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Learning Assistance Center

Tutoring

Two tutoring progams

The LAC has two tutoring programs: General Education (Transfer) and Career and Technical Education Tutoring. To determine which program is most appropriate for you, check this list of vocational majors; in order to qualify for Career and Technical Education tutoring, you must first have declared a major from this list. 

NOTE:  Tutoring in the LAC is offered on a group, walk-in basis. Tutors are not available during all of our open hours.  Please check the schedules to find out when tutors are available for each subject.

How to sign up for tutoring

To receive tutoring, PCC students are auto-enrolled in Civic 3031 (Supervised Tutoring) in LancerPoint. There is no cost for this course, and there are no meetings other than the tutoring sessions themselves; also, no credits or grades are issued.  Students must also obtain their teacher's signature on a referral form for each class they receive tutoring in and submit it to the LAC.

Adobe PDF document. Acrobat Reader required.Tutoring Referral Form (PDF)

Schedules

For current tutoring schedules, click one of the links below.

Tutor Training Schedule: Tutor Training Workshops_Spring 2014

Off site tutoring schedule (Rosemead):

English

     
Monday 2 pm - 6 pm Room 105 Jason
Tuesday 9 am - 12 pm Room 105 Jason
Thursday 2 pm - 6 pm Room 105 Jason
Friday 10 am - 2 pm Room 105 Jason
Math      
Monday 9 am - 12 pm Room 105 Thang
Tuesday 3 pm - 6 pm Room 105 Xueliang
Wednesday 3 pm - 6 pm Room 105 Tran
Thursday 10 am - 1 pm Room 105 Xueliang

 

 

NOTE:  Students must be currently enrolled at PCC in the course they are receiving tutoring for (except in the case of English--students may review papers they have written for other courses with an English tutor).

All students are required to scan in and out with their Lancer Card at the front desk whenever they receive tutoring assistance. 

Please observe LAC policies during tutoring sessions: 

  • no food or drinks (only bottled water is allowed)
  • no children
  • set cell phones to vibrate and take calls outside

Thank you for your cooperation.

French tutor helping a student

                    

CURRENTLY ENROLLED PCC STUDENTS: 

TRY OUR ONLINE TUTORING!

PCC students get 7 hours free.  Most subjects are available 24/7.

Go to www.pasadena.edu/smarthinking/ to begin!

Two accounting tutors helping students

For more specific information about our on-site peer tutoring,, contact coordinators Tamiya Cousins (General Education) or Candy Avila (Career and Technical Education).

Check out our list of tips for how to best utilize tutoring services at PCC.

 

 
 
 

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