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Tutoring and Academic Skills Centers​
Tutoring & Academic Skills Center


 Palm Desert Campus (PDC)



College of the Desert
ASC Building
43500 Monterey Avenue
Palm Desert, CA 92260
Fall Term (8/25/17 - 12/15/17)
Computer & Language Labs at PDC
Monday - Thursday 
 8:00 am - 8:00 pm  
  8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Saturday & Sunday: Closed
Tutoring Center Hours at PDC
Monday - Thursday
  10:00 am - 6:00 pm
  9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Saturday & Sunday: Closed
Phone: 760-773-2557
Phone for Tutor Center: 760-776-7241

 Indio/East Valley Campus (EVC)



College of the Desert
Room 205
45524 Oasis Street
Indio, CA 92201

Fall Term (8/25/17 - 12/15/17)
TASC Lab at Indio EVC
Monday - Thursday
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  8:00 am - 4:30 pm
  9:00 am - 2:00 pm 00 am - 1:00 pm
Sunday: Closed
Phone: 760-346-8041, Ext 5382

 Mecca-Thermal Campus (MTC)



College of the Desert
TASC Lab Room C3
61120 Buchanan Street
Mecca, CA 92254

Fall Term (8/25/17 - 12/15/17)
TASC Lab at Mecca-Thermal MTC
Monday - Thursday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday - Sunday
Phone: 760-396-3410

 Desert Hot Springs (DHS)



College of the Desert
Student Services

Edward Wenzlaff Education Center
11626 West Drive
Desert Hot Springs, CA 92240

Fall Term (8/25/17 - 12/15/17) Wenzlaff Desert Hot Springs Center

Monday - Thursday
 9:30 am - 8:00 pm
Friday - Sunday

Phone: 760-674-7812

Upgrade Your Tool Kit for Success

All TASC Labs will be closed Friday, November 10, 2017 in observance of Veterans Day. 
Veterans Day is a time for us to pay our respects to all those who have served in the United States Armed Forces. Regular fall term schedules of operation for TASC Labs are provided on lower left panel. 

Tutoring and Academic Skills Center provides a TASC Lab at each leading site of College of the Desert. TASC Labs provide space for students to study, complete coursework, and obtain guidance with classroom content. Friendly, knowledgeable staff will be there to assist students with accessing any of the following services:

  • Peer Tutors and Faculty Liaisons

  • Language and ESL Lab facilities

  • Specialized software for various courses

  • Textbooks on loan for use in a TASC Lab

  • Computers for academic use and printing

  • Friendly, knowledgeable staff and faculty

A Word of Welcome

Daniel Aucutt, Director of Tutoring and Academic Skills CenterThe mission of TASC is to support independent study habits and sustainable learning for our students. We do this by providing the academic support and tools that empower individuals to take charge of their goals. We want to collaborate with you in this endeavor, so please, stop by any of the four campus based TASC Labs, and let's get started.

Daniel Aucutt, Director of Tutoring and Academic Skills Center

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Watch the video below

Take a video tour of the TASC Center by clicking on the video below.