Tutoring is free for all enrolled Stanislaus students. Individual and group tutoring is offered for most disciplines. Students need to complete an online application. The tutors help students by answering questions, reviewing materials, explaining concepts, repeating ideas until they are understood and remembered, and finally by modeling good study habits.
All Tutors are hired for their knowledge of specific topics and abilities to effectively communicate. Each semester the tutors are required to attend training sessions. Tutors must have received either an "A" or a "B" in order to tutor courses that they have taken or obtain a written referral from their professor.
Tutoring by appointment
Students are scheduled with tutors for 50 minutes sessions. In most cases, Each student is allowed 1 session a week for two different subjects. Sessions are scheduled depending on tutors and students availability.
Walk In Tutoring
Tutors for math, writing, chemistry, and other topics as needed, are available during schedule walk-in hours. No appointment is necessary. Hours vary each semester. Please see Walk In Tutoring for the current schedule.
Writing Walk In Services
Essay Planning, Organization, Development and Revision
Writing Across the Curriculum
English as a Second Language
WPST Test Preparation