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Anthony Peterson Centers for Academic Assistance

 

Districtwide Summer Tutoring Schedule HERE

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. 

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

For face-to-face appointment scheduling and information about subjects and availability, please choose your preferred campus from the links provided and complete the one-time registration form to create a free tutoring account.  Students who desire online assistance should click on the new comprehensive District-Wide Online Tutoring schedule link above and register with that schedule as well. 
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 only; however, accounting tutoring is available online during summer sessions.

Guide to Using WCONLINE Appointment Scheduler

 Allen Tech

On campus operating hours:

Math:

On campus:

Monday -- Friday: 9 - 2:30 & 3:30 - 6

Writing:

On campus: 

Monday - Thursday: 9 - 12 & 1 - 6

Friday: 9 - 6

Private Study Rooms and Open Computer Lab:

9 - 5:30 Monday - Friday

Guide to MyWCOnline

Student Orientation PowerPoint

Questions? 972.553.1236

Email us at TechnicalAPCAA@collin.edu 

Schedule an on Campus Appointment

QR Code Allen Tech

Schedule a Math Appointment

Appointments are 15 or 30 minutes 

*Schedule a 45 minute appointment if you are working on a calculus problem.

Email us at TechnicalAPCAA@collin.edu

On campus--room A280

Online Tutoring

 For questions about the CCTC science labs, please contact Rrijal@collin.edu or call 972.553.1140.

 Schedule a Writing Appointment

Appointments are 45 minutes

*Schedule an hour appointment if you have ACCESS accommodation, are in ESL or INRW courses, or you have a draft that is more than five pages in length.

Email us: TechnicalAPCAA@collin.edu

On campus--room A280

Online Tutoring

Research question? Ask a Librarian

Tech Campus Fall Workshop Series Coming Soon

Guide to Accessing Virtual Workshops

 

 

Celina Fact Sheet

Celina-APCAA@collin.edu

469.905.3528

Schedule through QR Code

Schedule an online tutoring session HERE

Research Question? Ask a Librarian

Research Appointment? Book a Librarian

(All levels) Monday - Wednesday: 9:30 - 2:30

Register and schedule an appointment

(All levels)

Monday: 10 - 1

Tuesday: 10 - 4

Wednesday: 9 - 1

Thursday: 10 - 2

Register and schedule an appointment

Anatomy & Physiology and General Biology:

Mon: 10 - 5

Tues: 9 - 5

Register and schedule an appointment

Farmersville Campus, room 120
email: fvc-apcaa@collin.edu
Phone: 972.549.6499
 
501 S. Collin Parkway
Farmersville, TX  75442
Mon. - Thurs: 10 - 3
 
Friday: Open 07/08, 15, 22
 

Frisco Library

Frisco Math Lab: Click this  Information Page

Monday - Thursday: 9 - 6

Friday: 9 - 1

 Register and  Schedule a Math Appointment

Contact us: FriscoMathLab@collin.edu 972.377.1639

Online Tutoring

Science Labs Manager: Melody Holmes, ScienceDen@collin.edu
Schedule an on-Campus Appointment
Frisco Science Den QR Code

Check Frisco Science Den appointment schedule for subjects and times HERE

Online Tutoring

 
 Plano Campus
APCAA On Campus Hours
9 - 6 Monday - Thursday, 9 - 5 Friday, 11 - 3 Saturday

Students may schedule appointments or make reservations to use Center services:

Open Computer Lab, Math Tutoring, and the Writing Center.

Walk-in registration and appointment assistance is available.

Register or Schedule an Appointment
To avoid no-show penalties, please cancel at least one hour before appointment start time. Students are allowed a ten minute grace period before being marked "no-shows." After three no-shows, students' accounts are automatically disabled and they may not schedule an appointment again until the following semester.

On Campus Math Tutoring Appointments D203

9 - 6  Monday - Thursday

9 - 5 Friday

11 - 3 Saturday

Plano Math Lab Information Page

Click on the link below to access the schedule and for tutoring hours:

Register and Schedule a Math/Science Appointment
Contact us:  PlanoMathLab@collin.edu
Online Tutoring
Register and Schedule a Writing/Reading Appointment

30 minute face-to-face appointments

On Campus Writing/Reading Appointments D203

Monday - Friday: 9 - 6

Saturday: 11 - 3

Contact us: PlanoWC@collin.edu
972.881.5843
Research question? Ask a Librarian
Online Tutoring

