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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 Intercession Term Student Access Hours for TASC Computer & Language Labs at PDC 
Monday - Thursday 
  9:00 am - 4:00 pm
  9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Tutoring Center Hours at TASC PDC*
Tuesday & Wednesday
  11:00 am - 2:00 pm
  *Limited additional accommodations
Closed: Saturday & Sunday
Phone: 760-773-2557

 Indio/East Valley Campus (EVC)



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

Winter Intercession Term Student Access Hours for TASC Lab at Indio EVC
Monday - Thursday
  8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Closed: Saturday and Sunday
Phone: 760-346-8041, Ext 6698



 Mecca-Thermal Campus (MTC)



College of the Desert                        61120 Buchanan Street
Mecca, CA 92254

Winter Intercession Term Student Access Hours for TASC Lab at Mecca-Thermal MTC
Monday - Thursday
Closed: All Week for Winter
Phone: 760-396-3410

​​​​​​​​​​​​​Upgrade Your Tool Kit for Success

Come to a TASC Lab at any COD campus to use resources for completing coursework, and for seeking skillful guidance with mastering classroom content.  Friendly, knowledgeable staff will be there to assist you with 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

The mission of TASC is to support independent study opportunities and sustainable learning for students by providing critical 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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Watch the video below

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