Resources

Below is a collection of free resources available at Clark College to help address your academic, career, personal, and financial needs:

Academic Assistance and Tutoring

Tutoring Services
Tutoring services are available free of charge to all registered Clark College students. Tutors recommended by the faculty provide help in many subject areas. Students are able to schedule weekly, 1-on-1 appointments with tutors at Hawkins Hall for common subject areas.
http://library.clark.edu/?q=content/tutoring
Locations: Hawkins Hall, Room 102
The Annex: Applied Arts (AA4) Room 106
Columbia Tech Center, Room 336
Phone: 360-992-2253/2445

Online Tutoring Services
Free online tutoring is available to students, 24/7, at etutoring.org. Go to the site and select "Clark College" from the drop-down menu under "Northwest Consortium" and follow the directions to activate your account. If you already have an active account, you may go directly to the log-in.

STEM Help Centers for Mathematics and Science
The STEM Help Centers for Mathematics and Science provide free assistance on a drop-in basis. Instructors are available to assist students with all levels of astronomy, chemistry, physics and math. Help Centers are open every quarter through finals week. STEM Help Center schedules are posted throughout Bauer Hall and Anna Pechanec Hall and online at:
STEM Help Centers
Location: Varies, see schedules
Phone: 360-992-2029

Language Center
The Language Center offers assistance to students learning English, French, Japanese, Spanish and German at Clark College. Students may seek tutoring, conversation practice and help with written and oral assignments. The center also offers language support to Clark personnel and community members for the above and other languages when volunteers are available.
csci.clark.edu/~enl
Location: Bauer Hall, Room 101
Phone: 360-992-2694

The Writing Center
The Writing Center is located in the Tutoring Center and is open to the entire campus community to provide assistance with all writing, from paper assignments to resumes. The center provides free, one-on-one consulting for writing assignments from all courses. Consultants suggest strategies and teach principles to help you learn to evaluate and revise your own writing and become a more effective writer. Both appointments and drop-in hours are available.
http://library.clark.edu/?q=content/tutoring
Locations: Hawkins Hall, Room 102
The Annex: Applied Arts (AA4), Room 106
Columbia Tech Center, Room 336
Phone: 360-992-2253/2445

LearningExpress Library
LearningExpress Library provides interactive practice tests and tutorials for academic or career licensing tests. Improve math skills, reading comprehension or GED test preparation. Prepare for a career certification test in Civil Service, Nursing & Allied Health or Law Enforcement and more.
Location: Online at www.learnatest.com/LEL/index.cfm/?HR=http://www.clark.edu/Library
Phone: 360-992-2375

Academic Planning and Career Guidance

Advising Center
The Advising Center specializes in assisting students with educational planning, academic advising for Clark College degrees, transfer information and academic problem-solving. Call the Advising Center to get information about program-specific advising.
clark.edu/admissions_fin_aid/advising/
Location: Gaiser Hall, Room 108 and other locations.
Phone: 360-992-2345

Career Center
The Career and Employment Services Center offers free assistance to those who are seeking career and employment-related information or help with their job search. Resources include a computer lab with access to multiple career search services, an extensive library of books and videos, and one-on-one appointments with career and employment specialists.
clark.edu/student_services/employment/career_center.php
Location: Gaiser Hall, Room 108
Phone: 360-992-2155

Student Success Programs

Want to get and stay on track towards graduation? Are you concerned about your grades and how to manage all that you have going on? Are you new to campus, and want advice on how to be successful at Clark? If you answered yes to any of these questions, you should visit the Student Success Programs office. Friendly and knowledgeable staff and peer mentors are here to help you to identify and achieve your goals, and connect you with free resources and services at Clark.

