Learning Lab

Tutoring/Learning Lab

Our Goal is the Success of our Students!

The Learning Lab is a one-stop resource to help you succeed academically.

The Learning Lab offers:

  • Free in-person and online tutoring services for students
  • Computer and printer access
  • Information on academic success strategies

Face-to-Face Tutoring

Face to face tutoring is currently available in the following disciplines. An updated schedule with subject tutoring hours is always available at the Learning Lab front desk and on the POD. You can call the Learning Lab to ask about tutoring in certain subjects.

  • Math
  • Anatomy & Physiology
  • Chemistry
  • Biology
  • History
  • Nursing

Writing tutoring is available in the Writing Center, which is located in the Library, Room A204a. For an appointment with the Writing Center, please call 281-754-3559.

Online Tutoring

Online tutoring is available 24/7 through TutorMe.  As a student, you will be able to get tutoring help in a multitude of subjects while being able to both hear and see your tutor. A record of your session is kept in your account for your review and study at any time.  Current students can access TutorMe through their Blackboard account.

Computer Access

Word processing, spreadsheet and Internet access are provided on the computers in the Learning Lab. Interactive math tutorials are also available. Printing is available with a 5 page limit.

Contact Information

Barbara Eckenfels
Director, Learning Commons
beckenfels@alvincollege.edu
281-756-3556

Anna Oskerson
Academic Support Specialist
aoskerson@alvincollege.edu
281-756-3557

Kim Taliaferro
Academic Support Specialist
ktaliaferro@alvincollege.edu
281-756-3555

DeLys Mitchell
Administrative Assistant, Learning Commons
dmitchell@alvincollege.edu
281-756-3564

 
Hours:  
Monday - Thursday 8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Closed Fridays during the summer