The First Quadrant is here to help you with your math needs. Stop by room M253 in the Main Building to see what resources we offer. If you have any questions, please email the First Quadrant Coordinator or call 434.961.5494.
You can get one-on-one assistance in the First Quadrant from PVCC faculty and math tutors in the following courses:
- Pre-Calculus I and II
- Finite Math
- Introduction to Math
- Math for Liberal Arts
- Mathematics-based courses such as physics, chemistry and some nursing courses
- Technical Math I and II
- General Review of Math
Use the computers in the First Quadrant to work on your math skills. The following computer software can help you:
- Geometers Sketch Pad - Helps with graphing and geometry topics
- 3D-Grapher - Ties equations to 3-dimensional drawings
First Quadrant Hours
Regular Semester Hours:
Monday-Thursday: 8:30 a.m.-8 p.m.
Friday: 8:30 a.m.-2 p.m.
Saturday: 9 a.m.-1 p.m.
The First Quadrant will be open for students to use the computers for normal hours, from 8:30 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Tutoring will operate on a more limited schedule, as below:
Tuesday, 30th - Thursday 2nd, 8:30 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Friday, May 3rd - 8:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Saturday, May 4th, 9 a.m.-1 p.m.
Monday, May 6th-Wednesday, May 8th - 8:30 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Summer Hours May 20 - July 30
First Quadrant: Monday - Thursday, 8:30 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Tutoring: Monday - Thursday, 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Tutoring appointments are also available for Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Accounting, Economics, Computer Science and Nursing.
Please call 434.961.5284 to schedule a tutoring appointment.