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Tutoring and Academic Skills Centers​
Tutoring & Academic Skills Center


 Palm Desert Campus (PDC)



College of the Desert
ASC Building
43500 Monterey Avenue
Palm Desert, CA 92260
Winter Intersession
(01/03/18 - 01/24/18)
Computer & Language Labs at PDC
Monday - Thursday 
 9:00 am - 4:00 pm  
  9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Saturday & Sunday: Closed
Tutoring Center Hours at PDC
Tuesdays & Wednesdays
  11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Saturday & Sunday: Closed
Main Line Phone: 760-773-2557
Tutor Center: 760-776-7241

 Indio/East Valley Campus (EVC)



College of the Desert
Room 205
45524 Oasis Street
Indio, CA 92201

Winter Intersession
(01/03/18 - 01/24/18)
TASC Lab at Indio EVC
Monday - Thursday
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
  9:00 am - 1:00 pm
  9:00 am - 2:00 pm 00 am - 1:00 pm
Saturday & Sunday: Closed
Phone: 760-346-8041, Ext 5382

 Mecca-Thermal Campus (MTC)



College of the Desert
TASC Lab Room C3
61120 Buchanan Street
Mecca, CA 92254

Winter Intersession 
(01/03/18 - 01/24/18)
TASC Lab at Mecca-Thermal MTC
Closed All Term 
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday - Sunday
Phone: 760-396-3410

 Desert Hot Springs (DHS)



College of the Desert
Student Services

Edward Wenzlaff Education Center
11626 West Drive
Desert Hot Springs, CA 92240

Winter Intersession 
(01/03/18 - 01/24/18)
TASC Representation at Student 
Services Center - Wenzlaff DHS


Closed All Term 
 9:30 am - 8:00 pm

Friday - Sunday

Phone: 760-674-7812

Upgrade Your Tool Kit for Success

During Winter Intersession, TASC Labs will be open at Palm Desert and Indio. Please scan the panel on the lower left for hours of operation and contact information at all TASC Labs.

Tutoring and Academic Skills Center provides a TASC Lab at each leading site of College of the Desert. TASC Labs include space for students to study, complete coursework, and obtain guidance with classroom content. Friendly, knowledgeable staff will be there to assist students with accessing any of the following services:

  • Peer Tutors and Faculty Liaisons

  • Language and ESL Lab facilities

  • Specialized software for various courses

  • Textbooks on loan for use in a TASC Lab

  • Computers for academic use and printing

  • Friendly, knowledgeable staff and faculty

A Word of Welcome

Daniel Aucutt, Director of Tutoring and Academic Skills CenterThe mission of TASC is to support independent study habits and sustainable learning for our students. We do this by providing the academic support and tools that empower individuals to take charge of their goals. We want to collaborate with you in this endeavor, so please, stop by any of the four campus based TASC Labs, and let's get started.

Daniel Aucutt, Director of Tutoring and Academic Skills Center

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Use the Suggestion Box below to post constructive suggestions about TASC Labs, or share your thoughts about learning.

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Watch the video below

Take a video tour of the TASC Center by clicking on the video below.