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MAY 25, 2020

Summer 2020 Tutoring

1. Writing and course-specific FREE tutoring is available at SMARTHINKING

Here are the basics on how to request and get tutoring from Smarthinking:

  1. Log in to Cal U's D2L Brightspace.
  2. Click the University Resources menu.
  3. Click Self Registration.‚Äč
  4. Click Smarthinking Student Tutoring.
  5. Click Register.
  6. Click Submit.
  7. Click Finish.

Once you have registered, the Smarthinking shell will be available in under “Cal U Communities” in D2L.

2. VLC'sWCONLINE: One VLC writing consultant, a graduate student, will also be available to assist students. Appointments are made through WCONLINE using the schedule "Writing Center SUMMER 20."  

Question? email:


MARCH 12, 2020

Visits to the VLC facilities Noss 110/Noss 115 and face-to-face tutorial appointments are closed until further notice. Some tutors will be working online from their homes.

Online tutoring resumes Monday March 16th. 

If you have questions about tutoring, please email or

For updates on COVID-19, check the  Cal U site:

Welcome to Cal U Vulcan Learning Commons SPRING 2020

To get started, register for an account by clicking the link to the left. If you have already registered, please check your registration information to be sure that it is current.

Once registered, log in to make a face-to-face, online, or e-tutoring appointment. 


 If you need to work with a writing consultant, then check  WRITING CENTER SPRING 2020 schedule.  If you need tutoring for a specific course  (such as mathematics, chemistry, psychology, political science, etc.), then check the Learning Center Spring 2020 schedule.

If you need assistance with the login process, please contact us in one of the following ways:

 (1) Email us:    or  
(2) Call 724 938 5894 (Learning Center for course specific tutoring) or 724 938 4336 (Writing Center)
(3) Stop by Noss Hall 115 or Noss Hall 110.



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