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The Tutoring Centers

Where students become scholars

What are the tutoring centers?

The Tutoring Centers are places on both campuses where NSCC students can go to improve their course work and study skills with the support of highly skilled peer and professional tutors. Currently enrolled students can visit our free, walk-in centers where individual tutoring is offered on a first-come, first-served basis. Students may also schedule individual appointments with a tutor in advance. Please visit the My Courses tab in Pipeline for more information.

Who should use the centers?

Whether you are one of the strongest students in class or find yourself challenged with certain subjects, you will benefit from the services the Tutoring Center provides.

  • Stuck on a math problem? We can help!
  • Need help getting started on a paper? Yes, we do that too!
  • Want to brush up on your study or computer skills? This is the place to be!
  • Referred by an instructor for help with specific skills? Check!
  • Need someone to do your work for you? Gotcha! Sorry ...that's not what we do here!

What should I bring?

To help our tutors provide you with the highest level of assistance and to make the most use of your time with a tutor, you should bring assignments, syllabi, old tests/quizzes, notebooks and texts. You should also come with a particular problem, task, or goal for each session.

Hours of Operation

Summer 2017: May 15, 2017 through June 23, 2017 and July 5, 2017 through August 15, 2017
Monday through Thursday: hours vary by the day, though, generally, we are open for tutoring 11am-5pm Monday-Thursday.

Please visit the "My Courses" tab in Pipeline for full drop-in and appointment schedule information. Email tutoring@northshore.edu with questions.

Online Writing Assistance

NSCC is piloting online writing tutoring from ThinkingStorm. If you are a student at NSCC, you may use this service for free simply by logging in to Blackboard

ThinkingStorm will be available again to students starting January 17, 2017

Danvers Tutoring Center
Room: DS 105
Phone: (978) 762-4000 ext.4387

Lynn Tutoring Centers
Math and Sciences Center
Room: LW222
Phone: (781) 593-6722 ext. 6679

The Writing & Communications Center
Room: LW219
Phone: (781) 593-6722 ext. 6214

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