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Anthony Peterson Centers for Academic Assistance

Mission Statement

The mission of the Anthony Peterson Center for Academic Assistance is to provide free
learning support to students and community members in a welcoming environment of integrity,
dignity, and creativity. By offering professional tutoring services and educational resources for
improving key skills related to various content areas, the center strives to empower learners to
become independent thinkers, poised for success in college and beyond. 

November On Campus and Online Districtwide Workshops & Exam Reviews

Please choose the link to your desired campus below for online & campus-specific hours and services.

Districtwide Accounting Tutoring Information Flyer

For more information about each campus' hours, resources, and subjects tutored, please click on their names above. For Districtwide face-to-face and online appointment scheduling and information about subjects and availability, please choose your preferred campus on the Collin writing/math/science appointment scheduling system and sign in with your CWID or scan your Collin College ID card (when in a Center) to access your free tutoring account.
Check out our Districtwide student support guide to find out what kind of tutoring/studying assistance each campus offers. On campus subject tutoring such as economics and accounting takes place during long semesters.
 
 

 Allen Tech

Technical Campus: On Campus Operating Hours
Monday -- Thursday: 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Friday:
 9:00 a.m. -  5:00 p.m
Free Printing Available
 
Math
Monday -- Thursday: 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Friday:  9:00 a.m. -  5:00 p.m.
 
Writing
Monday - Thursday:  9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Friday: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
CCTC Science Labs, contact Rrijal@collin.edu or call 972.553.1140.

Private Study Rooms        Open Computer Lab       

Microscope Check-out: 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Monday -Friday

 
Guide to TracCloud Scheduling
 
Questions? 972.553.1236
Email us at TechnicalAPCAA@collin.edu 
Research Question? Ask a Librarian
 
2550 Bending Branch Way
Allen, TX 75013
Room A280
Celina
Celina Campus: On Campus Operating Hours 
Monday - Friday: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. 
 
 
Math
Tuesday & Thursday: 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
 
Writing
Monday:10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.        
Tuesday: 9:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Wednesday: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Thursday: 9:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Friday: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
 
Biology and A&P:
Monday: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
 
Questions? 469.905.3528
Research Question? Ask a Librarian
 
2505 Kinship Parkway   
Celina, Texas 75009
Library Room 002
Farmersville Campus: On Campus Operating Hours 
Monday & Wednesday: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday & Thursday: 8:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Student Printing Available
 
 
Math
Monday and Thursday 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Tuesday 12:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
 
Writing
Monday & Wednesday: 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.        
Tuesday & Thursday: 12:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Friday: 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
 
Microscope Check-out: Monday - Wednesday & Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
   Thursday: 8:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
 
Questions?  972.549.6499
Research Question? Ask a Librarian
 
 
501 S. Collin Parkway
Farmersville, TX  75442
Room 120
Fall Workshops Coming Soon
Frisco Library
Frisco Writing Center: Click this Information Page
Frisco Campus Writing Center: On Campus Operating Hours
Monday - Thursday: 9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Friday & Saturday: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Free Printing Available
 

Schedule an on Campus or Online Writing Center Appointment

 
Questions? 972.377.1576
Research Question? Ask a Librarian

9700 Wade Blvd.
Frisco, TX 75035

Frisco Math Lab: Click this Information Page
Frisco Campus Math Lab: On Campus Operating Hours
Monday - Thursday: 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Friday: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Saturday: 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Free Printing Available
 
 
 
Questions? 972.377.1639

9700 Wade Blvd.
Frisco, TX 75035

Frisco Campus Science Den

PLEASE NOTE:  The Frisco Science Den is Drop-in/Walk-in only.  Students may not schedule appointments.  For their convenience, the schedule is open to all students in search of science assistance. Students in search of appointments may click the link below for online appointment or other campus' appointment availability.

Science Labs Manager: Melody Holmes, ScienceDen@collin.edu
 
Walk-ins Welcome

Check the Frisco Science Den walk-in schedule for subjects and times.