Open Computer Lab Available

Monday - Friday 9 - 5:30

Saturday: 11 - 2:30

Wylie Campus 

Monday - Thursday: 9 - 5

Friday: 9 - 4

Online only Saturday & Sunday

Register or Schedule an Appointment
QR Code Wylie APCAA
Walk-in or make reservations to use the Center's private study rooms, microscopes, open computer lab, or free printing.
Services available: Open Computer Lab, Audio/Video Computers for Testing in Lockdown Mode, Science Den Models/Microscopes/Slides, Math Tutoring, Reading Tutoring, Writing Tutoring, Private Study Rooms, Free Printing.
Walk-in registration and appointment assistance is available.
Call or stop by the APCAA in the Wylie library, suite 217 A - K.
General questions:   972.378.8935 / wylieapcaa@collin.edu
To avoid no-show penalties, please cancel at least one hour before appointment start time. Students are allowed a ten minute grace period before being marked "no-shows." After three no-shows, students' accounts are automatically disabled and they may not schedule an appointment again until the following semester.

Register and Schedule a Math/Science Appointment

Monday - Thursday: 9 - 5

Friday: 9 - 4

https://wylie.mywconline.com

Chemistry tutoring: Monday - Thursday: 1:30 - 3:30 and online. Check online schedule for days and times.

Microscopes and slides, geology samples, private study rooms, biology models available for check-out:

Monday - Thursday: 9 - 4:30

Friday - 9 - 3:30

Online math appointments available at Online Tutoring

Face-to-face appointments inside Library, Room 217

Contact us: WylieAPCAA@collin.edu

Register and Schedule a Writing/Reading Appointment

Writing and Reading

Monday -Thursday: 9 - 5

Friday: 9am - 4pm.

30 minute appointments available. Students taking ESL, INRW, or co-requisite INRW/ENGL1301 may ask staff for permission to extend their appointments to one hour.  Call 972.378.8935 or walk into the Center, WLB suite 217.

Summer Writing Workshops

Online reading and writing appointments available at Online Tutoring

Face-to-face available inside library, suite 217

Contact us: WylieAPCAA@collin.edu

Research Question? Ask a Librarian

To set up "Book a Librarian" research help with a reference librarian at Wylie, go to: Book a Librarian

Private Study Rooms, Computer Lab, Free Printing, Science Slides & Models, Microscopes - Walk-ins available during regular hours.

QuickTips Math Workshops/PDFs
How to Read and Interpret Graphs
P.E.M.D.A.S
Row-Ops
Significant Figures
The Difference Quotient
The Unit Circle PDF
Online Mathematics Resources
Free Graphing Calculator
General Math & Math Problems and Exercises 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
Hypothesis Basics PDF
Significant Figures
Atlas of the Visible Body
Online Science Resources
UCONN Writing in Biology
QuickTips Writing Workshops/PDFs
Articles: PDF
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
Understanding Primary and Secondary Sources
Understanding Primary and Secondary Sources: PDF for the Hearing Impaired
Writing the Literary Analysis  "Little Things" PDF Handout for Writing the Literary Analysis Workshop
Online Writing Games and Resources
Academic Writer: APA's tool for teaching and learning effective writing
APA Style Guide, OWL at Purdue
Chicago Manual of Style
Chomp Chomp Grammar Exercises
Free Rice Word Matching: Feed the World
Keys to Writing an Analytic Paper
MLA Online: How to Format a Research Paper
MLA Style Center Presentations:
Evaluating Sources for Research
Integrating Quotations in Research Writing: A Lesson for College Students
On Crafting Topic Sentences. . .
Commas, Conjunctions, and Modifiers
MLA Style Guide, OWL at Purdue
Refresher: Parts of Speech
TSI Writing Prompts for Practice
TSI Practice Test: Reading/Writing

Links to Testing Center Test Information

 

Foundational Academic Success Tutoring (FAST) is a  new support program for all Developmental Education students and those enrolled in co-requisite courses (INRW/ENGL1301 or Math0405/Math002A).

Availability: Informal availability through Summer, 2022. See individual campus schedules for days and times.  Fall, 2022 available at Plano, McKinney, Frisco, Online, and Wylie.

2022 District-wide online tutoring in one convenient schedule. Write to icollinAPCAA@collin.edu for information.

Student Tutorial 

Online Tutoring Here

INRW, ESL, and ACCESS approved students may request an extended appointment, up to one hour in length. Students must complete an Online Tutoring Extended Time Request Form and send it as an attachment to icollinAPCAA@collin.edu. Please place your name in the body of your email and tell us you are requesting extended tutoring time. Read the directions carefully. Request forms must be fully completed in order for students to receive this service.


Online QR Code

 

Districtwide Support Tutoring for all Students Enrolled in DE MATH and INRW Related Courses

FAST Information for Summer, 2022 : See Districtwide schedule above for FAST Groups, FAST Reviews, and MyFAST one-to-one appointment times and days.

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