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Alice Rowe Learning Assistance Center

Alice Rowe
Learning Assistance Center

Hours of Operation

Big Red LogoMonday through Thursday from 7:45 am to 6:00 pm
Friday 7:45 am to 2:00 pm

Please contact the LAC for Saturday Hours. 270.780.2536

Mission Statement

The staff and tutors of the Learning Assistance Center (LAC) are dedicated to the success of the students taking courses at WKU's South Campus. We offer assistance in a variety of academic areas including math, English, and chemistry.

Students and Faculty Services

  • Tutoring multiple subjects
  • Technology Support
    • Blackboard
    • NetId
    • TopNet
    • Topper Mail
    • Textbook library
    • Calculator check-out and rentals
    • Computer lab and printers
    • Scanners
    • Copier
    • Administer Accuplacers daily
    • We sell scantron sheets, bluebooks and pencils

Tutors are available for the following courses:

  • English 050/055/100/200
  • DRG 080C
  • Math 055/096/109/116
  • Microsoft Office
  • Select other classes

Computer Usage in the Learning Assistance Center

The computers in the Learning Assistance Center have a variety of tutorial and computer assistive interactive programs on them to supplement class information. Students may use the computers to do research on the Internet, type a paper for class, access Blackboard or TopNet. We highly recommend that students bring a flash drive with them in order to save their work. Student ID’s are required for all print services.

Helpful Links & Forms

Helpful Phone Numbers

  • Cornerstone: 270-745-3247
  • WKU Police: 270-745-2548
  • The South Campus Testing Center 270-745-2953
  • The Learning Center: 270-745-6254
  • Career Services: 270-745-3097
  • Parking and Transportation: 270-745-2361
  • Financial Aid: 270-745-2755
  • Counseling & Testing: a270-745-3159
  • Housing: 270-745-4359
  • The WKU Store, Nashville Road: 270-745-4069
    • Main Campus: 270-745-2466,
    • Toll Free: 1-800-444-5155
  • IT – 745-7000

History of the Alice Rowe Learning Assistance Center

Dr. Alice Rowe served as a faculty member at Western Kentucky University from 1976 through 1999. Many of Dr. Rowe's dreams have come to fruition with the successful establishment of the Learning Assistance Center.

On April 22, 2004, the Center was renamed the Alice Rowe Learning Assistance Center in her honor.

Dr. Alice Rowe.

Jan Duvall.

Jan Duvall
Alice Rowe Learning
Assistance Center Coordinator

South Campus C234


Nichole Sherrell

Learning Assistant Specialist



South Campus C234





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