Tutoring and Academic Skills Center (TASC) provides additional tutor support with Smarthinking. This service can only be accessed through the COD Canvas portal. Synchronous subjects such as math and statistics are generally available 24/7, while asynchronous topics such as essay assistance are subject to daily schedules.
College of the Desert provides all enrolled students with unlimited access to online tutoring services from Smarthinking. With Smarthinking, students can chat with a live tutor in some subjects up to 24 hours a day from ANY internet connection.
Smarthinking holidays involve closure for the whole day (midnight to midnight) on: