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Tutoring & Learning
At PVCC, we know our students are striving for success in the classroom and beyond. Our team of trained academic coaches and tutors can help you further your education and reach your goals.
Our services, including personalized coaching and individual tutoring, are offered at no additional cost. We invite you to visit our student-centered team and take another step toward achieving excellence.
Tutoring and coaching are available in the First Quadrant Math Center (M253) and The Writing Center (M617). Call the First Quadrant Math Center (434.961.5284) or The Writing Center (434.961.5499) to schedule an appointment or drop in to see a tutor at your leisure. Tutoring is offered in most courses taught at PVCC.
Coaches help students access resources, manage priorities, prepare for exams and set goals. Coaching promotes deep learning and facilitates student success for the long haul, during and after college.
SMARTHINKING provides on-demand, online tutoring 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, and it provides detailed, personalized critiques of written assignments within 24 hours of submission.
Structured Learning Assistance (SLA)
SLA provides regularly scheduled, peer assisted study sessions for difficult courses in economics, mathematics, psychology and sociology.
One-shot, interactive workshops are offered on study skills, math, and writing. More information to follow.
First Quadrant Math Center
(business, mathematics, sciences and technologies tutoring)
Monday-Thursday: 8:30 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Friday: 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Saturday: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
The Writing Center
(writing, humanities and social sciences tutoring)
Monday-Thursday: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Friday: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Academic Coaching by appointment Monday through Friday.
Call 434.961.5499 to schedule an appointment.
(academic, diagnostic and placement tests)
Monday-Thursday: 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Spring Break Hours
March 3rd - 8th
Monday-Thursday: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Friday and Saturday: Closed