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Tutoring Programs

Learning Resource Center

Support for Academic Success

If you need help in a class, you're not alone! We offer tutoring programs to help you succeed with your academic goals.

  • Use all available resources early to get the best start in your classes.
  • We are here to help!
  • Watch our Introduction to the LRC video.
  • And if you have issues signing in, email

Foothill College Virtual Tutoring

We use Zoom to pair you with a tutor. You'll need a quiet space and a computer with a microphone to participate.



Steps to Meet with a Tutor

  1. CHECK Tutoring Program Hours below for specific subjects.
  2. LOG INTO LRC Tutoring Online Drop In System or log in to WLC Writing Appointment System to schedule an appointment.
  3. FOLLOW THE PROMPT to access drop-in tutoring or to schedule an appointment. (Note: The Drop In button will be inactive during hours when no tutoring is available in the LRC.)
  4. CLICK ON ZOOM LINK to enter tutoring zoom room.

NOTE: You can access the LRC Tutoring Center while in Canvas, too.

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  • Select the Student Support Portal icon on the left menu.
  • Look for the Tutoring tile.

Tutoring Program Hours 

Pass the Torch (Peer-to-peer tutoring for core courses in English, ESLL and Math)

Visit Pass the Torch page on Canvas to learn more about the program.

For any questions, email at 

STEM Center (Drop-In Tutoring for Accounting, Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science,  Math, and Physics

Visit STEM Center page on Canvas to learn more about the program.

For any questions, email at 

Writing & Language Center (Support with reading, writing, and research for all subjects)

Visit the LRC Tutoring Canvas page for more info about the WLC. 

NetTutor (24/7 online tutoring)

For hours when the Writing & Language (WLC), STEM Center, and Pass the Torch are closed, or for subjects not covered by Foothill's tutoring centers, you can get additional online tutoring support from NetTutor, a 24/7 online tutoring service. To access NetTutor, please visit the LRC Tutoring Canvas page

Specialized Programs

English Bridge

Provides a summer review session for students interested in preparing for an English placement retest.



State-funded program serving students who are financially and educationally disadvantaged. Includes one-on-one tutoring.


Math Performance Success

Would you like extra help with Math 10: Statistics?

If yes, the MPS program provides support to help you complete your general education, transfer and associate degree math requirement.


Math Summer Bridge

Summer review session for students preparing for a math placement retest.


COVID-19 Update: Tutoring will remain predominantly virtual in the spring quarter, with some on-campus STEM tutoring. See or contact for information.



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All tutoring services delivered virtually for fall.