Academic Center for Excellence

Where Students Achieve, Contribute and Excel!

The Academic Center for Excellence (ACE) is dedicated to helping Naugatuck Valley Community College students achieve their goal of academic success.

The ACE is your free on-campus resource providing a number of services to help you, including:

  • individual and small group tutoring
  • Math Lab
  • Writing Center
  • ESL tutoring
  • computers
  • drop-in homework help
  • make-up testing location 
  • tip sheets on college survival skills
  • large study area
  • meeting space
  • academic skills workshops
  • e-Tutoring (*See Notice below)

*e-Tutoring Notice Thanksgiving 2015 is now only weeks away – how time flies! This year, eTutoring will close to STUDENTS on Wednesday, November 25, 2015 at 6PM and will reopen Friday, November 27, 2015 at noon. 

Located in Ekstrom Hall, Room E500, our tutoring staff is dedicated to assisting students who need help with their math and writing and general assistance regarding a wide range of NVCC policies and procedures. If our staff doesn't have the answers to your questions, we’ll find out who does!

Fall 2015 Tutoring Hours

Monday 8 am - 8 pm
Tuesday 8 am - 8 pm
Wednesday 8 am - 7 pm
Thursday 8 am - 7 pm
Friday 8 am - 4 pm
Saturday 10 am - 3 pm
Sunday 12 pm - 4 pm

The ACE schedule is based on tutors' and volunteers' availability.

Take charge this semester: Come to the ACE.