

S205

Tuesday

7:00PM – 9:00PM

WebEx

Wednesday

9:30AM -2:30pm

James Weaver

S205

Wednesday

7:00PM – 9:00PM

WebEx

Thursday

9:30AM – 2:30PM

Joshua LaMoria

S205

Friday

1:00PM – 3:00PM

WebEx

 

OTHER SUBJECTS:
For all other subjects areas please use the MS teams Booking link to schedule your appointment with a tutor. Please be sure to select whether you need a virtual or on campus appointment. To receive a confirmation and the virtual link for your appointment please provide your GCC student email address (EX: Test1234@mail.ct.edu). If you need to cancel for reschedule your appointment for whatever reason, please do so before the schedule time of your appointment. Also please do not schedule two appointments for the same time.

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