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Formerly the Math & Writing Centre

Are you looking to improve/enhance your writing, math, or science skills? We are here to help. We offer a safe, friendly, and collaborative learning environment for you to develop your abilities and build your confidence. Our team is happy to assist you with a variety of topics and can offer free one-on-one or group tutoring sessions. The Academic Support Centre welcomes students from all programs and encourages students at all stages of their academic career to develop their skills. To find handouts and reference materials or to inquire about our services, please visit slc.me or visit the Academic Support Centre located in or near the library on your campus.

Fall 2019 ASC Help Hours

Click on the following links to view campus specific tutoring help hours:

Brockville Campus ASC Hours

Cornwall Campus ASC Hours

Kingston Campus ASC Hours

Kingston Science Help Schedule
Week 1 | Week 2 | Week 3 | Week 4

 

Writing and Literacy Support

Writing tutoring is available to all students wishing to improve their writing skills. Support is typically offered as one-on-one, structured tutor-tutee sessions, and students are expected to bring their assignments with them so tutors can see students' current writing ability and offer student-specific writing assistance.

Help topics include:

  • Clarity and flow
  • Essay and paragraph structure
  • Grammar
  • Referencing and citing
  • Spelling and punctuation

Our writing tutors have experience assisting students with a variety of assignment types from a variety of programs. Writing tutors assist with only writing specific issues (not content related questions), but are able to provide writing support for diverse projects.

Students may seek assistance with assignments such as:

  • Business reports
  • Cover letters and résumé
  • Research essays
  • Technical reports

 

 Math and Science Support

Tutors are available to help with a selection of topics relating to the core subjects found in most programs.

Students can visit the Math Centre for help with the following:

  • Accounting
  • Anatomy
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Computers
  • Mathematics
  • Physics
  • Statistics

 

Other Tutoring

Depending on the nature of courses offered each semester, the ASC may have additional tutoring services available for students in courses needing extra assistance.

Topics may include the following:

  • Drug/dosage calculations
  • Financial management
  • Forensic accounting
  • Linear programming
  • Statistics

For a full list of help topics, please contact ASC staff in person.

                                                                  

Contact Us

Kingston Campus  

Located in the Library
613-544-5400, ext. 1693
Kwritingcentre@sl.on.ca        

Brockville Campus

Located in the Library
613-345-0660, ext. 3307
Bwritingcentre@sl.on.ca          

Cornwall Campus

Located in Aultsville on the 3rd floor: Room A343
613-933-6080, ext. 2357
Cwritingcentre@sl.on.ca