Asian Culture Center

Our Services

Asian Language Learning Program

Do you want to learn an Asian language? The ACC can help! Our informal classes are taught by volunteer teachers and focus on grammar, vocabulary, conversation, and basic survival phrases. Each class is one hour long, once a week, and at the ACC. To register for one (or more!) of these free classes, please email acc@indiana.edu.

The last day of Asian Language Learning classes is Thursday, April 30.

Our current Asian Language Learning classes are:

Hindi: Beginners

Japanese: Beginners NEW SPECIAL CLASS!

Korean: Beginners, Intermediate, Advanced

Mandarin: Beginners, Intermediate

Sanskrit: Beginners

To see the times and descriptions of each class, please click here.

Peer Support Service

The ACC offers a free mentoring service to IU students led by peer mentors from a variety of academic disciplines. These student peer mentors provide advice, support, attention, and kindness to students who would like some guidance with cultural adjustment, campus life, and schoolwork. These one-on-one meetings may also be an opportunity to practice conversational English and meet new friends. Walk-ins are welcome, and no appointments are needed.

The last day of regularly scheduled tutoring is Friday, May 1.

Our English tutors are available:

Monday: 11:30 am to 4:30 pm, 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm

Tuesday: 10:00 am to 12:30 pm, 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm, 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm

Wednesday: 11:00 am to 5:00 pm

Thursday: 10:00 am to 7:30 pm

Friday: 10:00 am to 11:00 am, 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

Science and Anatomy Tutoring

Every Sunday and Monday, 4:30 to 6:30 pm, at the ACC

The Academic Support Center offers free science tutoring here at the ACC. Tutors are available to help you with Chemistry C117, C127, C341 (organic chemistry), and Anatomy A215. For the Academic Support Center's more detailed schedule, click here.

Responding to Incidents of Casual and Everyday Racism

Need a place to talk about feeling discriminated on campus or in the community? Don’t know what to do when someone makes a racial comment about your friends or you? We can help! Please do not hesitate to contact us at the ACC. This free and confidential service is provided to allow students to share personal experiences of racism and discuss ways of identifying, coping with, and contorting casual and everyday racism in a confidential atmosphere. For more info or to schedule an appointment, please contact accdirec@indiana.edu.