The Advising & Academic Success Center (AASC) operates a walk-in Tutoring Center staffed by professional and peer tutors that is centrally located inside the Learning Commons. Tutors are available to assist students with writing (grammar, sentence structure, paragraph development, and general written communication proficiency), math (support ranging from basic math through higher-level math skills), humanities, social sciences, sciences (conceptual understanding), computers, and other subject areas. A master schedule of Tutoring Center hours, individual tutor availability, and subjects served is posted each semester. Students are invited to drop in during these hours; no appointment is needed.
Tutoring Center Hours Spring 2020
- Monday: 10:00am-8:00pm
- Tuesday: 9:00am-8:00pm
- Wednesday: 9:00am-7:00pm
- Thursday: 10:00am-7:00pm
- Friday: 10:00am-4:00pm
Online Tutoring: In addition to the walk-in Tutoring Center, online tutoring is available for most content areas offered at Garrett College. The AASC utilizes NetTutor online tutoring platform to provide this free service. Students may log into Blackboard for direct access to online tutoring via a live session.
Residence Hall Tutoring: Late evening tutoring is available in the Residence Halls for on-campus residents. A schedule is posted each semester.
Peer Tutoring: One-on-one and small group peer tutoring are also available for students with scheduling conflicts or critical needs; students may request more details from the AASC. Students interested in being a paid peer tutor can also inquire within the AASC.
Academic Success Skills Coaching: The AASC offers academic success skill development services to interested students. In addition to Success Workshops, services include assistance with note-taking, test taking, reading textbooks, and time management via individual appointment. Contact the AASC for details.