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Ping Wang
Academic Success Center Director
Great Basin College
Phone: 775-753-2144


Elko ASC Phone:

ASC Location:
EIT 114 [map]

E-mail Address for Tutors:

Regular Semester Hours:
9 am - 8 pm
Friday: 9 am - 4 pm
Saturday and Sunday: Closed

Summer Hours:
Call or e-mail Academic Success Center Director Ping Wang at 775-753-2144 or, for hours of operation and to schedule a summer exam.

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Academic Success Center

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)

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Refresh your math skills in EdReady at any time and at any place where you have an internet access. Three math refreshers are provided:

  • Math Refresher - Arithmetic
  • Math Refresher - Elementary Algebra
  • Math Refresher - College Level Math

Use our free resources and make your improvement in Math. You can DO IT!

Go to GBC's EdReady site and click "Get Started" to set up your FREE account.

Remote Tutoring via E-mail 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 e-mail, 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, Testing Center, 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.).

Fall and Spring Semesters


  • Monday - Thursday: 9 am - 8 pm
  • Friday: 9 am - 4 pm
  • Holidays and Weekends: Closed

Please drop by our office or call 775-753-2149 to schedule an appointment.


  • Monday - Thursday: 9 am - 8 pm
  • Friday: 9 am - 4 pm
  • Holidays and Weekends: Closed

No appointments are needed for tests of GBC courses. Please drop by our office or call 775-753-2149 for any assistance.

Computer Use:

  • Monday - Thursday: 8 am - 8 pm
  • Friday: 9 am - 4 pm
  • Holidays and Weekends: Closed

GBC Students may also use the computer lab in the Elko GBC High Tech Center (HTC). Click here for hours.

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:

For More Information Contact

Ping Wang
Academic Success Center
Great Basin College
Phone: 775-753-2144

Why Great Basin College

Great Basin College wants to be your choice for higher education. GBC offers associate and baccalaureate level instruction in career and technical education and academic areas. About 3,800 students are enrolled online from across the country and on campuses and centers across 86,500 square miles, two time zones, and ten of Nevada’s largest counties. We border Arizona, Oregon, Idaho, Utah, and California. We are GBC!

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