Academic Center for Excellence

Campus-Wide Academic Support

It is important to note that while the Academic Center for Excellence houses a variety of academic support services for NCCC students, there are other academic services on campus that can be of great assistance to you! Click on the centers/labs below to find out more information:

Academic Center for Excellence

Location: D-201 (within the Henrietta G. Lewis Library)

Available Services: Academic Support (Tutoring), Computers, Printing, Supplemental Course Materials

Fall 2021 Hours*:
Monday – Thursday         8:00am – 6:00pm / Friday 8:00am – 4:00pm

*Hours represent our computer-use availability & not our tutoring services schedule. For tutoring hours, please click here.

Contact Information: / 716-614-6724

Animation Lab

Location: D-207G

TBD. Stay tuned!

Biology Study Guides

Biology Study Guides:

This custom website was created for NCCC Biology students as a study tool to supplement class lecture, textbook assignments, and notes. Find videos, games, flashcards, and more!

Virtual Anatomy Lab:

This website provides digital access to the models, microscope slides, and dissection materials utilized in the Anatomy & Physiology Labs at NCCC.


Location: C-226

TBD. Stay tuned!

Location: C-229

TBD. Stay tuned!

Digital Media Mac Lab

Available Services: There is a TA in the lab at all times. The lab has only Mac computers.

Location: D-107-I

Hours :
TBD. Stay tuned!

Fine Arts Lab


TBD for the Fall 2020 semester. Stay tuned!

Medical Assistant/Phlebotomy Lab

Location: C-235
Available Services: Assistance with practicing skills as well as questions.


Tuesdays: 1:00pm – 5:00pm
Wednesdays:  10:00am – 2:00pm /  5:00pm – 6:00pm
Thursdays:   12:00pm – 3:00pm

*MA/PHLB open lab hours may vary from month to month. A schedule is available to students in the lab and posted on the door of C-235

Online Learning

Location: D-106 Suite
Available Services: Online and in-person help, Workshops for Online Learning, Student Training for Blackboard Learn
Phone: 716-614-6488
Blackboard Help (Open SUNY) 1-844-673-6786 or
Online Learning Student Support Center:

Online Tutoring




  • Mondays – Thursdays:  9:00am – 7:00pm
  • Fridays: 9:00am – 3:00pm
  • Saturdays: 10:00am – 2:00pm (BIO, MED, & PHA tutoring only)

Available Services: Online tutoring provided by NCCC Academic Coaches & Student Tutors via ZOOM video conferencing.



  • Sunday:  7:00pm – Midnight
  • Monday:  7:00pm – Midnight
  • Tuesday:  7:00pm – Midnight
  • Wednesday:  7:00pm – Midnight
  • Thursday:  7:00pm – Midnight

Available Services: Online tutoring provided by STAR-NY Online Tutoring consortium members via GoPisces. Tutoring is available in the following subject areas:

  • Accounting (any course)
  • Biology Introductory level and Anatomy & Physiology
  • Chemistry Introductory level & General Chemistry and Organic Chemistry
  • Computer Science Introductory level
  • Economics Introductory level, Macro, and Micro
  • Math for Pre-Algebra, Algebra, Pre-Calculus, Calc I, & Intro to Statistics
  • Nursing Introductory level
  • Physics Introductory level
  • Psychology Introductory level
  • Writing (any course except foreign language)

Nursing Lab

Location: C-148

TBD. Stay tuned!


Location: C-282

Hours for PTA 131: Orthopedics Lab:
Tuesdays & Thursdays: 8:00am – 11:00am / 2:00pm – 5:00pm

Hours for MAS 104L: Kinesiology Lab:
Wednesdays: 10:00am – 1:00pm

*Please contact Sue Wehling for more information at

Radiology Tech Lab

Location: C-212

TBD. Stay Tuned!

Surgical Tech Lab

Location: NCCC Sanborn Campus, CA-108

Spring 2021 Hours:

Virtual Anatomy Lab

Virtual Anatomy Lab:

This website provides digital access to the models, microscope slides, and dissection materials utilized in the Anatomy & Physiology Labs at NCCC.

Wellness Center

Location: Wellness Center, C-122

Phone: 716-614-6275


It is the mission of the NCCC Wellness Center Personal Counselors to provide free and confidential counseling services to students in a safe, friendly environment and to work towards improving the mental health of students with the overall goal of improving their personal, academic, and overall functioning. Counseling services include short-term individual therapy, group therapy, educational workshops, consultation services, crisis intervention, and referral services. All aspects of counseling are strength-based as Counselors work collaboratively with students, staff, and community services to provide solution-focused therapy to enhance the quality of student life. We are dedicated to empowering students to make informed, positive lifestyle choices, to take responsibility for self-care, and achieve optimal levels of wellness in order to reach their full academic potential.

Counseling Services offered include:

  • Educational Workshops: Varied throughout the semester. Please refer to Unschedule or contact the Wellness Center for more information.
  • Consultation Services: Provided for NCCC faculty, staff, and students in regard to NCCC students.
  • Crisis-Intervention/Emergency Sessions: Offered on an as-needed basis throughout the academic year.
  • Group Therapy: Varied throughout the semester. Check with the NCCC Wellness Center staff for an updated list of groups.
  • Referral Services: Appropriate referrals to community agencies will be made as necessary.
  • Short-Term Individual Therapy: Currently enrolled students (part or full time) are eligible for 4 sessions per semester. (Extension of the number of sessions is at the discretion of the counselor). Sessions typically run 45-50 minutes.


Academic Center for Excellence
Phone: 716-614-6724
Location: D-201 (within the Lewis Library)