Academic Success Center

Phone: (619) 482-6348 

The Academic Success Center (ASC) / Learning Assistance Services (LAS) is located in Bldg 26 on the Chula Vista campus and provides free tutoring services in subjects from accounting to zoology.  These services are available to ALL registered Southwestern College students to assist in achieving academic success.

As a resource for students, faculty, and staff, LAS works to provide the fullest opportunities for mastering the strategies, skills, understandings, and attitudes that foster effective and self-directed learning in college and beyond. Students are encouraged to access services early in the semester.   All tutoring services can be accessed at

Free online tutoring is available via Zoom,  student can make appointments for LAS tutoring at   

Live, online tutoring is available during the evening and weekends can be accessed via the Western eTutoring Consortium at This service is available seven days a week and most major holidays from 5 a.m. until 12 a.m. Midnight.

Finally, the  Online Writing Lab (OWL) available at  This is an asynchronous service that features detailed, written responses to student writing for any class or educational need.

For further assistance or inquiries, please contact us via email or call 619-482-6348.