Alice Lloyd College

Academic Resources

ALC provides students with a variety of academic resources to help them succeed. Below you will find information about academic advising and faculty office hours, finding a tutor, computer labs, career placement, and receiving counseling during difficult times. College life can be hard, but the faculty and staff at ALC are here to help!

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Academic Advising / Faculty Office Hours

Good planning is a key ingredient for academic success. In order to promote good planning, each student is assigned a Faculty Advisor. Students work closely with Faculty Advisors to develop a schedule of classes and activities that will best help in the achievement of academic goals. Faculty Advisors also assist students in choosing a major area of study and fulfilling the College’s graduation requirements. Advisors are assigned by the Registrar on the basis of the student’s academic and professional interests and intended major. A student who wishes to change his or her Faculty Advisor may obtain a Change of Academic Student Status form for this purpose from the Registrar.

Click here (pdf) for Faculty Office Hours for Spring 2014.

Tutoring

Tutoring is available to Alice Lloyd College students. Each semester, a list of trained tutors is compiled by the professors to help struggling students with various classes. Tutoring is done on a one-to-one basis by fellow students and faculty and in group sessions arranged by instructors and the Coordinator of Tutorial Services. Regular meetings with a counselor and tutoring are part of the special assistance required for students on academic probation.

Please click here (pdf) to see the Spring 2014 tutoring schedule!

Computer Labs

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The first floor of the McGaw Library and Learning Center includes the Bill and Hilda Baum Technology Center. The technology center consists of a walk-in computer laboratory for ALC students, which is open approximately 75 hours per week. The computer lab is used for scheduled classes where faculty members make use of the technology. The lab features state of the art computers, the latest software, laser printers for output, and have Internet access. Computers run Windows XP Pro, Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Access, Powerpoint), and McAfee Virus Scan. Lab hours are posted on the door and communicated to faculty and staff. A casual lounge is located between the computer lab and the Ralph Edwards Auditorium.

Alice Lloyd College provides five computer labs for student access:

Walk-In Lab

30 Units, 3 Laser Printers
Open to ALL students.
Hours of operation:
Monday – Thursday: 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.
Friday: 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Saturday: 12:00 noon to 6:00 p.m.
Sunday: 6:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.
Location: Computer Center – McGaw Library and Learning Center, 1st Floor

Business Resource Center

7 Units, 1 Laser Printer, 3 Inkjet Printers
Open to all Business majors.
Hours posted at location.
Location: June Buchanan Alumni Center, 2nd Floor

Education Curriculum Center

4 Units, 1 Laser Printer
Open to all Education majors.
Hours posted at location.
Location: June Buchanan Alumni Center, 2nd Floor

English Resource Center

5 Units, 1 Laser Printer
Open to all English majors.
Hours posted at location.
Location: June Buchanan Alumni Center – English Department,1st Floor

Natural Science Resource Center

6 Units, 1 Laser Printer
Open to all Natural Science and Mathematics majors.
Hours posted at location.
Location: Andersen Science Center, 3rd Floor

Career Placement

The Office of Career Services at Alice Lloyd College provides career and life planning services for students. The following services are provided: general testing (interest inventories) and occupational and vocational information and guidance. The Office of Career Services gives assistance to all students in the areas of resumé writing, employability skills, graduate study information, study skills, preparation of individual credentials, and interview opportunities.

Counseling Services

The Retention Counselor is available to help students cope with the normal hassles of college life. Students who need clinical evaluation or follow-up are referred to the local counseling agency, Kentucky River Community Care, or are helped to find mental health services in their home communities.

