Academic Support

Receive academic support through our Academic Success and Tutoring programs. They're here to help you prepare for college, assist with course material, and teach tips and skills for success in and out of the classroom.

For up to date information on service delivery changes due to COVID-19, please go to our COVID-19 FAQ page.

Start With Academic Success

The Academic Success Program offers you a broad a range of classes and services to support your academic journey and help turn your educational goals into a reality. Academic Success is available for virtual assistance. Call (715) 365-4455 or email for an appointment.

Academic Success services are provided at no cost to the student and include college prep, support while in occupational programs and general education courses, GED/HSED prep, computer basics, time and financial management, career exploration, basic skills and literacy, note and test-taking techniques, and more.

Free Tutoring

NetTutor Online Tutoring:

If you are in need of help with your classes, please visit NetTutor, our online tutoring provider.
NetTutor online tutoring is available in Brightspace through your MyNicolet account. NetTutor is a third-party tutoring service that provides 24/7 help for many subjects.

  • Login to MyNicolet and Click on "Brightspace Login"
  • Click on "Nicolet Tools" drop down list at the top of the page and click "NetTutor"
  • Select from subject groups to find tutor
  • Drop off questions or check hours for live tutor availability

Click here for additional instructions.

Nicolet Writing Tutors:

Writing tutors are available to offer assistance with your writing assignments.

  • To contact the tutors, send an email to with your:
    • Name
    • Student ID Number
    • Questions about your paper
    • Assignment Information
    • Course Instructor
  • Attach your paper to the email. Please allow at least one business day for a response.
  • If you would like discuss your writing assignment with your tutor, you may set up a time to meet by phone or BlueJeans virtual appointment by email at  

Drop-In Tutor Centers will not be open for the 2021 Spring or Summer Terms.

You may also receive additional help with classes from Academic Success.

Contact Tutoring Services

Find Learning Resources at the Library

Richard J. Brown Library
Lakeside Center – Third Floor

The Library is your source for materials that support all academic areas of coursework and promote lifelong learning. Learn about library services, find library hours, and access the full library catalog, research databases, and online resources on the Library's website.

Assessment Center

Admissions-related assessments are given to measure current academic skills to determine appropriate entry level courses. Learn more about the Assessment Center here.

Credit for Prior Learning

Earn credit toward your degree for knowledge, skills, and abilities you have gained from past experience. Credit for prior learning may be granted for high school coursework, apprenticeship, credit by exam, work experience, military education and experience, and/or business and industry training. Contact your Academic Advisor or Success Coach for more information or learn more here.

Course Additions & Withdrawls

If you’re officially registered for a course, non-attendance does not constitute an official withdrawal from your course. You must fill out a withdrawal form to withdraw. The specific withdrawal deadlines are listed on your class schedule, syllabi, or can be obtained by contacting your instructor or success coach/advisor. If you receive financial aid, you should contact the Financial Aid Office before requesting to officially withdraw from courses to determine any potential financial impacts. More information can be found here


Check your final grades in courses through your MyNicolet portal. You need at least a 2.0 GPA to remain in good academic standing. Earn a 3.5 or higher to make the Dean’s List.


Your transcript includes information about your education including courses taken, credits completed, grades, and degrees or certificates awarded. Click here to learn how to request an official transcript online. The Welcome Center can assist you with enrollment verification, “good student” discount verification for auto insurance, or other types of verifications.

Student Services

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