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Academic Resources

From thesis research to help with your first-ever college assignment, CC offers a variety of resources and services for students with academic questions. Several academic departments employ recently-graduated paraprofessionals who are there to assist students and faculty without teaching classes. Departments can also recommend peer tutors with proper expertise to students.

Colket Student Learning Center

(719) 389-6168
Located: Tutt Library Learning Commons
Mission: The Colket Student Learning Center at Colorado College offers students the resources they need to succeed academically. Because of the intensity, pace, and intellectual rigor of the Block Plan, the Colket Center was established in 2002 to provide support programs that offer resources to students across the disciplines.

Computer and Technology Laboratory (CAT Lab)

(719) 389-6159
Located: Tutt Library Learning Commons
Mission:
The CAT Lab provides computers, scanners, digital video importing and editing equipment, color printers and disk duplications. The lab is available to all students, staff, and faculty. Academic projects have priority. Technology consultants are available during all lab hours to facilitate the use of computers and advanced technologies for teaching and learning.

Disability Services (DS)

(719) 227-8285
Located:
Tutt Library Learning Commons
Mission: Disability Services collaborates with the campus community to ensure an inclusive and accessible college experience for students with disabilities. They offer a variety of accommodations and resources to support students as they pursue their academic goals. Whether you’re a new student at CC or a current student just now checking out resources, the Disability Services staff would be happy to talk with you about your individual situation and how they can best assist you. For additional information, please contact Jan Edwards, CC’s Director of Disability Services (jedwards@coloradocollege.edu).

Help Desk (Computing Support)

(719) 389-6449
Located: Tutt Library Basement
Mission: The Help Desk is a campus source for online computer assistance at Colorado College. Help Desk support specialists offer assistance to the CC community in protecting, maintaining, and operating computers.

Media Services (Audio/Visual)

(719) 389-6378 [Equipment Reservation & Checkout]
(719) 389-6379 [Maintenance]
(719) 389-6382 [Special Events]
Located: Armstrong Hall Basement
Mission: Media Services (formerly "Audio/Visual Services") assists the campus community in presentation of aural, photographic, film, and video materials. This group supports classroom instruction, special events, and student and faculty projects. Services include delivery of equipment, scheduling of technical support, as well as media editing and training.

The Quantitative Reasoning Center

(719) 227-8289
Located: Colket Center for Academic Excellence in the Tutt Library
Mission: The Quantitative Reasoning Center (QRC) offers free professional and peer tutoring; assistance with study skills, problem solving, and time management; and study areas for group work with white boards, computers with science software, and the “amoeba table." Steve Getty, the Director of the QRC organizes tutoring for science and math courses and supports and conducts study sessions for specific courses.

Tutt Library

(719) 389-6662 [Reference Desk]
(719) 389-6184 [Circulation Desk]
Mission: To provide bibliographic, intellectual, and physical access to knowledge and information, to support the educational aims of Colorado College, and to promote continued independent learning.

Writing Center

(719) 389-6742
Located:
Tutt Library Learning Commons
Mission:
The Writing Center offers an arena where students can work through the writing process and improve the expression of their ideas by participating in individualized conferences with trained peer consultants and professional staff. The Writing Center is staffed by a full-time professional director, a professional English as a Second Language (ESL) instructor, two professional writing consultants, and student peer consultants.