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Welcome to the Academic Success Center!

The purpose of the Academic Success Center (ASC) is to assist currently enrolled students in developing skills that strengthen their written communication and quantitative reasoning abilities. 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. ASC Keys to Success

ASC Contact Information

Visit the Academic Success Center's Ask a Coach page

ASC Chat is currently staffed by an academic coach 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.

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


 Ask a Coach

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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 Resources

Writing Resources


Statistics Resources

Statistics Resources



Editing Resources

Editing Resources


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Academic Writer

APA Style


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

Coaching Scheduler

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

New Website Tour

View the New ASC Website video to get an idea of the layout of the new website. Learn about the different  resources and services available as well as get some tips on how to use them!

For Faculty Members: Collaboration Form

Faculty members, 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.