Tutoring Center

The Tutoring Center welcomes all CCD students. We strive to provide quality academic support to all students enrolled in CCD courses. Professional tutors are available in math, writing, accounting, business, economics, ESL, marketing, and physics. Student support assistants are also present to assist you with computer access, navigating D2L, Microsoft Office, and requesting a tutoring session. Also, any student who needs a place to study and/or use a computer.

Tutoring Center Hours - Summer 2018

Math Center

Obtain Free Support for All Levels of Mathematics
Coordinator: Allison Millmore

Summer Math Center Hours  
Monday - Thursday | 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Friday | 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Math Center Options

  • Work with professional and peer tutors
  • Clarify and comprehend concepts and processes
  • Attend workshops and seminars on focused topics
  • Maximize learning potential
  • Promote independent learning
  • Develop critical thinking skills

Writing Center

Writing Center tutors will work with you to:

  • Clarify assignments and brainstorm ideas
  • Give an experienced reader’s response and provide constructive feedback
  • Organize and help you to develop your paper
  • Teach you revision and editing strategies, and proper citation of outside sources
  • Help you locate reference texts: some ENG 121 & 122 classes & grammar guides, as well as headphones
  • Provide handouts to address a variety of writing questions
Get the writing help you need at one of our two locations: Confluence & Auraria Library.

 

Confluence

The walk-in Writing Center at the Confluence Building offers CCD students free 25- to 30-minute one-on-one sessions for all types of writing. No appointment necessary!

Located in Confluence Building, Room 408

Summer 2018 Writing Center Hours - will start on June 4, 2018
Monday - Thursday | 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Friday | 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Auraria Library

The Writing Center at Auraria Library offers 50-minute appointments with tutors from CCD, UCD and MSU Denver. Please visit CU Denver Writing Center website to set up a profile and schedule appointments. Be sure to select Auraria Library: Denver Campus from the drop-down menu. Located on the first floor of the "Knowledge Market" - feel free to check at the “ASK US” desk if you need help.

Auraria Library tutoring is only for fall and spring semesters - Consultants from one of the three Auraria Campus writing centers are available for sessions:
CCD tutoring is available in the Confluence Building, Fourth Floor

ESL Center

Empowering Independent ESL Learners and Critical Thinkers
Coordinator: Ryan Sethre

Summer 2018 ESL Center Hours - will start on June 4, 2018
Monday - Thursday | 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Friday | 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

 ESL Center Options

  • Improve your writing and speaking.
  • Practice reading and listening.
  • Get help with homework.
  • Practice your grammar and pronunciation.
  • Improve your vocabulary.
  • Meet other ESL students.
  • Learn about the United States and American culture.
  • Borrow a book from our library.

Physics Tutoring

Physics Tutoring
Mark Haefele, Associate Professor
Chair of Interdisciplinary Science

Summer 2018 Physics Tutoring - TBA

Online Tutoring

Summer 2018 Available: May 29, 2018 - August 10, 2018
Available 24/7

Brainfuse is a free online tutoring service accessible through a link from Desire2Learn (D2L). It is available to all CCD students. Tutors can assist with all levels of math, all writing assignments, and many other subjects. A tutor will respond with comments within 12 hours of submission of essays. All students receive 8 hours per semester of tutoring through Brainfuse.

Stop by the Tutoring Center for questions in all classes using CCDConnect, D2L, MyMathLab, and other software items.

  • CCDConnect
  • Computer-Based Coursework and D2L
  • Email Access
  • Internet Research
  • Microsoft Office Suite
  • MyMathLab Online Tutorial Software
  • Online Classes
  • Word Processing (Formatting in MLA or APA style)
  • Other Computer Software