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Whether you are trying to maintain a high GPA or struggling to pass a difficult course, tutoring can help you understand concepts covered in class so you can work toward the grade you want.

Tutoring Services:



Drop-in Tutoring

We offer drop-in tutoring for

  • Accounting
  • Chemistry
  • Economics
  • Math
  • Physics/ Engineering
  • Statistics
  • Finance

Tutors are available specific hours each week so that you can come in and get help during the times that work best with your schedule.  You can come in for five minutes or stay as long as a tutor is here!  This flexible option is great if you want to have some built in study time with our friendly peer tutors!  Check the Drop In Tutoring Schedule.

**Drop-in tutoring only runs during Fall and Spring Semesters** 


How much does drop-in tutoring cost?


You pay only a one-time fee of $50.00 per subject each semester for unlimited use of this service.  Some campus programs cover tutoring fees.  Contact us for more information.

Individual Tutoring

If you need assistance tailored to meet your personal needs, we offer individual tutoring for many courses on campus. Individual appointments let you work one-on-one with a tutor at a pre-arranged time inside our center. Typically, individual appointments are scheduled once a week.  This fee-based tutoring is scheduled as semester long, consecutive weekly appointments where you are pre-paying for blocks of five 50 minute tutoring sessions.

How much does individual tutoring cost?

There is a $65 fee for five 50 minute sessions. Some campus programs cover tutoring fees. Contact us for more information.

How can I schedule an appointment?

Request an tutor at the LAC front counter or for more information, contact (562) 985-5350.

How do I cancel an appointment?

You must always call the LAC front counter (562) 985-5350 to cancel an individual tutoring appointment.  In order for your cancellation to be excused, you must give us at least 4 hours of notice.   Please refer to the contract you have received from your tutor during your first session in regards to our policies. 

What policies must I follow for individual appointments?

The first time you meet with your tutor, they will go over the LAC Tutorial Services Contract with you and discuss our policies and expectations. You will be given a copy of this Contract to take with you. Please use the link below for copies of these contracts.

Individual Tutoring Referral Contract - for students who are having a program (such as DSS, VETS, or PFS) pay for their tutoring.

Individual Tutoring Fee Based Contract - for students who pay out of pocket for indiviudal tutoring

Community Tutoring

The Learning Assistance Center Tutorial Services Program is no longer offering tutoring to non-CSULB students.   Please email Meg Enos if you are interested in receiving a referral list of private tutors:  **Please note that private tutoring set up by you and the tutor is seperate and not affliated with the LAC in any way.**