Address

6699 Springfield Center Drive
Room 106
Springfield, VA 22150-1913

Phone

703.822.6569

Kathleen Odige
Academic Success Center Manager
kodige@nvcc.edu

Hours

Varies between 9A-6:30P.

Please schedule an appointment by clicking on the following: Make an appointment now!

Questions?

Contact ASC Tutoring Center Staff at mectutoring@nvcc.edu.

Want to be a tutor at MEC?

Click here for more information. We look forward to you joining our team.

Inclement Weather Policy & Other Closings

The Academic Success Tutoring Center will help you find your way face-to-face and online!

For face-to-face tutoring held on campus in room 106:

Tutoring services are available by appointment and walk-ins for students. Click the following:

To check tutors' schedule:

  • Please schedule an appointment by clicking on the following:
    Make an appointment now!
    Only available services are viewable. Available appointments can be seen/scheduled 14 days in advance.
  • Need to cancel your appointment (48 hours notice required)? Do so through your appointment confirmation email or call the center at 703-822-6569. Note: If you do not show up for a scheduled appointment, all future appointments will be canceled, so that other students who will use the service can do so.

For online (on a PC) tutoring provided by Smarthinking.com (MEC students only & different from ELI login). Your username is your NOVA email address and your password is your NOVA student ID #:

We provide face-to-face assistance in the following subjects:

  • *TEAS (calculators are NOT allowed on the test)
  • Dosage calculations
  • Allied Health (Medical Laboratory, Phlebotomy, Physical Therapy)
  • Nursing
  • General Pharmacology
  • Biology, Anatomy and Physiology, Health Science, Chemistry, Math (Pre-calculus through Calculus, MS Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Access), Adobe

*Effective January 2015, face-to-face tutoring will not be offered for the TEAS test. Other resources will be provided for self-preparation.

Please be advised we do NOT provide tutoring for placement exams. Please refer to the How do I...? link below for resources to self-prepare.

Resources:

  • Request information for: TEAS test, Previously recorded online TEAS review session, and Learning Express Library instructions (excellent resource for TEAS test preparation, placement test preparation, NCLEX test preparation, and much more!)
  • How Do I...? Links & more (test preparation and other useful information)
  • Policies and Procedures
  • Click here for Testing information.

Tutoring in session Tutoring lab.

If you wish to comment or have any questions regarding our services, please send us an email at FEEDBACK. We will make sure we respond in a timely manner.