On Campus Tutoring: Academic Skills Center
WNC offers free tutoring in multiple subjects. Click on "locations" to find the tutoring hours for your campus.
Using nearly 1,000 online tutorials, practice tests, and eBooks, this service helps to build skills in reading, writing, math, and basic sciences; prepare for placement tests and the GED, learn computer programs like Microsoft and Adobe Photoshop, and research careers.
Online Tutorials on Computer Software Programs
Free In-Person Computer Classes
Use “I” not “You” when speaking to another student or the instructor
Validate the other person’s perspective before sharing your own
Take an Assertiveness Training class – CPD 117B
Enroll in a communications class (COM 101, COM 102, BUS 107)
Jot down ideas/opinions first and then share them in class
Purdue OWL: Online Writing Lab
Produced by Purdue University.
Guide to Writing a Basic Essay
Writing in College: A Short Guide to College Writing
Produced at the University of Chicago. Oriented to first and second year students.
Listening Sites from HowtoStudy.org
Classes: Notetaking, Listening, Participation
Produced by Dartmouth College's Academic Skills Center
Develop clear educational and career goals – see a college counselor or go to the Careers and Employment guide.