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What is the Student Success Commons?

The Student Success Commons at York County Community College provides free tutoring to YCCC students in writing for any subject, math, sciences, and more.  We also help students adapt to the online learning environment and provide support for the academic adjustment to college by offering assistance in areas such as time management, organization and procrastination.

Most of all -  the staff and tutors are here to help you succeed in college by teaching you HOW to learn.  We respect all learning styles and abilities and help you to build academic skills, confidence and strengths that will lead to your college success.


The Mission of the Student Success Commons

The Student Success Commons at York County Community College offers student-centered learning assistance designed to teach, develop, and enhance the overall academic skills necessary for college and career achievement. The Student Success Commons is committed to offering a positive academic experience that fosters student success and growth. (more...)

Spring 2022 Schedule

Student Success Commons Spring 2022 Tutoring Schedule

  ALL Math classes Writing for ALL subjects including Oral Communications Science Online Support
Monday 9am—5pm or by appointment 9am--4pm with Mary  By appointment Email us at any time, 7 days a week!
Tuesday 9am—5pm or by appointment 9am—11am or by appointment with Sue 9am—11am or evenings by appointment
Wednesday 9am—5pm or by appointment 9am—5pm with Sue 9am—5pm or evenings by appointment
Thursday 9am—5pm or by appointment 9am—3pm or by appointment with Sue 9am—3pm or evenings by appointment
Friday ** By appointment By appointment
Saturday ** By appointment By appointment




Closed By appointment

* Depending on tutor availability
** Limited one-on-one tutoring spaces are available by appointment


Individual tutor schedules:


• Gideon Spaulding (all math classes): Monday through Thursday 9am to 5pm

• Karissa Cole (all math classes): Tuesdays and Thursdays 10 am to 4 pm and by appointment.

Please contact to make an appointment.


• Mary Grady: Mondays in person at the SSC from 9 am to 4 pm• Sue Zimmer: Tuesdays 9 am to 11 am, Wednesdays 9 am to 5 pm and Thursdays 9 am to 3 pm or by appointment-Email: or text Sue at 207-613-6439 • Sam Clifford Fridays and Saturdays by appointment. Email: or text Sam at 207-200-5725


  • Sue Zimmer: On campus Tuesday through Thursdays or by appointment. Email or text 207-613-6439


• Sam Clifford: or text Sam at 207-200-5725

112 College Drive  |  Wells, Maine  |  Room B202  |  |  Phone: 207-216-4323  |   Image result for instagram     


Danielle Ebbrecht
Director, Student Success Commons



Gideon Spaulding

Math/Physics Tutor


Sam Clifford

Online Success Coach/Weekend Writing Tutor

Sue Zimmer
Writing/Science Tutor



Rebecca Oliver
Science Tutor


  Karissa Cole
  Math Tutor



Mary Grady-ELL Tutor