Tutoring Options at Grand Valley

Padnos College of Engineering and Computing's students often take full advantage of all the wonderful tutoring opportunities offered by Grand Valley. Below are just a few of many different tutoring options at Grand Valley. Please be sure to look at the Tutoring Center's website for all available tutoring options offered by Grand Valley.


Padnos College of Engineering and Computing Student Success Centers

CIS Success Center

The School of Computing Success Center in MAK C-2-205 is provided to help students succeed in introductory classes.  Services include scheduled and walk-in tutoring, faculty office hours, and group study sessions. If you would like more assistance in any of these courses, you can stop by! 

For the most updated tutoring schedule, please visit the link below.

CIS Student Success Center

EGR Success Center

The School of Engineering Student Success Center supports students in first-year and sophomore engineering courses. Faculty experts in multiple course areas and successful peer tutors are available to help support students for drop-in tutoring for EGR 100 & 200-level courses. 

For questions, please email Nick Baine, First-year Engineering Coordinator and Associate Professor of Engineering at  [email protected].

For the most updated tutoring schedule, please visit the link below.

Engineering Student Success Center

University-Wide Tutoring options

The Grand Valley Tutoring Center

The Tutoring Center is a fantastic resource offered to all Grand Valley State University students. At the Tutoring Center, students will find tutoring for most 100- and 200- level courses and a list of all tutoring resources on campus.
You can request a tutor at this site, and you can apply to become a tutor.
A comprehensive list of all the Grand Valley Success Center are located at Tutoring Center's Website.

Tutoring Center


Academic Coaching

Academic Coaching sessions are designed to help students improve academic performance and confidence. Any GVSU student can meet with an academic coach in person individually to discuss a variety of topics including:

Time Management, Test-taking Strategies, Reading Strategies and Concentration, Note-taking, Study skills, Academic Procrastination and Motivation, Deep-processing Study Techniques, Apps/Technology, Academic Self-advocacy, Effective Resource Utilization, Goal-setting, Overcoming Academic Obstacles, Managing Academic Pressure and Stress

Academic Coaching

Math Center

The Math Center offers the following:

FREE walk-in tutoring for MTH classes as well as the MTTC
Current textbooks for use in the center
TI-84 graphing calculators to check out
Computers to work on (sorry, no printer!)
Whiteboard tables for easy-to-erase problem solving

Math Center

The Fred Meijer Center for Writing and Michigan Authors

The writing center is able to help assist with any type of writing project, at any stage of the writing process.
They offer writing resources, appointments and walk-in appointments.

The Fred Meijer Center for Writing and Michigan Authors

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