Counseling Services Contact Information

Charlene Bentley, Retention Counselor
(606) 368-6110

Kentucky River Community Care
(606) 785-3556

KRCC 24-Hour Crisis Hotline (for emergencies only)
1-800-262-7491

Upcoming Events

Calendar

October 2012
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Office of Admissions Breast Cancer Awareness Month Begins

CloseOctober 1, 2012 @ N/A

Men's Cross Country @ UPike Invitational

CloseOctober 1, 2012 @ 5:00 pm

Women's Cross Country @ UPike Invitational

CloseOctober 1, 2012 @ 5:00 pm
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LE 101 Dining Etiquette Seminars

CloseOctober 2, 2012 @ N/A

Event Details >>

This special seminar is sponsored by the ALC Leadership Program.
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Marshall University College Fair

CloseOctober 3, 2012 @ N/A
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JBS 1st Quarter Grades Due

CloseOctober 4, 2012 @ N/A
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SAT Test Date

CloseOctober 6, 2012 @ N/A

Women's Volleyball versus Midway

CloseOctober 6, 2012 @ 12:00 pm
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ALC Midterm Grades Due

CloseOctober 10, 2012 @ N/A

JBS Science Fair

CloseOctober 10, 2012 @ N/A
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JBS Grandparents' Day

CloseOctober 12, 2012 @ N/A
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ALC Alumni Association Meeting

CloseOctober 13, 2012 @ N/A

Appalachia Day Homecoming

CloseOctober 13, 2012 @ N/A

Appalachia Day Homecoming

CloseOctober 13, 2012 @ N/A

Fall Open House

CloseOctober 13, 2012 @ 8:00 am

Eagles vs. Alumni

CloseOctober 13, 2012 @ 10:00 am

Eagles vs Alumni

CloseOctober 13, 2012 @ 3:00 pm

Lady Eagles vs Alumni

CloseOctober 13, 2012 @ 4:30 pm

The Penny Loafers

CloseOctober 13, 2012 @ 7:00 pm

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The Penny Loafers, an all-male quartet, treats us to a special performance during Appalachia Day Homecoming.
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Breast Cancer Awareness

CloseOctober 16, 2012 @ 1:00 pm

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A fundraising event sponsored by PBL.
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ALC Fall Break (No Classes)

CloseOctober 18, 2012 @ N/A

Fall Break (No Classes)

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JBS Fall Break (No Classes)

CloseOctober 18, 2012 October 19, 2012 @ N/A
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JBS Fall Break (No Classes)

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Women's Tennis @ IU Southeast

CloseOctober 19, 2012 @ N/A
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Women's Tennis @ Midway

CloseOctober 20, 2012 @ 11:00 am
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ALC Alcohol Awareness Week

CloseOctober 22, 2012 @ N/A

Alcohol Awareness Week

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ALC Alcohol Awareness Week

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Alcohol Awareness Week

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Choices

CloseOctober 23, 2012 @ 1:00 pm

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Mountain Comprehensive Care guests in this very important convo during Alcohol Awareness Week.
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ALC Alcohol Awareness Week

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Alcohol Awareness Week

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ALC Alcohol Awareness Week

CloseOctober 22, 2012 @ N/A

Alcohol Awareness Week

CloseOctober 22, 2012 @ N/A

Shame the Devil!: An Audience with Fanny Kemble (Convo 1)

CloseOctober 25, 2012 @ 1:00 pm

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As a prelude to tonight’s performance, please join us for a lecture by Kathi Ellis about Shame the Devil!: An Audience with Fanny Kemble.

Women's Volleyball versus Bluefield College

CloseOctober 25, 2012 @ 5:00 pm

Shame the Devil!: An Audience with Fanny Kemble

CloseOctober 25, 2012 @ 7:30 pm

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Megan Burnett performs her one-woman show Shame the Devil!: An Audience with Fanny Kemble.
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JBS Fall Festival

CloseOctober 26, 2012 @ N/A

Women's Tennis @ KIAC Tournament (@ IU East)

CloseOctober 26, 2012 @ N/A

Men's Cross Country @ Kentucky Christian Invitational

CloseOctober 26, 2012 @ 4:00 pm

Women's Cross Country @ Kentucky Christian Invitational

CloseOctober 26, 2012 @ 4:00 pm
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ACT Test Date

CloseOctober 27, 2012 @ N/A
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Trunk or Treat (Admissions Ambassadors)

CloseOctober 31, 2012 @ N/A
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Eagle Day Saturday

CloseNovember 3, 2012 @ N/A

SAT Test Date

CloseNovember 3, 2012 @ N/A