About Tutoring

Tutoring at both campuses is available free of charge to ensure all DVC students receive the academic support they need. Subject-specific support is provided by trained peer tutors and instructional assistants. While most tutoring centers are closed to walk-in services during the coronavirus pandemic, services are available online.  Please check the tutoring area for online access below, or visit the Academic Support Center for help getting connected. 

DVC Tutoring Centers 

Academic Support Center

The Academic Support Center can help with class content, study skills, Canvas and technology support, and other college services.  Connect online or find hours and on campus location at Academic Support Center.

Astronomy Tutoring

Coming soon!

Biology Tutoring

Tutors specializing in Biology are available:

  • Monday - Friday: 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
  • Monday - Thursday: 1:30 - 4 pm and 6:30 - 8 pm

Join the Biology Tutoring Zoom Room 

Business Tutoring

Tutors specializing in Business are available:

  • Monday - Thursday: 8 am - 4 pm

Learn more at the Business Lab.

Chemistry Tutoring

Tutors specializing in in Chemistry are available:

  • Monday - Wednesday: 12:30 - 9 pm
  • Thursday: 12 - 2:30 pm and 3 - 9 pm
  • Friday: 12 - 4 pm
  • Sunday: 5 - 9 pm

Join the Chemistry Tutoring Zoom Room.

Computer Science Tutoring

Tutors specializing in Computer Science are available:

  • Monday: 9 am - 5 pm
  • Tuesday: 9 - 11 am and 4 - 6 pm
  • Wednesday: 9 am - 2 pm and 3 - 6 pm
  • Thursday: 9 am - 11 am and 2 - 6 pm
  • Friday: 10 am - 1 pm

Join the ASC Tutoring Zoom Room.

Disability Support Services Tutoring

DSS tutors are available:

  • Monday - Thursday: 9 am - 5 pm

For more information, see the DSS website. 

Economics Tutoring

Tutors specializing in Economics are available:

  • Monday - Thursday: 9 am - 5 pm
  • Friday: 10 am - 2 pm

Join the ASC Tutoring Zoom Room.

English Tutoring

Tutors specializing in English and essay writing are available:

  • Monday - Thursday: 9 am - 5 pm
  • Friday: 10 am - 3 pm

Learn more at the English Tutoring Center.

EOPS Tutoring

Connect with an EOPS tutor.  Learn more at EOPS Services.

Foreign Language Tutoring

You can make an appointment for online tutoring with your instructor. Please contact your instructor for access information.

Geography Tutoring

Coming soon!

Math Tutoring

Tutors specializing in Math are available:

  • Monday - Thursday: 10 am - 2 pm and 3 - 7 pm
  • Friday: 10 am - 2 pm

Learn more at the Math Lab.

MESA Tutoring

Connect with a MESA tutor.  Learn more at MESA Tutoring.

NetTutor (evening and weekend online tutoring)

DVC students can access 10 free hours of online tutoring, including evening and weekend access, through NetTutor. 

Learn more at NetTutor or click the NetTutor link in one of your Canvas course shells.

Philosophy Tutoring

Tutors specializing in Philosophy are available:

  • Monday : 2 - 4 pm
  • Wednesday: 3 - 5 pm

Join the ASC Tutoring Zoom Room.

Physics Tutoring

Tutors specializing in Physics are available:

  • Monday: 11 am - 1:30 pm and 2 - 8 pm
  • Tuesday: 9 am - 1 pm and 3 - 8 pm
  • Wednesday: 11 am - 1 pm and 2 - 8 pm
  • Thursday: 9 am - 1 pm and 3 - 8 pm
  • Friday: 11:30 am - 1:30 pm and 3 - 4 pm

Join the Physics Tutoring Zoom Room.

Speech Tutoring

Tutors specializing in Speech are available:

  • Monday and Wednesday : 12 - 5 pm
  • Tuesday and Thursday: 9 am - 5 pm
  • Friday: 10 am - 2 pm

Join the ASC Tutoring Zoom Room.

Student Athlete Success Tutoring

Student athlete tutors are available:

  • Monday - Thursday: 9 am - 5 pm
  • Friday: 10 am - 2 pm

Join the ASC Tutoring Zoom Room.

STEM Tutoring

Connect with a STEM tutor.  Learn more at STEM Tutoring.

Veterans Tutoring

Veteran tutors are available:

  • Monday - Wednesday: 1 - 2 pm

Join the ASC Tutoring Zoom Room.

 

Tutoring Center Location Hours
SRC Math & Science Tutoring

Online

Access to tutoring zoom

Monday - Thursday 9:00am - 1:00pm; 2:00pm-6:00pm

Wednesday 6:00 pm - 9:00pm

SRC Reading and Writing

Online & paper drop-off

Access to tutoring zoom

paper drop-off: submit essay to SRCReadingandwriting@dvc.edu (48-hour turn-around)

Tutoring appointments (24-hour notice): SRCReadingandwriting@dvc.edu 

Monday-Thursday 12:00pm-4:00pm

 

     

 

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