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Welcome to the Academic Success Center!


GBC's Academic Success Centers (ASC) on the Elko campus and at GBC's rural centers offer the following services to GBC students, all at no cost. GBC is committed to your success!


  • Live tutoring -- free to all GBC students
  • Free placement testing
  • Proctored testing
  • Open computer labs
  • Free Student Success Workshops (also available online)

FREE Math Refresher Class Offered


A math refresher class will be held January 5 through January 15 from 5:30-7:30 pm Monday through Thursday in the following locations:


  • Elko - HTC 123ASC math graphic
  • Winnemucca - GBC 109
  • Pahrump - PVC 122
  • Ely - GBC 114
  • Battle Mountain - GBC BM 2


The class is free and requires no pre-registration. Just show up to the class with pencils and paper, and increase your math Accuplacer scores!


Remote Tutoring via Email and SKYPE


In addition, the ASC offers tutoring via Email and SKYPE to students working from off-campus.For instructions on how to obtain tutoring via email, check the English/Writing and Math/Science pages.


To schedule a tutoring appointment via SKYPE, phone the Elko ASC at (775) 753-2149.


Please allow 2 - 3 days for the online tutor to review and return your work.


Elko: Live Tutoring and Testing and Computer Labs


The Elko ASC offers live tutoring in English/Writing, Math/Science, and Spanish. It also includes a Testing Center and a 60-station computer lab. Computers are equipped with Windows 7 and the full Microsoft Office 2010 Suite (Word, Excel, Power Point, Publisher, Access, etc.).


Hours and contact information for the Elko Campus ASC are shown below.

Regular Semester Schedule, Elko

During the winter break, from Dec. 15 to Jan 16, we will be open from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. M-F. No tutors will be available during this time. If you need to take a proctored test, please call (775) 753-2144 or (775) 753-2149 to schedule an appointment.


The ASC is closed on holidays and during Spring/Christmas breaks.

Tutoring and Computer Use:

Monday-Thursday: 9am - 8pm
Friday: 9am - 4pm
Saturday and Sunday: Closed


GBC Students may also use the computer lab in the Elko GBC High Tech Center (HTC). For hours, click here.

Testing Center:

Monday-Thursday: 9am - 8pm
Friday: 9am - 4pm
Saturday, Sunday: Closed

Elko ASC Contact Information



Elko ASC Phone: (775) 753-2149


ASC location: EIT 114 [map]


Email address for tutors:



ASC Director: Ping Wang



Other Nevada GBC Centers: Live Tutoring, Testing, and Computer Labs


The following links provide information about tutoring, placemement and proctored testing, and computing labs in GBC's rural centers:


Battle Mountain

Pahrump Valley



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