Learning Assistance Center

2021 LAC

The Learning Assistance Center (L.A.C.) provides instructional support for students at NMSU Carlsbad. The goals of the L.A.C. include tutoring students for a wide variety of developmental and college level courses, helping students improve their study and learning skills, and connecting students to the network of support available at the university and within the community.

The L.A.C. oversees the following:


  • Individual and Group Tutoring: Scheduled academic course assistance by qualified tutors for a wide variety of courses. Visit the L.A.C. for more information. Math tutoring for all CCDM and MATH courses through MATH 1220G College Algebra .
    • Learning and Study Skills: Assistance with a variety of needs from learning style assessment to time management. Visit the L.A.C. for more information.
    • Test Prep: Tutoring, books and online preparation for Accuplacer, ACT and HESI.

All services are offered free of charge to qualified NMSU Carlsbad students. Courses are offered for credit and adhere to the university tuition schedule. Students must be admitted to NMSU Carlsbad to access all services and courses.

For more information about these services or its offerings, call (575) 234-9315, visit the L.A.C. in Room 253 or visit our website at carlsbad.nmsu.edu. The L.A.C. hours are 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday and the hours on Friday is 8 a.m. to 12 noon; during the Fall and Spring semesters. Summer hours are determined at the end of the spring semester.