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

Computer-LabsThe 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 Computer Lab

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 Computer Lab

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

English Resource Center Computer Lab

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 Computer Lab

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

September 2012
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ALC Last Day to Register/Drop/Add

CloseAugust 30, 2012 @ N/A
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JBS 1st Quarter Mid-Term Ends

CloseAugust 31, 2012 @ N/A
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Labor Day (no classes)

CloseSeptember 3, 2012 @ N/A

Labor Day (No Classes)

CloseSeptember 3, 2012 @ N/A

Labor Day (No Classes)

CloseSeptember 3, 2012 @ N/A
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ALC All Campus Cookout

CloseSeptember 6, 2012 @ N/A

ALC Blood Drive

CloseSeptember 6, 2012 @ N/A

ALC Blood Drive

CloseSeptember 6, 2012 @ N/A

All-Campus Cookout

CloseSeptember 6, 2012 @ N/A
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ALC Board Retreat

CloseSeptember 7, 2012 @ N/A

JBS Elementary Field Day (K-5)

CloseSeptember 7, 2012 @ N/A
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ACT Test Date

CloseSeptember 8, 2012 @ N/A

Men's Cross Country 5k Run

CloseSeptember 8, 2012 @ 9:00 am

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Knott County 5k Run in Hindman, KY— this event takes place during the Gingerbread Festival.

Women's Cross Country 5k Run

CloseSeptember 8, 2012 @ 9:00 am

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Knott County 5k Run at Hindman, KY — this event takes place during the Gingerbread Festival

Women's Tennis versus IU Southeast (@ Berea)

CloseSeptember 8, 2012 @ 11:00 am

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Lady Eagles Tennis season opener.

Women's Volleyball @ Cincinnati Clermont

CloseSeptember 8, 2012 @ 1:00 pm

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Lady Eagles Volleyball season opener.
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ALC Opening Convocation

CloseSeptember 11, 2012 @ N/A

Yearbook Picture Convocation (Required of ALL students)

CloseSeptember 11, 2012 @ 9:00 am

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Yearbook photos will be taken in the Student Center, Second Floor. Required of ALL students.

Opening Convocation (Required of ALL students)

CloseSeptember 11, 2012 @ 1:00 pm

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In the first convocation of the semester, attorney Terry Dean Jacobs will address faculty, staff, and students.

Opening Convocation (Required of ALL students)

CloseSeptember 11, 2012 @ 1:00 pm
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Women's Volleyball @ IUSE

CloseSeptember 12, 2012 @ 7:00 pm
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ALC MAPP Test (Freshmen & Juniors)

CloseSeptember 13, 2012 @ N/A

MAPP Testing

CloseSeptember 13, 2012 @ 1:00 pm

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More info coming soon. Location TBA. This is a non-convo credit event.

JBS Parent-Teacher Conference

CloseSeptember 13, 2012 @ 3:30 pm
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JBS Senior Field Day (6-12)

CloseSeptember 14, 2012 @ N/A
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Women's Tennis versus Carlow University

CloseSeptember 15, 2012 @ 9:00 am

Men's Cross Country @ Berea College Invitational

CloseSeptember 15, 2012 @ 11:00 am

Women's Cross Country @ Berea College Invitational

CloseSeptember 15, 2012 @ 11:00 am

Women's Tennis versus Berea College

CloseSeptember 15, 2012 @ 2:00 pm
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Religious Emphasis Week

CloseSeptember 17, 2012 @ N/A

Religious Emphasis Week

CloseSeptember 17, 2012 @ N/A

Religious Emphasis Week

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Religious Emphasis Week

CloseSeptember 17, 2012 @ N/A

Religious Emphasis Week

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Religious Emphasis Week

CloseSeptember 17, 2012 @ N/A

Religious Emphasis Convo

CloseSeptember 18, 2012 @ 7:30 pm

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In Session #1 (of 3) guest Wade Hopkins shares his message “Play to Win.”
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Religious Emphasis Week

CloseSeptember 17, 2012 @ N/A

Religious Emphasis Week

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Religious Emphasis Week

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Religious Emphasis Week

CloseSeptember 17, 2012 @ N/A

Religious Emphasis Week

CloseSeptember 17, 2012 @ N/A

Religious Emphasis Week

CloseSeptember 17, 2012 @ N/A

Religious Emphasis Convo Session #2

CloseSeptember 20, 2012 @ 1:00 pm

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Session #2 of Hopkins’s “Play to Win.”

Religious Emphasis Convo Session #3

CloseSeptember 20, 2012 @ 7:30 pm

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The conclusion to the “Play to Win” message.
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ALC Alumna/Alumnus of the Year Banquet

CloseSeptember 21, 2012 @ N/A
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Women's Tennis @ Brescia University

CloseSeptember 22, 2012 @ 2:00 pm

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* Game time is listed in Central Time.
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Women's Volleyball @ Berea College

CloseSeptember 24, 2012 @ 5:00 pm
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Constitution Day

CloseSeptember 25, 2012 @ 1:00 pm

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A discussion celebrating Constitution Day.
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HCTC Transfer Summit

CloseSeptember 27, 2012 @ N/A
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Women's Tennis versus Asbury

CloseSeptember 29, 2012 @ 11:00 am

Women's Tennis versus STLCOP

CloseSeptember 29, 2012 @ 3:00 pm
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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

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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