Tutoring Services

Tutoring services are provided to support student success. SCC offers department specific tutoring and “Open” tutoring service for all academic and vocational classes.

Tutoring Lab hours are subject to change and may vary throughout the semester.

Online Tutoring


Department Specific Tutoring

Advanced Technology Design Lab

Tutoring is available in the lab for students enrolled in both Graphic Communication (GCOM) and Engineering Design Technology (EDT) courses. Hours of availability for specialized EDT tutoring vary each semester. Call us or stop by for more information.

Location

Technology Building, TEC 109
916-558-2277

Hours

Monday – Thursday:  8 am – 9 pm
Friday:  11 am – 5 pm
Saturday:  1 pm – 5 pm
Sunday:  Closed

The Design Lab

Athletic Study Skills Lab

Tutoring in math, English, and studying strategies is available for SCC student athletes.

Location

South Gymnasium, SOG 144
916-558-2036

Hours

Check with lab staff for hours of availability.

Business & CIS Division

Open to Los Rios students enrolled in Business & CIS Department courses at SCC.

The Business Division Open Computer Lab offers free tutoring to Business Division students in a variety of CIS subjects and other computer-related topics on a first-come / first-served basis.

Location

Business Building, BUS 151, 1st Floor
916-558-2507

Hours

Monday – Thursday:  8 am – 8:15 pm
Friday:  8 am – 4 pm
Saturday & Sunday:  Closed

Website

Business & CIS Division Tutoring

Business Student Center

Open to Los Rios students enrolled in Business Department courses at SCC.

The Business Department Tutoring Lab offers free drop-in tutoring to Business Division students on Accounting, Economics, and specific business courses.

Location

Business Building, BUS 152, 1st Floor
916-650-2763

Hours: August 25 – December 17

Monday – Thursday: 8 am – 7 pm
Friday: Closed

Resources

The lab provides textbooks and manuals, study skills suggestions for various subjects, and computers available for students to do homework or perform internet research.

Website

Business Division Tutoring

Science and Allied Health Tutoring Center

Open to SCC Science and Allied Health students as a study lab. Tutoring available for Biology, Chemistry, Medical Language and the Allied Health Programs.

Location

Lillard Hall, LIH 115
FavelaF@scc.losrios.edu
LeM@scc.losrios.edu
916-558-2129

Hours

Check with the Center’s staff for hours of availability.

Website

Science & Allied Health Tutoring Center

The Language and Literature Computer Lab

This lab (RS 326) offers support for students conducting research and writing papers.  It both accommodates scheduled classes and offers drop-in times.  Any SCC student may use the lab during drop-in times.

Location

Rodda Hall South, RHS 326, 3rd Floor
916-558-2370

Hours

Hours for the lab vary each week. Usual times are
Monday – Thursday:  8 am – 4 pm, check the posted schedule near the door.
The lab is usually closed on Fridays for drop-in use.

Resources

Installed programs include only Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, and Word.

Learning Skills and Tutoring Center

Individual, Small Group and Beacon tutoring in a variety of subjects including: Anthropology, Biology, Chemistry, History, Math, Philosophy, Physics, Psychology, Sign Language, Foreign Languages, and Statistics.

Location

Learning Resource Center,LRC 144, 1st Floor
916-558-2258

Hours

Monday – Thursday:  9 am – 7 pm
Friday:  9 am – 1 pm
Saturday: 10 am – 2 pm

Please note that we are closed during semester breaks and specific holidays (check the current class schedule for dates).

Website

Learning Skills and Tutoring Center

Math Lab

Open to all SCC students for drop-in tutoring in Math and related topics.

Location

Rodda Hall South, RHS 162, 1st Floor
916-558-2447

Hours

Monday – Thursday:  8 am – 8 pm
Friday:  8 am – 4 pm
Saturday:  10 am – 4:30 pm
Sunday:  Closed

Website

SCC Math Lab

MESA

Open to SCC students majoring in Mathematics, Engineering and Science.

Location

Rodda Hall South, RHS 122, 1st Floor
916-558-2497

Hours

Check with staff for hours of availability or the tutoring schedule on the MESA website.

Website

MESA

Occupational Labs

Tutoring is available for vocational programs such as Dental Hygiene and Electronic Technology at various campus locations. Vocational course instructors will provide information about this tutoring to their classes.

Reading Lab

The English Reading Lab (located in RHS 329) houses ENGLB 55, a credit/no credit course with its own text and computer practice materials provided in lab. It is designed primarily to support the students in the four levels of (primarily native-speaker) Reading classes (ENGRD 10, ENGRD 11, ENGRD 110, and ENGRD 310). However, students may enroll independently in ENGLB 55, whether or not they are co-enrolled in a Reading course.

Students wanting homework help on a drop-in basis may come during “open lab.” Contact the Reading Lab for the current semester’s “open Lab” sections. The lab offers practice in all areas of reading comprehension (identifying the main idea, making inferences, etc.) and in vocabulary development. Tutors are available to provide one-on-one help to students as they do their lab practice work.

Location

Rodda Hall South, RHS 329, 3rd Floor
916-558-2207

Hours

Hours vary – check posted schedule

RISE

Tutoring is available to enrolled SCC students in English, Math Trigonometry, Biology, Chemistry, Business Math, Statistics, Calculus, History and Political Science.

Location

Temporary Building, TEMP 5
916-650-2782

Hours

Contact the center to schedule a tutoring appointment.

Website

RISE Center


Open Tutoring Labs

ACADEMIC COMPUTING LAB – BUS

Open to all enrolled SCC students. Assistance with word processing, Internet usage, and other basic computer operations is available.

Location

Business Building, BUS 152, 1st Floor
916-558-2666 or 916-558-2099

Hours

Monday – Friday:  8 am – 4 pm
Saturday & Sunday:  Closed

Resources

MS Office, Internet, scanner, black/white printers and copy machine.

Website

Academic Computing

ACADEMIC COMPUTING LAB – LRC

Open to all enrolled SCC students. Assistance with word processing, Internet usage, and other basic computer operations is available.

Location

Learning Resource Center, LRC 144, 1st Floor
916-558-2666 or 916-558-2099

Hours

Monday – Thursday:  7:30 am – 8 pm
Friday:  7:30 am – 5 pm
Saturday & Sunday:  Closed

Resources

[41] PC stations which include [2] Adoptive Computer stations, MS Office Suite 2010, Internet, scanner, black/white printers and color printer.

Wireless GoPrint Station located in Room LRC 144.
To print go to:  print.goprintmobile.com/scclib1

Website

Academic Computing

Davis Center

Tutoring open to all enrolled Los Rios students taking courses offered at the Davis Center.

Location

Davis Center 215
1720 Jade Street, Davis, CA 95616

Hours

Check with lab staff for hours of availability.

Website

Davis Center

West Sacramento Center

Tutoring is open to all enrolled Los Rios students.

Location

1115 West Capitol Avenue, West Sacramento, CA 95691
916-375-5511

Hours

Please check with the Center’s staff regarding hours of availability.

Website

West Sacramento Center

Writing Center – Writing Tutoring for all courses

Writing tutoring is available for SCC students in all academic and vocational classes.

Location

Learning Resource Center, LRC 144, 1st Floor
916-558-2126

Hours

Please check with the Center’s staff regarding hours of availability.

Website

Writing Center