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Academic Success Center: Home


Welcome to the Academic Success Center!

The mission of the Academic Success Center (ASC) is to support students through the process of learning and developing their identities as scholars and practitioners. The ASC's tiers of service provide progressive levels of support to offer each student a personalized, meaningful experience. To go directly to a tier, click on that tier's link below. To read more about each tier, review ASC policies, and meet the staff, visit the Learn the ASC page. Academic Success Center Logo

ASC Chat

ASC Contact Information

ASC Chat Hours

ASC Chat is staffed by an academic coach at the following times (Pacific time zone):

Sunday 12:00-5:00 p.m.

Monday 10:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m.

Tuesday 10:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.

Wednesday 10:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m.

Thursday 10:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.

Friday 10:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m.

Saturday 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.

ASC Legal Writing Chat

Legal Writing Chat Hours

Wednesday 5:00-6:00 p.m.

Thursday 5:00-6:00 p.m.

Sunday 12:00-1:00 p.m.

If there is not a coach on duty, submit your question via one of the below methods:


 Ask a Coach

Search our FAQs on the Academic Success Center's Ask a Coach page.

Search Libguides

IT Support Services

IT Support Services

The NCU IT Support team is here to assist students with any technology issues. Here is their contact information:

Phone: 888-628-1567

Live Chat is available Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. MST

Tiers of Service

Self-Directed Resources

Students have access to these resources 24/7 in order to help them increase their written communication, quantitative reasoning, editing, and APA style skills.

Writing Resourses 

Writing Resources

            Statistics Resources 

Statistics Resources

Legal Resources

Legal Resources

APA Style Resources

APA Style Resources

ASC Logo- Key and Gears

Editing Resources

Editing Resources


Academic Writer 

Academic Writer




Ask a Coach

The Ask a Coach page is where you can search Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs), submit a question about writing or statistics to get a personalized answer, or chat live with a coach through ASC Chat.

Live Chat

ASC Chat


The Academic Success Center (ASC) offers three types of coaching: recorded, group, and individual sessions. Each type has a different focus to help you build skills and develop competence in either written communication or quantitative reasoning. Read about each type of coaching on the Learn the ASC page.

Recorded Sessions

Recorded Sessions


Group Sessions

Group Sessions



Individual Sessions

Individual Sessions

* Please view the What to Expect videos located on the Learn the ASC page for additional information.

Coaching Scheduler

Visit the Coaching Scheduler to sign up for coaching and to self-schedule recorded and group sessions.

APA 7th Edition Student Paper Template

Student Resource and Support Teams

Not able to find the resource you need on the Academic Success Center website? Check out one or more of the following resource areas.

Center for Teaching and Learning

Dissertation Center

Institutional Review Board (IRB)

Northcentral University Library

For Faculty Members and AFAs: Collaboration Form

Please use the collaboration form to recommend a student who would benefit from academic coaching. Please provide as much information as possible to assist ASC staff in developing a personalized collaboration letter. Students will receive an invitation to collaborate and the faculty member will be CC'd on the communication. Complete this form and email it to

For more resources, check out the Faculty Resources page.