LACC Tutoring Service

LACC offers tutoring services online and on campus to support students in a variety of disciplines. Check the websites for availability of face-to-face tutoring for Fall 2021, which is being offered on a limited basis at some centers.

Please use the following links to find out more about tutoring services available and how to make an appointment or drop by for tutoring.

Math tutoring services are available in person in FH 104 or remotely by enrolling in Math 202 or Tutor 001.

Contact the Pi-Shop for more information

Writing & ESL tutoring is available both in-person and online. Students can meet virtually or in person with a tutor to review their paper, submit their papers online for comments and feedback, attend workshops, and access online grammar software.

For English Classes, and Writing in all Disciplines
Contact the Writing Support Center

For ESL Classes
Contact the ESL Lab


Please note: The Writing Support Center & ESL Lab are closed during the first week of the semester for prep week and tutor training. We look forward to helping you beginning on September 5!

For assistance in Physics, Chemistry, Computer Science, and upper-level math classes, become part of the STEM Pathways Program. This allows you to participate in General Tutoring and Supplemental Instruction Sessions.

Access the LACC STEM General Tutoring page

Subject-specific tutoring is available for selected courses online and in-person through the General Tutoring Program. Following are the classes for which we are currently offering tutoring:

Visit the General Tutoring Program on Penji

To visit a tutor, you will need to register and make an appointment or drop in for tutoring on Penji. Here's what to do:

  1. Visit or click on “LACC Penji Tutoring” and log in using your student email or SSO.
  2. Click "Get Started" and then select "Learn"
  3. Select "Los Angeles City College" and then select "LACC | General Tutoring"
Penji Information

Visit our Penji information page for videos to help you get started with Penji.

Office Hours, Location & Contact

Online & In Person
Cesar Chavez Administration (AD) 100
Herb Alpert Music Center 104 (music only)

Fall & Spring
Monday & Wednesday: 9:00AM-5:00PM
Tuesday & Thursday: 9:00AM-8:00PM
Friday: 10:00AM-2:00PM

Winter & Summer
Monday: 12:00PM-5:00PM
Wednesday: 12:00PM-7:00PM
Tuesday, Thursday & Friday: 9:00AM-2:00PM

Phone: (323) 953-4000 ext. 2720
Help Desk: Live Help Zoom

Apply to be a tutor!
Get more info and apply on the General Tutoring Application link.

If you are registered with the Office of Special Services (OSS) at the College, which provides services to students with disabilities, you are eligible for their tutoring services.

Tutoring services are currently provided online, either on a drop-in or scheduled basis.

Please visit their Online Tutoring page

Trio/Student Support Services (Trio/SSS) provide assistance to students who are low income and/or first-generation students, as well as disabled students who are low-income. Students who are accepted into the program are eligible for their tutoring services, which are currently being offered online.

Please go to the Trio/SSS Tutoring page for updated information about how to schedule an appointment

Tutoring for students in the EOPS, CARE, NextUp, and CAYFES programs is being done via Zoom.

Please contact the tutoring coordinator, Alma Salazar at or visit their tutoring page for more information

LACC students have the ability to access NetTutor for English, Math, ASL, and Counseling Classes. This is an external service contracted by the District and the tutoring sessions are conducted by tutors who are not LACCD employees or students. Tutoring services in these disciplines are provided for free.

You can access the NetTutor site from inside one of your Canvas shells. Look at the left-hand menu and click on the NetTutor link.