Welcome to The Student Academic Center!

SAC Services

The SAC offers various tutoring services. Students are welcome to drop in for assistance or simply use the academic center as a place to study. Tutor hours are available from 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Monday through Thursday, Friday by appointment only. Students can make an appointment at NSCSAC.Clickbook.net or by calling 702-992-2990.

Online Tutoring is also available from www.smarthinking.com. Students may also link to the Smart Thinking site through Canvas.

The SAC offers the following services:

  • One on One Tutoring Sessions
  • Small Group Tutoring
  • Drop in Tutoring Hours
  • Academic Workshops
  • Entrance Exam Assistance and Book Resources (LSAT, DAT, Praxis, TEAS, GRE, MCAT)
  • Supplemental Instruction


The SAC is located in room 125 of the LAS building and in the 104d of the Dawson Building.

Contact Information

For additional information about the Student Academic Center or to schedule an appointment with a tutor, call the SAC at: (702) 992-2990 or email at nsc.sac@nsc.edu.

Student Academic Center Tutor Hours

M-TH 8-5, Friday by appointment only. These hours are subject to change. Please check back for changes or call the SAC to confirm.


Smarthinking is available through your Canvas courses. To access Smarthinking through your course shell on Canvas, click on the “Start Here” link and click on Smarthinking. Remember, no need to provide a username and password, simply click on “skip.” For more information regarding accessing Smarthinking, please call (702) 992-2990.