Tutoring Center

The Stan Wisel Tutoring Center is dedicated to creating a foundation of academic success for all Ventura College students through its tutorial services. The Tutoring Center provides academic support in more than 95 course subjects in the form of drop-in (in-person and online), appointments, (in-person and online), and embedded tutoring. Additionally, all Ventura College students have access to free online 24/7 tutoring through Nettutor. http://pclqvs.decoraronline.com/departments/student-services/tutoring/nettutor.

You will find that our tutors are Ventura College students, and/or students from local universities who have been recommended by their instructors. Aside from helping students with course content; tutors also clarify instructions for assignments, help brainstorm ideas for papers and projects, and facilitate the use of strategies for effective study habits and exam preparation.

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Tutoring Center Goals

  • Assist students in understanding course subject matter through the use of proper tutoring techniques.
  • Ensure that students achieve their personal academic goals by providing them with the appropriate skills and tools.
  • Foster a collaborative environment between students, tutors, staff, and faculty.


Tutoring Center Hours

Summer  2024

Monday, May 20th - Friday, August 2nd

Monday - Thursday 8:00AM - 5:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Holidays and Closures

Summer 2024

May 27th. 2024

June 19th, 2024
July 4th, 2024

How To Request Tutoring Assistance:

Students seeking assistance in person must be enrolled in the class in which they wish to receive tutoring.

  • Check-in at the front desk
  • Self enroll in IDS N100

Students seeking assistance online must be enrolled in the class in which they wish to receive tutoring.

  • Check-in with the receptionist on Zoom
  • Self-enroll in IDS N100

Tutors will:

  • 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