9700 Wade Blvd.
Frisco, TX 75035

Fall Workshops Coming Soon
Writing Center
McKinney Campus: On Campus Writing Center Operating Hours
Monday - Thursday: 9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Friday: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Saturday: 12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Free Printing Available
 
 
Questions? 972-548-6857 
Email us at: mckapcaa@collin.edu

2200 West University Drive
McKinney, Texas 75071

A104

McKinney Campus: On Campus Math Lab Operating Hours
Monday - Thursday: 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Friday: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Saturday: 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Questions? 972-548-6896

Schedule an on Campus or Online Math Lab Appointment, or Sign up for a Walk-in

C237
Open during library hours for independent study
 
Science Model and Tutor/Subject Availability coming soon
 

 

LA117
 
 Plano Campus
Plano Campus: On Campus Operating Hours
Monday - Thursday: 9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Friday: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Saturday: 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
 
Math: 0405 through Calculus III
Reading: Critical Reading Practice/Tips
Writing: All
Science: Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, Physics, Biology, and Anatomy & Physiology
Open Computer LabMicroscopes Available during Open HoursScience Models 


Email: WCPlano@collin.eduQuestion? 972.881.5843Research Question? Ask a Librarian
2800 E. Spring Creek ParkwayPlano, Texas 75074D203

D225: Walk-in Math Tutoring

D210: Most workshops. Check flyer below.

 

Wylie Campus

Wylie Campus: On Campus Operating Hours
Monday - Thursday: 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Friday & Saturday: 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Free Printing Available
 
 
Math: 0405 through Calculus III
Reading: Critical Reading Practice/Tips
Writing: All
Science: Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, and Biology/Anatomy & Physiology
 
 
Open Computer Lab        Private Study Rooms        Rocks & Minerals        Science Models
Free B/W Printing          Microscope Reservations
Monday - Thursday: 9:00 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Friday & Saturday: 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Question? 972.378.8574
Research Question? Ask a Librarian
 
391 Country Club Road
Wylie, Texas 75098
WLB 217 A - K

Fall Writing Workshops: Wylie Campus

Wylie APCAA Free Workshops/Exam Reviews for November: All students/community members welcome. Professors will be notified of student attendance via email. Free, no registration needed. Located in the Wylie library (WLB) building.

Writing/Reading: Thursday, November 18:  Formatting Field Guide Workshop 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. with Alex Bourque, room WLB217A

Anatomy & Physiology I: Friday, November 19: A&P I Exam Review, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. with Professor Doumen, room WLB217A

Biology 1406/1408: Tuesday, November 22: Biology Exam Review for Professor Cardenas, 2:30 – 3:30 p.m. with Dr. Shaima Khan, room WLB217A

Algebra 1314: Tuesday, November 29: Algebra 1314 Review for Professor Reeder, 1:00 – 3:30 p.m. with Bryan Valenzuela, room WLB217A

Texas TSI: TSI Information/Links to Texaswide Higher Ed. Application

TSI Information: Collin Testing Centers TSI Information

Wylie Campus Math and Science Workshops and Online Resources 

How to Read and Interpret Graphs

P E M D A S

Exact Numbers and Scientific Notation

Significant Figures for Science and Math

Row Ops

Linear Programming

Gauss Jordan Elimination

Composite Functions

The Unit Circle

Online Math Resources

Free Graphing Calculator

General Math & Math Excercises Websites

Khan Academy: Algebra Basics

Khan Academy: Precalculus

Khan Academy: Statistics

PurpleMath.com: Math TSI Practice Course

TSI II Sample Math Problems for Practice

QuickTips Science Workshops/PDFs/Links to Apps

Atlas of the Visible Body

Free HESI Practice Tests

Free TEAS Practice Tests

Free TSI Practice Tests

What is a Hypothesis? (PDF)

Significant Figures

UCONN: Writing in Biology

UManitoba: Writing a Science Lab Report (PDF)

QuickTips Writing Workshops/PDFs

Articles (PDF)

Strategies for Critical Reading (PDF)

More Critical Reading Strategies

Avoiding Plagiarism

Avoiding Plagiarism (PDF for the hearing impaired)

Citing Government Documents and Websites

Directly Quoting and Citing Sources

Entering the Conversation: Research for Argument Essays

Entering the Conversation: (PDF for the hearing impaired)

Lateral Searching: How to Evaluate the Credibility of Sources Online

MLA PowerPoint/8th Edition

Paraphrasing Sources

Tips for More Effective Writing

Online Writing Resources and Games

Purdue OWL: APA Style Introduction

Chicago Manual of Style Online

Grammar Bytes!

Free Rice Word Matching (Offered by the UN World Food Program)

MLA Style Center: How to Format a Research Paper

 
 
Question?

Online Workshops: Please see the comprehensive Districtwide list of Workshops and Exam Reviews above.

INRW, ESL, and ACCESS approved students may request an extended appointment, up to one hour in length. ACCESS students must send a request and proof of ACCESS accomodations to APCAA.Districtwide@collin.edu. Please place your name in the body of your email and tell us you are requesting extended tutoring time. 

 

For locations, subjects, and times, please download THIS PDF

or go to THIS Online Appointment Scheduler

For locations, subjects, and times, please download THIS PDF

or go to THIS online appointment scheduler

 

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