Tutoring Services

General Academic Resource Centers

These centers provide services to all students.

Samuel Rudin Writing Center

Contact Person: Stephanie Jean-Stern

Location: NAC 3rd Floor Plaza

Phone: 212-650-8104

Email: writingcenter@ccny.cuny.edu

Zoom Link: https://ccny.zoom.us/my/ccnywritingcenter

The City College Writing Center provides one-on-one assistance to undergraduate and graduate students working on course writing assignments. Visit us when you need someone to help you understand your assignment prompt, read your drafts, or just listen to your ideas. Writing tutors will work with you at any stage of your writing process.


Foreign Language & Literatures Media Center

Contact Person: Rosa Martinez

Location: NAC 5/223

Phone: 212-650-6731

Email: rmartinez@ccny.cuny.edu

The Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures offers tutoring services for students enrolled in Foreign Language classes. Tutoring in Spanish, French and Italian begins the second or third week of classes each semester. Tutoring in Chinese and Japanese may be offered on a limited basis. Check office door for tutoring schedule.


Biology and Chemistry Tutoring

Contact Person: Nkem Stanley

Location: Marshak 403, CCAPP Study Hall

Phone: 212-650-6059

Email: nkem@sci.ccny.cuny.edu

CCAPP offers both one-on-one and group tutoring in Biology and Chemistry to all students registered for any course in the Division of Science. Tutors clarify lecture material and answer student questions, but do not provide homework answers or make up lectures. Students must make appointments prior to receiving tutoring.


Math and Physics Tutoring

Contact Person: Andrew Trafford

Location: Marshak 106

Phone: 212-650-6376

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Tutoring is offered for all math courses through Calculus 3 and Differential Equation and Linear Algebra and General Physics 1 and 2. Limited tutoring may be provided for other Math and Physics courses. Tutors work with students to improve their understanding of course material, to learn the steps of the problems with which they need help, and to develop their problem-solving skills.


Additional Science Tutoring Information:

Contact: Norma Santiago-Archer

Location: Marshak 108

Phone: 212-650-6376

Email: nsantiagoarcher@ccny.cuny.edu


Program/Division Specific Resource Centers

Services at the following centers are primarily for students in certain majors or programs.  Please see the center descriptions for specific information.

The Division of Interdisciplinary Studies at The Center Worker Education

Current Student Services

Contacts: Front Desk Representatives

Location: 7th floor @ CWE

Phone: 212-925-6625 ext. 0

Email: cwefrontdesk@ccny.cuny.edu

The Division of Interdisciplinary Studies at the Center for Worker Education offers individual tutoring in math, Spanish, and writing for CWE students. Contact a front desk representative for more information. Students also have access to eTutoring.org, which offers 24/7 support for writing projects and a range of other disciplines.


The Grove School of Engineering

Office of Student Development

Contact Person: Regina Pierce

Location: Steinman 2M7

Phone: 212-650-8040/8392

Email: pierce@engr.ccny.cuny.edu

Majors in Engineering can receive walk-in individual tutoring, small group workshops, and academic enrichment courses that supplement instruction. Tutorial services focus on concepts and problem-solving skills in lower-division Science, Mathematics, Computer Science, and Engineering coursework. Our highly-trained tutors are either upper-level peers or graduate students in the Grove School.


School of Education

Learning and Technology Resource Center

Contact Person: Leonard Lewis

Location: NAC 3/226

Phone: 212-650-7801

Email: llewis@ccny.cuny.edu

The Learning and Technology Resource Center provides support and guidance to School of Education candidates preparing for their professional certification examinations. Through regular intervention strategies, the Center helps to ensure that teacher candidates are prepared for the certification exams required by their programs. In addition, the Center supports students who are preparing for the School of Education Admission Test.


Multimedia Center

Contact Person: Doris Grasserbauer

Location: NAC 4/217

Phone: 212-650-5795/6266

Email: dgrasserbauer@ccny.cuny.edu

The Multimedia Center supports students in using technology in the classroom. Students can use the Multimedia Center during open lab hours on campus and online. Students majoring in Education can receive tutoring in use of video cameras, recording techniques, editing footage as well as technical support for their assignments, TaskStream and edTPA. Furthermore, students can borrow equipment for their assignments, e.g. camcorders or iPads to record student teaching, iPods to record interviews for their research project.



Peer Academic Learning Center

Location: NAC 4/224

Contact: Roberto Sequeira

Email:  rsequeira@ccny.cuny.edu

Phone: 212-650-5786

We provide individual and small group tutoring for many courses at the SEEK PAL (Peer Academic Learning) Center. Additionally, first-year students enroll in learning communities taught by selected college faculty and receive extensive academic support. Various educational workshops and study sessions to support and supplement students' learning are available throughout the year.


The CUNY School of Medicine:

CUNY School of Medicine Learning Resource Center

Contact Person: Joy Richards

Location: Harris 114

Phone: 212-650-8408

Email: sophielrc@med.cuny.edu

The School for Biomedical Education's Learning Resource Center (LRC) provides a full range of academic support services for students enrolled in the Sophie Davis BS/MD Program. LRC services include tutoring, review workshops, study groups, and academic counseling. The LRC also provides access to computer facilities, and maintains an excellent reference library. All Sophie Davis students are welcome to use the Center.



Last Updated: 02/07/2023 14:57