The Tutoring Center is dedicated to providing academic tutorial support for Ventura College students. The Center’s goal is to help make a student’s educational experience a successful one. Drop-in, group and individualized tutoring are available free of charge to all Ventura College students. Online 24/7 tutoring is available to VC students.
The Tutoring Center is located on the first floor of the Library and Learning Resources building.
Tutors are Ventura College students,and CSUCI students, who have been recommended by their instructors. Besides helping students with course content, tutors clarify instructions for assignments, help brainstorm ideas for papers and projects, and facilitate the use of strategies for effective study and exam preparation.
|Tutoring Center Hours|
|Monday through Thursday||8:00 AM - 8:00 PM|
|Friday and Saturday||9:00 Am - 1:00 PM|
|Holidays and Closures|
|Fall 2019||Spring 2020||Summer 2020|
|September 2||November 30||January 18||February 17||May 25|
|November 11||January 20||April 6||July 4|
|November 28||February 14||April 11|
How To Request Tutoring Assistance:
Students seeking assistance must be enrolled in the class in which they wish to receive tutoring.
- Check-in at the front desk
- Complete IDS Form and Check-In at front desk
- Assist the student in reviewing subject material
- Clarify assignments and help select appropriate study strategies
- Help students assess their learning styles
- Encourage independent learning
Tutors will not:
- Do the work for students
- Edit papers
- Tutor outside the Tutoring Center
Tutors are full-time VC students who have been recommended by their instructors. Tutors must take the IDS V09 course and attend bi-monthly workshops on collaborative learning.
Anthropology, Art History, Criminal Justice, Economics, English, Geography, History, Math, Music History, Political Science, Water Science.