Where can I go for academic assistance?
Faculty, Counselors, and staff provide individual assistance to students
through the following free services:
Support Center- The ASC provides one to one tutoring
support for many courses with faculty and student peer tutors. Information
and workshops on study skills topics and other learning resources
are available. Make-up testing services are provided as well.
Online Tutoring is also available. You can email the
ASC, or call (203) 332-5139 to learn more about the ASC services.
Writing Center- (Room LH-B116) Assistance
in research paper development as well as help with your writing
at any stage of brainstorming, drafting, or revising your writing
for any course. E-mail feedback - submit your draft as an attachment
or an e-mail and get a response. Computers are also available for
writing and research. E-mail the
Writing Center or call (203) 332-5147.
Advising Center -(Room LH- A111) - The Advising Center
is staffed with a Director, a full-time Academic Advisor, and faculty
advisors who can assist students
with questions regarding class selection, plans of study, certificate
and degree requirements, etc. You can email or
call (203) 332-5208.
Center in LH-A108 also
offers counseling related to academic issues. You may make an appointment
time management, test anxiety and more! You can email or
call (203) 332-5097 for more information.
can I get help selecting a career?
Center located in the Counseling Center (LH-A108)
on campus. Services
and resources, available during career workshops or one-on-one
staff help students clarify their educational and career goals
as well as acquire job search skills to ultimately attain desired
employment. Individual and group counseling sessions on an appointment
basis are also provided. A computerized career guidance program,
paper and pencil inventories such as: Myers/Briggs Type Indicator,
Strong Interest Inventory and Self-Directed Searches are a few
of the tools used to help students make informed decisions. For
information, email or
call (203) 332-5098.
can I go for help with a personal problem?
staff of professional
Counselors offers comprehensive and confidential services in
the areas of academic, career, personal and special needs issues.
Counselors are available to meet with enrolled students on a drop-in
basis. For an appointment, email or
call (203) 332-5097.
Free course tutoring
is available at the ASC
(Academic Support Center). To learn of tutor
availability or to make an appointment, call (203) 332-5139
. For writing tutors,
contact the Writing
Center at (203) 332-5139. Free online
tutoring is also available in some subjects; for more info
or to establish an online account call (203) 332-5139.
do I do in case of an emergency, medical or otherwise?
potentially serious medical conditions are encouraged to notify
instructors and counselors as a precautionary measure.
case of a medical emergency while on campus,
students should contact:
- Security (203)
or 5296 from any campus phone
- Student Health
Office (203) 332-5062 or 5062 from any campus phone
- or 911
emergency or crime observed should be reported immediately
to the Security Office Emergency number.
should be reported to Security at (203) 332-5025.
if I have a physical or learning disability?
is committed to providing an equal educational opportunity to students
with disabilities as defined in Section 504 of the Rehabilitation
Act of 1973 and the
Americans with Disabilities Act of 1992. Any student
enrolled who has a documented physical or learning disability
for services. To
receive services, students must provide documentation, and
register with the Disability Support Services Office (Rm. LH-B116)
at (203) 332-5018. For more information please see our Guide
for Students with Disabilities.