North Lake provides free, convenient tutoring for a wide range of subjects. Instructional labs in a variety of disciplines are located throughout the campus. A diverse staff of trained, certified tutors is available to help North Lake students achieve their academic goals.

Math Center

Located in C211, the Math Center provides a quiet study area, study support materials, and free tutoring to students currently enrolled in North Lake DMAT or MATH courses. Call 972-273-3381 for more information.​

Science Learning Center

Located in P333, the Science Learning Center provides a quiet study area, study support materials, and free tutoring to students currently enrolled in science courses. Call 972-273-3273 for more information.

Academic Skills Center

The Academic Skills Center (ASC), located in the L100 area on the lower level of the NLC Library, houses the Blazer Internet Lounge, ESL Lab, Foreign Language Lab, Reading Lab and Writing Center. This collaborative approach is designed to help students develop and improve writing and language skills. Call 972-273-3089 for more information.
  • Writing Center
    The North Lake College Writing Center supports and supplements your classroom instruction by providing focused, individualized writing instruction geared to your needs.
  • ESOL Computer Lab
  • Online Writing Lab
    The Online Writing Lab (OWL) offers information and online tutoring to all North Lake students, faculty and staff.

Student Resource Center

The North Lake College Student Resource Center provides student access to current technology including computers, software, email and internet. The Student Resource Center also issues student IDs and parking decals.

Teacher reserves and reference textbooks may be checked out for review. A student ID is required for using the Student Resource Center and may be obtained in L240. Student ID is also required to check out media items.
  • Software: Windows 10 (some with CD burners), Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, Microsoft Office Suite 2013, and Windows Movie Maker
    • Select computers contain Adobe Suites (including Photoshop, Dreamweaver, Illustrator), Respondus Lockdown Browser, Camtasia, Turning Point, and Quickbooks
  • Media: Educational and mainstream movies, telecourse CDs/DVDs, audiobooks
  • Equipment: copy machines, printers, scanner, fax machine (for local, outgoing faxes only)

Computer printing and photocopies

Computer printing and photocopies may be made for 10¢ per black and white page, or $0.50 per color page. Both computer pay-per-print and photocopying require the creation of a "copy account" with a $1.00 minimum balance. Machines will accept bills only – NO coins. The machines do not give refunds.

Tutoring and assistance

Tutoring is available for accounting and computer programming. One-on-one and group tutoring sessions are available to currently enrolled students requesting assistance. Tutors are available by appointment during designated hours and days each week. Ask at the Student Resource Center front desk for more information.
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