Ally Center: Traditional Undergraduate

One Center, Three Services

The Ally Center is LBC|Capital’s hub for innovative academic services, resources, and accessibility by which each student can expand his or her potential for servant- ministry leadership.

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Academic Mentoring Services

Individualized assistance for academic success, including:

  • Academic coaching for time management skills
  • One-on-one tutoring for course content
  • Group study sessions for collaborative learning
  • Math Lab for math homework and studying help
  • See resources

Writing Services

Personalized assistance at any step of the writing process, including:

  • Brainstorming ideas and content for any writing assignment
  • Reviewing organization, argument, and structure
  • One-on-one proofreading and editing
  • Formatting and citing according to MLA, APA, and SBL standards
  • See resources

Disability Services

Specialized assistance for unique learning challenges, including:

  • Commitment to access of academic spaces
  • Individualized accommodations for students with disabilities
  • Personalized assistance for short-term needs
  • Coordination of accommodations and supports
  • See resources

LOCATION
Teague Learning Commons, 5th Level
HOURS
Monday – Thursday, 8 am – 8 pm; Friday 8 am – 5 pm
Closed for chapel. Online writing sessions available select evenings and Saturdays.
CONTACT US
717.569.7071 ext. 5389 | allycenter@lbc.edu

Frequently Asked Questions

How many study hours do student-athletes need?

Student-athletes who are required to log hours in the Ally Center may attend study groups, writing or academic mentoring appointments, math lab, or personal study hours totaling a minimum of three hours per week.

Can I cancel my appointment?

Yes, visit our scheduling page. and log in to view your upcoming appointments. Simply click on the “X” next to any appointment to cancel it. Please cancel the appointment no less than two hours prior to its designated start time.

Can I reschedule my appointment?

Yes, first cancel your appointment following the steps under the “Can I cancel my appointment?” FAQ; then, schedule another appointment at a convenient time.

How many appointments can I make in a week?

You can have up to three one-on-one appointments for any reason in any given week. This excludes study groups and designated study hours.

What is a required Writing Center appointment?

Your professor may require you to attend a Writing Center appointment for a particular writing assignment. Please note that your professor may designate a progress requirement to be completed before the session. The session will consist of a 30- or 60-minute one-on-one meeting with a peer writing mentor to go over your work.

Does my professor know if I attended an appointment?

Yes, your professor will automatically be notified of your appointment and given a summary of the visit if you select the correct course upon sign-in.

How do I regain scheduling privileges if I have lost them?

If you have lost your scheduling privileges due to three missed appointments, please contact an Ally Center staff member to discuss regaining scheduling privileges.