SASC Tutoring Center


  Welcome to the Tutoring Center!

The Tutoring Center is located in 200 STU and is open Mondays-Fridays 8 am to 5 pm during the spring/summer semester.

**Students, Please take a moment to complete a short Evaluation on your tutors for the semester. Thanks!**

  • You may submit a request for a tutor beginning the first day of classes.

  • All requests for tutoring must be submitted online.

  • The Tutoring Center provides tutoring (at no cost) to all Grand Valley State University students in most 100- and 200-level courses.

  • If you wish a tutor for a 300-400-level course, in addition to submitting the online request, you will need to complete a special request form.

  • All writing tutoring requests will be handled by the Writing Center. For more information about the Writing Center please go to their website at
  • Tutoring is limited to one fifty minute session per subject per week.
  • Tutorials are conducted in weekly, fifty minute sessions in small group settings.
  • Requests for languages are limited to one fifty minute session per week per language.

  • Tutoring sessions will not be conducted on days and holidays when classes are not in session, during finals week and when GVSU is closed.

  • The Tutoring Center seeks to facilitate students' academic progress and to develop self-directed, independent learners.




The Tutoring Center has a commitment to diversity in hiring tutors.

Walk-in Tutoring Available:

  • Science Success Center  - peer facilitated office which offers support for students in BIO 120, 121, and 355/375; BMS: 208, 212, 250 and 290; CHM 109, 115, 116, 230, 231, 232, 241, and 242; PHY 200, 220, 221, 230, and 231

  • Chemistry Center (not available during spring/summer) - staffed by chemistry faculty and student tutors. Chemistry faculty teaching 102, 109, 111, 115, 116, 201, 221, 222, 230, 231, 232, 241, 242, 245, & 247 will be holding some or all of their office hours in 200 STU during the fall and winter semesters. If you wish to become a CHM tutor, please contact Sarah Clark at 616-331-2072 or email

Additional tutoring:

  •  - Scheduled, individual psychology tutoring is available through Psi Chi. Send emails to and include the course, your name, and availability (not available during spring/summer).

Free online tutorial assistance:

Free Tutoring for U.S. Military Families:



Tutoring Center
Grand Valley State University
1 Campus Drive  200 STU
Allendale  MI  49401-9403
Phone (616) 331-3451


Page last modified July 8, 2015