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Tutoring and Learning Resources

Tutoring at ACC is free to all students. See below for more information about tutoring options either specific to Visual Communication classes or for college-wide general education classes.

Viscom Support Labs / Tutoring

Stop by a Software or UX Support Lab to get feedback and/or tutoring, collaborate with other students, and get your questions answered by our tutors. UX and Software tutors are available on a first-come, first-serve basis. Online and in-person hours are available.

UX Support Lab / Tutoring

Visit UX Support Lab for help with:

  • UX Tools like Figma
  • Concept and design feedback
  • Basic HTML and CSS coding

Monday 9am–12pm online via Zoom

Tuesday 4–7pm online via Zoom

Wednesday 9am–12pm online via Zoom

Saturday 9am–12pm online via Zoom

Zoom Link (same for all days)
Meeting ID: 703 777 2919
Passcode: 053863

UX Tutors:
Kim Aland

Leah Lanphear

Software Support Lab / Tutoring

Visit Software Support Lab for help with:

  • Adobe Creative Cloud programs like Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign
  • Printing and production
  • Technical production considerations

Thursday 3–8pm in-person
HLC Building 2000, Room 2340

Friday 10am–6pm in-person
HLC Building 2000, Room 2340

Sunday 12–6pm online via Google Meet

Meeting Link (same for all days)
Join via phone: 205-832-1418
PIN: 386 969 623

Online tutoring is also available during in-person hours. To coordinate this, contact your software tutor directly.

Software Tutor:
Tamara Nelson

Open Lab Hours

Visual Communication students have access to our state-of-the-art computer labs to work on course assignments during the following times:

Monday 12–5pm

Tuesday 9–11:45am AND 3–8pm

Wednesday 12–5pm

Thursday 9–11:45am AND 3–8pm

Friday 10am–6pm

HLC Building 2000, Room 2340 (Foundation Room A)


ACCelerators are innovative learning spaces with computer stations, academic and career coaching, learning lab tutors, study rooms, and classes. See the Accelerator webpage for more details, and to check the hours of operation.

Students visiting the Highland Campus ACCelerator should note that Adobe software is loaded onto the Mac computers located in Zone 1 (Green).


Viscom employs a dedicated print assistant to help with printing work for your classes. Ask your instructors about opportunities to do this.

You may print any work for Viscom classes at the in-person Software Support lab:
Fri: 10:30am–6pm
HLC Building 2000, Room 2340 (Foundation Room A)

For all other printing needs, free black and white printing (up to 15 pages per day) is offered in the ACCelerator.

ACC General Studies Tutors

ACC tutors are dedicated professionals whose goal is to help you become a confident student.

Tutoring is free and available online or in-person at ACC Learning Labs. Walk-in tutoring is available at every Learning Lab during listed hours. Check the tutoring schedules to find tutoring times for specific subjects.

To schedule a one-on-one tutoring session visit the Virtual Success Center.

You can learn to:

  • Formulate questions
  • Use your textbooks as resources
  • Prepare for exams
  • Evaluate/correct exams
  • Manage the course material
  • Improve study skills and time management
  • Recognize your strengths and weaknesses as a learner

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