The Center for Learning helps students succeed.

Tutoring & Study Skills

The Center for Learning offers free, weekly tutoring in most academic subjects for students enrolled in credit classes at GCC. So don’t let yourself fall behind in a class. We can help!

Become a Tutor
Students who are interested in being tutors can apply for employment through the Center for Learning. Complete a Tutor Application (.pdf)

Study Skills
Do you know how to study? Many students are never taught this critical skill. The Center for Learning videos and other tools teach valuable techniques that improve knowledge retention and comprehension skills. Come see us to learn more. 

Tutoring Schedule at Main Campus
Drop-in tutoring is available for students enrolled in GCC credit classes. Tutors may not be available for some non-academic classes. Saturday tutoring is available from 8 a.m.-noon in the Library.

Business Department Drop-in Tutoring - The Business Department offers drop-in tutoring for students in BPC and CIS classes in HT2 Academic Solutions Center (pods 3, 4, 10 and 11) and Accounting (pod 5). Faculty and student assistants are scheduled throughout most of the week.

Find Tutors by Academic Department:

Astronomy - Contact Center for Learning to request an Astronomy tutor, or drop by Astronomy faculty offices for help during these office hours.

Chemistry Solutions - The Chemistry Department offers drop-in tutoring in HT2 Academic Solutions Center (pods 6, 7 and 8) with qualified adjunct and residential faculty on a schedule that varies each semester. The schedule for tutoring is posted in all the classrooms and laboratories, as well as in the commons area.

Computer Science  - The Computer Science Department offers tutoring 2:00-5:00 p.m., Mon.-Thurs. in HT2-158.

GCC North Tutoring - Tutoring at GCC North is located in the Instruction Building (North D) "Dinnebito."

Geology  - Contact Center for Learning to request a Geology tutor, or drop by Geology faculty offices for help during these office hours.

Exercise Science (EXS) and Food & Nutrition (FON)- Drop-in tutorial facility and open lab resource room located in LSA140. Students needing tutorial assistance in Nutrition and Exercise Science courses in regards to instructional content or software instruction are welcome to drop in during the scheduled hours of operation. The Exercise Science and Nutrition Resource Room is staffed by Faculty and student part-time tutors. Open lab testing and prescription practice skills are available during times of operation.
  • M/W: 9 AM.- 7 PM
  • T: 10 AM - 5 PM
  • T: 10 AM - 4 PM

Life Sciences Annex (LSA building) Tutoring location map.

The Math Solution - Drop-in Mathematics tutorial facility located in the northwest area of the MA building. Students needing tutorial assistance in math courses from Arithmetic Review through Calculus are welcome to drop in during the scheduled hours of operation. The Math Solution is staffed by Mathematics Faculty, student part-time tutors, and members of the community.

The Writing Center - The Writing Center provides half hour appointments in HT2-140 with faculty who help students with writing assignments.  Faculty will discuss writing assignments, prewriting, lab reports, or resumé - any writing in any class is fair game. HT2 Academic Solutions (pods 1 and 12) are reserved for students in English, ESL, Reading, CRW and ENH classes to complete their assignments. For evening, weekend students and Communiversity students, GCC also offers the Electronic Writing Center on the Web.  Writing Center hours.

  • M-F 8 AM - 4:30 PM
  • S 7 AM - 9 AM

Center for Learning Tutoring Schedule

 

BUSINESS-PERSONAL COMPUTERS (BPC)

Larry Filteau

Tutoring location: HT2 Pod 4

MON 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM

TUE 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM

WED 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM

THU 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM

BPC 100AA, 100AB, 101, 101AA, 101AB, 106AH, 106BH, 110, 128, 170

BIOLOGY

Rana Mekha

MON 12:00 PM – 6:00 PM

SAT 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

BIO 156, 160, 173, 181, 182, 201, 202, 205, 208, 209, 210

CHEMISTRY

Ramia Mekha

MON 3:00 PM – 6:00 PM

TUE 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM

WED 3:00 PM – 6:00 PM

THU 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM

FRI 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM

CHM 130, 150, 151, 152, 235, 236, 260

Rana Mekha

MON 12:00 PM – 6:00 PM

SAT 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

CHM 130, 151, 152, 235, 236

CISCO (CNT)

