SAM Learning Center

Remote Operations Updates:

SAM Learning Center – Spring QTR 2021

Remote Operations Updates: Tutoring in the SAM Learning Center is by drop-in. All tutoring will be conducted remotely, via our Zoom account. To view tutor drop-in schedules and find the Zoom meeting password, login to your Starfish account and then select the “Sam Learning Center” Service or login to Canvas and select the “Online Tutoring Centers - Seattle Central".

  • Dates of operation: MON April 12th – TUES June 15th (No tutoring MON May 31st)
  • Hours of operation: MON-THURS: 10AM-6PM, FRI 10AM-5PM

Emails and Voicemails (see below for contact info) answered daily

SAM Learning Center Zoom link:
*Access the meeting password through your Canvas or Starfish account

Here’s what you’ll need for your Zoom drop-in session

  • A computer/laptop/tablet with audio capability and video camera
  • Reliable WiFi access
  • Possible headphones with microphone (if you’re in a public space)
  • We encourage you select a quiet place/room to have your tutor Zoom session, if possible, where you will likely not be interrupted

All about Zoom:

All about Starfish:

SAM Learning Center

Location: Remote operations only
Assistance type: Drop-in
Hours of operation
Monday – Thursday 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Friday 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Student tutors, frequently assisted by science and math faculty, provide help in specific subjects:

  • Math
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Physics
  • Computer science
  • Engineering
  • Statistics

Open Computer Lab

Location: Remote operations only
Monday - Friday 2 pm - 5 pm
Computers are available for students who need assistance with online assignments. Students can work independently or engage a tutor in this area for help with computer-based work. Computer Science and Statistics students are encouraged to use this space for studying or for tutor questions.

Math Path

Location: Remote operations only Monday-Friday 1 pm - 5 pm Type of assistance: Drop-in Math Path study sessions provide support with understanding key skills and concepts, and help students develop study habits to become successful independent learners. Drop-in study sessions are available for students enrolled in the following courses:

  • MATH080
  • MATH081
  • MATH087
  • MATH088
  • MATH091
  • MATH096
  • MATH098