Tutoring and Academic Skills CenterTutoring and Academic Skills Center

Tutoring and Academic Skills Center

Welcome to the TASC

Tutoring and Academic Skills Center (TASC) labs and virtual services provide academic support for all actively enrolled COD students with a COD student identification number. Peer tutors serve students in-person at the Palm Desert campus, and virtual tutors can be found in Canvas, via the TASC course shell.  Please click the Contact Hours Location for Summer Term 2023 schedules.

Policies for Lab and Virtual TASC Usage

·     Students must log in when entering a lab and log out when leaving

·     Center use is for academic work only

·     Students MUST NOT alter default settings on the computers

·     Headphones and webcams are available for student use

·     Free printing for course related materials.  Textbook printing is NOT allowed due to copyright laws

·     No Food or Drinks are allowed, except drinks in sealed, non-spill containers

·     Cell phones should be set to vibrate/mute. Calls should be taken outside of the center

·     Low levels of conversation and group work are allowed. Excessive noise or talking not related to academics is prohibited

·     Students must follow the COD Student Code of Conduct

·     Campus policies do not allow children in the Center