Learning Assistance Center

The Learning Assistance Center (L.A.C.) is NMSU Carlsbad’s tutoring center that offers all NMSU students free tutoring in all developmental- and college-level courses. In addition, the L.A.C. offers assistance in test preparation, specifically for the ACCUPLACER placement exam and the HESI A2.

The L.A.C.’s mission is to provide all students with student-centered and directed academic support services to help them become self-confident, independent learners who succeed in current and future college courses.

The L.A.C. is staffed by both full- and part-time tutors in a variety of subjects. Students may walk-in or may schedule an appointment with specific tutor. All individual and small-group tutoring sessions are fifty (50) minutes long. The L.A.C.’s facilitates tutoring in formats such as individual sessions, small group sessions, review workshops, or in the classroom via the embedded tutoring program.

Location & Hours (Fall/Spring Semesters)
Monday-Thursday, 8:00am - 7:00pm
Friday, 9:00am - 1:00pm
Room IB253
Summer Hours
Monday-Thursday, 7:00am - 6:00pm
Room IB253
Phone: (575) 234-9315