Learning Skills Center (LSC)
The Learning Skills Center at Kishwaukee College provides tutoring services for Kishwaukee College students and testing services for Kishwaukee College students and community residents.
Phone Number: ( 815) 825-2086, ext. 3880
Fall 2013 Hours
Monday - Thursday 8 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Friday 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Testing Services provides secure and convenient academic testing for Kishwaukee College students and community residents while maintaining and adhering to all standards set forth by the National College Testing Association (NCTA).
Testing Services is open during LSC hours.
*A photo ID is required for all types of testing.
For a complete list of services and guidelines, please visit www.kishwaukeecollege.edu/go/testingservices.
Tutoring for Kishwaukee College students is regularly available in the following academic areas: mathematics, chemistry, physics, biology, accounting, English, reading, and Spanish. One-on-one assistance in study skills is also available. Tutoring schedules are available in the Learning Skills Center and on our page in MyKC. The tutoring service is free, and no appointment is necessary.
The Writing Lab
The Writing Lab answers all of your writing-related questions regardless of the class or assignment. No appointment is necessary, and students can get help individually or in small groups.
Monday & Wednesday 9:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Thursday & Tuesday 9:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Friday 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
The Center has a 12-station open computer lab. All machines are Windows PCs and run a variety of programs, including Internet Explorer, and Microsoft Word and Excel. In addition, several tutorials to enhance classroom performance are also available, including Derive. No food or drinks are allowed in the lab. The lab is open during regular Learning Skills Center hours.