South Seattle Community College is committed to the success of its diverse student population. Academic support, drop-in centers, study groups, and one-on-one tutoring are available to insure that students get the help they need and are able to complete their educational goals. All tutoring is free of charge. The college has several Centers that are open during the week, evenings, and weekends. All of the Centers have experienced, trained tutors available as well as computers with printing capability. Tutors offer encouragement, flexible schedules, clear explanations, and help students develop good study skills.
Tutoring programs at South employs peer tutors, volunteers, professionals, and work study students hired on an as-needed basis. All tutors go through a training process and are evaluated by their tutees at the end of each quarter. Tutors are considered hourly employees of the Seattle Community College District.
South is certified through the College Reading and Learning Association.
See the specific tutor program for hours and locations.