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Academic Achievement Center

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COVID-19 RESPONSE: The Academic Achievement Center (AAC) and our dedicated staff are here remotely to support your academic needs!  You can schedule recurring or individual appointments delivered via phone, Zoom conference-call, or RingCentral calling through Starfish, and send us a direct message also through the "Raise Your Hand" feature in your Starfish menu.

Academic Achievement Center

The Academic Achievement Center will continue with normal operations through virtual, online supports throughout the rest of the semester. Students can continue to schedule appointments via Starfish and also have access to online tutoring services through within Canvas.    

Our services include:

Individual And Small Group Tutoring

You can seek assistance in various content areas, get instruction on ways to improve study skills and take effective notes, focus on time management, organization, active reading, and also strategies to optimize online learning.

Writing Assistance

Our tutors can help you through the writing process by offering suggestions in many areas including grammar, format and citations (APA, MLA,), along with general content and flow.

Study Groups

You can form and attend study groups focused on a variety of topics and specific content areas through conference calling and Zoom. The AAC and library staff can assist you with forming such groups.

Online Tutoring

You can use, a convenient and effective online tutoring service, free to all Lasell students, ready to use at a time that's convenient for your schedule.  Go to Canvas and click on "Resources" to access this service at your convenience. With single-sign-on, you can use your Lasell credentials to get you started with this fantastic online resource.

Flexible Solutions For Remote Support

You can schedule an appointment via Starfish to speak with an AAC tutor at a scheduled time over the phone, via Skype, or chat during our regular hours.

Disability Supports

For questions about disability supports, please contact Dolores Radlo at: 
via Starfish for remote session  

Need Help, But Are Not Sure Who To Ask?  

Log into Starfish and click "Raise Your Hand" to ask a general question, or to send a message directly to the Academic Achievement Center for academic support.  

Days/Hours Of Operation

  • Through end of semester: (always available online through Canvas link, 24/7)
  • Fall 2020: Remote tutoring, Mondays-Thursdays 8:30am-9pm, Fridays 8:30am-4:30pm; make appointments via Starfish

Please Note: All AAC tutoring supports are always available at no additional cost for all Lasell University students - there are no fees for online tutoring services.


We offer a variety of services, including:

  • Individual & Group Tutoring Sessions
  • Study Groups
  • Writing Assistance
  • Organization & Time Optimizing
  • Study Strategies, Note-Taking Techniques, Reading Tips
  • Online Content Tutoring Sessions and Virtual Writing Lab
  • Flexible Solutions - Phone or Zoom/Skype Remote Consultation
  • Embedded Tutoring within Writing Workshops and other selected courses

Learning Specialists

Our peer writing tutors have earned International Tutor Training Certification.