Current TRIO students are eligible and have access to the following tutoring resources:
- TRIO Tutoring - one-on-one tutoring for two hours per week per subject (no more than one hour per day)
- eTutoring through BE Learning Center
Fall Quarter 2021 Tutoring Schedule
|Andy||Math & Computer Science||Tuesday: 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. (online)|
|Robin||Spanish, Math (no Stats), English, Biology, Chemistry, and Physics||Tuesday: 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. (online)
Wednesday: 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. (in-person)
|Irina||BIOL 241, 242, A&P, Nutrition CHEM 121||Monday, Tuesday, Thursday: 12:30 – 2:30 p.m. (online)|
|Zach||English, Math, Statistics, Business, Accounting, Economics, Psychology/Neuroscience||Tuesday & Thursday: 8:30 – 11:30 a.m. (online)|
|Joe||Math, Physics, English, Statistics, Logic & Philosophy||Monday: 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. (online)
Wednesday: 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. (in-person)
You can make an appointment with a TRIO Tutor via Starfish.
- First, log in to Starfish using your MySeattleColleges ID: Starfish Log-in
- After you have logged in, copy and paste this link into your browser: https://seattlecolleges.starfishsolutions.com/starfish-ops/instructor/serviceCatalog.html#/service/125145
- Next, look underneath the tutor’s name and find the subject you would like study.
- Click on the tutor’s name.
- Click Schedule Appointment.
Here’s a short (2 minutes) video walkthrough for scheduling in Starfish.
Through the BE Learning Center, students have access to eTutoring. For more information, please visit the e-tutoring page.
eTutoring hours: 5 a.m. to 11:59 p.m. (closed on Holidays and between Quarters)
Should I work with a tutor?
Here are some reasons why you might want to seek tutoring:
- Tutoring can enrich your understanding of the course material.
- Tutoring can help you apply better study methods.
- Tutoring can help you manage your time more effectively.
- Tutoring can assist you in focusing in on what is important.
- Tutoring can help you earn better grades!
What tutors can do:
- Review and explain assignments.
- Help you understand what the instructor expects.
- Clarify information presented by the instructor in class.
- Help you understand the textbook and utilize the information it contains.
- Provide you with additional examples and practice problems to reinforce concepts.
What tutors cannot do:
- Teach you material that you have not read or heard in class.
- Write speeches or term papers.
- Do your homework for you.
Remember: Tutoring is not a substitute for class attendance.
(Credit: San Bernadino Valley College)