Learning Centers

Tutorials and specialized support activities offered through the Academic Foundations Learning Centers and Writing Centers at both campuses are designed to enrich educational opportunities of MCC students and subscribe to the College's highest priority: student success.

Services Offered:


    • Specified services for Transitional Studies (TRS), English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)/Foreign Languages students includes supplemental software for TRS math and writing courses, CD-ROMs, and make-up testing (offered in certain designated centers).
    • One-on-one and group tutorials are offered to students across academic disciplines in more than 300 MCC courses. (In addition, tutorials are offered at the Applied Technologies Center. Upon request, on-site tutoring is available at the Public Safety Training Facility.)
    • Occupation-specific workshops, customized review sessions, and guest speaker presentations for career and technical students are offered.
    • In-class workshops assist students in strengthening their writing skills (i.e., in-class essays, response essays, what a college paper should look like, literary essays, documentation styles for research papers).
    • Computers are available for students to type papers, research via the internet, access email accounts, etc.


Operational Hours:

Brighton Campus

Academic Foundations Learning Center
Building 11 Room 211

Monday – Thursday 8:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Friday 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Martha MacDonald, Senior Technical Assistant (585) 292-3396
E-mail address: mmacdonald@monroecc.edu

Writing Center
Building 11 Room 208

Monday – Thursday 9:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Friday 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Saturday 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

NOTE: Center opens at 8:45 a.m.; walk-in tutoring begins at 9:00 a.m. throughout the week

Jean McDonough, Senior Technical Assistant (585) 292-3360
E-mail address: jmcdonough@monroecc.edu

Downtown Campus

4th Floor Learning Commons

Monday – Thursday 9:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Friday 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Saturday 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Ann Bauer, Senior Technical Assistant (585) 685-6005 (Option 2)
E-mail address: abauer@monroecc.edu

Patricia Kennedy, Director (585) 292-2348