Tutoring

Who Are Our Tutors?   What Do I Need to Bring?   Be Prepared For Your Tutoring Session

Tutoring Overview

The Learning Center offers course-based tutoring in small groups of up to three individuals for most general education courses, as well as many upper-level courses. All of the Learning Center’s student tutors are trained and dedicated to helping students achieve their learning goals. In a course-based tutoring session you can expect to:

  • Review and share information collaboratively in an open environment
  • Learn new study methods and strategies
  • Improve your understanding by listening to different perspectives

student tutoring another

Who Are Our Tutors?

Tutors at the Learning Center include both undergraduate and graduate students who maintain a minimum 3.0 cumulative grade point average. Our tutors are highly trained and capable of helping students achieve their learning goals.

What Do I Need to Bring?

Bring any materials that will make the session productive. Materials might include​

Your textbook(s) Class syllabus
Past and current assignments Essay prompts
Class notes Highlighters, pens, pencils

Be Prepared For Your Tutoring Session

  • Identify specific learning goals for your session before the appointment
  • Attempt to complete homework before meeting with a tutor
  • Attend class regularly
  • Complete all assigned course readings
  • Arrive on time for your appointment

Please keep in mind that:

  • Students are limited to 2 tutor sessions per subject, per week
  • Students cannot schedule back-to-back appointments for the same subject
  • Students should be an active participant in the tutoring session