clark.edu/student_services/student_success/index.php

Location: Penguin Union Building, Room 002

Phone: 360-992-2704

Assistance with Personal Difficulties

Counseling and Health Center
The Counseling Center provides personal, educational and career counseling at no charge to currently enrolled students. Counselors can help students identify interests and abilities, explore educational options, minimize obstacles to success, handle personal concerns, deal with anxiety and fears, cope with stress, manage test anxiety and increase assertiveness. Counseling is available by appointment.
clark.edu/student_services/counseling/index.php
Location: Health Sciences Building, Room 124
Phone: 360-992-2614

The Health Center provides many low-cost services to students, with an emphasis on prevention, self-care and early intervention. Student resources include a self-care area, health education, health exams for HEOC programs and sports programs, primary care and counseling/mental health care.
clark.edu/student_services/health_services/index.php
Location: Health Sciences Building, Room 124
Phone: 360-992-2264

Student Success Workshops
Student Success Workshops are offered quarterly. Topics include: Test-Taking Tips, Stress Management, Reading for College Success, Test Anxiety, Time Management, Note Taking for College Success, Career Exploration and more. A schedule is available online at:
clark.edu/student_services/employment/success_workshops.php

Location: Varies, see schedules
Phone: 360-992-2155

eLearning and Computing Resources

eLearning
eLearning can assist students with using the technology necessary for online, hybrid, telecourse, teleweb and Weekend Degree program courses as well as eLearning web-enhanced courses.
clark.edu/academics/eLearning/
Location: LIB 124 (In the breezeway between the Cannell Library and Gaiser Hall)
Phone: 360-992-2654 or 1-877-748-2654
Email: elearning@clark.edu

Computing Resources
Students enrolled for credit classes may use the open computer lab facilities at Clark College. Students are required to show proof of identification to the lab assistant, and student logins are required. Student Help Desk
Location: AA4, Room 110
Phone: 360-992-2562
Email: helpdesk@clark.edu

Financial Aid & Registration

Financial Aid
The Financial Aid Office helps eligible degree- and certificate-seeking students obtain funds to help meet their educational expenses at Clark College.
clark.edu/finaid
Location: Gaiser Hall, Room 101
Phone: 360-992-2153
Email: finaid@clark.edu

Registration
You can find information about waitlist policies, dates and deadlines, withdrawals and refunds, and other registration information at:
clark.edu/admissions_fin_aid/registration/index.php
Location: Gaiser Hall, Room 128
Phone: 360-992-2183

 

Additional Assistance

Disability Support Services
Clark College and the Disability Support Services (DSS) office staff assist those with disabilities in pursuing their educational goals. The DSS staff is committed to assuring Clark College, its services, programs, and activities are accessible to individuals with disabilities. The institution takes seriously its responsibility to follow both the spirit and letter of all pertinent federal and state mandates.
clark.edu/DSS
Location: Penguin Union Building (PUB), Room 013
Phone: 360-992-2314
Video phone: 360-991-0901

Diversity Center

The Diversity Center, is a welcoming and safe place for the entire Clark community (students, faculty, staff, and community members) to learn about and engage with issues of diversity, inclusion, power, privilege, inequity, and social justice. The Diversity Center hosts regular conversations, film screenings, workshops, and other events in our comfortable gathering space. It also has a lending library full of educational resources. All are welcome!

clark.edu/student_services/diversity/diversity_center.php

Location: Gaiser Hall, Room 214

Phone: 360-992-2053


Student Life

Student Life offers a variety of opportunities to become involved at Clark that can fit within your schedule and activities that matter to you including: Associated Students of Clark, Activities Programming Board, Clubs, Committees, ASCC programs, and Volunteering. Check out their webpage or visit their office to find out more.

clark.edu/student_life/index.php

Location: Penguin Union Building (PUB), Room 160

Phone: 360-992-2441


Legal Consultation
Free, one-time legal consultation is available to students. Thirty-minute consultation appointments are offered once a week through fall, winter and spring quarters. Multilingual legal counsel on family, criminal, and contract issues for students is available as needed.

Location: Appointments arranged through the Student Life office,Penguin Union Building (PUB), Room 160.
Phone: 360-992-2404