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
  • study area
  • meeting space
  • academic skills workshops
  • e-Tutoring

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 2017 ACE Hours

Day Hours
Monday 8 a.m.-8 p.m.
Tuesday 8 a.m.-8 p.m.
Wednesday 8 a.m.-7 p.m.
Thursday 8 a.m.-7 p.m.
Friday 8 a.m.-4 p.m.
Saturday 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
Sunday 12 p.m.-4 p.m.

General ACE Hours


8 am - 10 pm


8 am - 10 pm


8 am - 10 pm


8 am - 10 pm


8 am - 9 pm


10 am - 2 pm



Visit us for specific tutoring schedules.
The ACE schedule is based on tutors' and volunteers' availability.

Waterbury ACE: Ekstrom Hall, Room E500            Danbury ACE: Room D-201


Take charge this semester: Come to the ACE.