Larry Filteau

Tutoring location: HT2 Pod 4

MON 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM

TUE 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM

WED 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM

THU 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM

CNT 140AA, 150AA, 160AA, 170AA, 200, 205

COMPUTER INFORMATION SYSTEMS (CIS)

Larry Filteau

Tutoring location: HT2 Pod 4

MON 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM

TUE 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM

WED 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM

THU 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM

CIS all

COMMUNICATIONS

 

 

Sandra Humphreys

MON 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM

TUE 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

WED 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

THU 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

SAT 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

COM

 

 

 

CRITICAL READING (CRE)

Sandra Humpheys

MON 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

TUE 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

WED 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

THU 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

SAT 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

CRE 101

ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE (ESL)

Fred Cheshire

MON: 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM

WED 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM

FRI 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM

ESL 010, 011, 012, 016. 020, 021, 022, 026, 030, 031, 032, 036, 040, 041, 042, 046, 050, 051, 077, 087, 097

Merry Christensen

MON 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

TUE 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

WED 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

THU 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

FRI 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

ESL 010, 011, 012, 016. 020, 021, 022, 026, 030, 031, 032, 036, 040, 041, 042, 046, 050, 051, 077, 087, 097

Margaret Devenport

MON 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM

TUE 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM

WED 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM

THU 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM

ESL 010, 011, 012, 016. 020, 021, 022, 026, 030, 031, 032, 036, 040, 041, 042, 046, 050, 051, 077, 087, 097

Charles Humphreys

TUE 4:00PM - 6:00 PM

THU 4:00 - 6:00 PM

SAT 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

ESL 010, 011, 012, 016. 020, 021, 022, 026, 030, 031, 032, 036, 040, 041, 042, 046, 050, 051, 077, 087, 097

Sandra Humphreys

MON 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

TUE 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

WED 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

THU 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

SAT 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

ESL 010, 011, 012, 016. 020, 021, 022, 026, 030, 031, 032, 036, 040, 041, 042, 046, 050, 051, 077, 087, 097

ENGLISH

Margaret Devenport

MON 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM

TUE 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM

WED 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM

THU 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM

ENG 081, 091, 101, 102

Charles Humphreys

TUE 4:00PM - 6:00 PM

THU 4:00 - 6:00 PM

SAT 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

ENG 071, 081, 091, 101, 102

Sandra Humphreys

MON 9:00 AM - 11:00 PAM

TUE 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

WED 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

THU 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

SAT 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

ENG 071, 081, 091, 101, 102

Matthew Pilkington

MON 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM

WED 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM

FRI 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

ENG 101, 102

HUMAN PATHOPHYSIOLOGY (HCR 240)

Susan Donovan

 

HCR 240

Joanne Hunold

TUE 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM

THU 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM

FRI 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM

HCR 240

JAPANESE (JPN)

Yumiko Richards

TUE 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM

WED 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM

JPN 101, 115, 201

MST

Larry Filteau

Tutoring location: HT2 Pod 4

MON 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM

TUE 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM

WED 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM

THU 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM

MST 157DA

MUSIC

Nathan Nordstrom

MON 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

TUE 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

WED 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM

THU 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

FRI 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

MTC 101, 103, 105, 106, 205, 206

MUP 130, 131, 132, 181, 225, 226, 227

NURSING (NUR)

Susan Donovan

 

NUR 151, 171, 251

Joanne Hunold

TUE 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM

THU 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM

FRI 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM

NUR 151, 171, 251, 271

PHYSICS

Ramia Mekha

MON 3:00 PM – 6:00 PM

TUE 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM

WED 3:00 PM – 6:00 PM

THU 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM

FRI 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM

PHY 101, 111

Arturo Zuniga

MON 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM

TUE 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM

WED 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM

THU 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM

FRI 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

PHY 101, 111, 112, 115, 116, 241

SPANISH

Hilda Coronado

TUE 2:00 PM – 6:00 PM

THU 2:00 PM – 6:00 PM

SPA 101, 102, 115, 201, 241

Margaret Devenport

MON 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM

TUE 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM

WED 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM

THU 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM

SPA 101, 102

Imelda Ojeda

MON 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

TUE 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

WED 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

THU 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

FRI 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

SPA 101, 102. 115, 201, 241

 

Contact:

Building: Center for Learning (CFL)
Phone: (623) 845-3812
Email: cfl@gccaz.edu
Hours of Operation vary for individual offices.

Individual tutoring is available in most subjects.