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Welcome to the Tutoring and Learning Center (TLC)

The Tutoring and Learning Center at College of Marin offers free peer-tutoring for currently enrolled students in a variety of subjects including biology, business, chemistry, foreign languages, medical assisting, math and more! All tutors are faculty recommended and have completed a course in tutor training.

Applications for free tutoring must be completed each semester. Please go to your MyCOM account and click on the student tab to complete the online Tutoring Request Application, or stop by the Tutoring and Learning Center in LC 160 (Kentfield) to complete an application in person.  After you complete your tutoring request application, you are welcome to attend any scheduled drop-in tutoring sessions. Click here to see a complete list of tutoring schedules for all subjects. If you are currently enrolled in any Math class at the College of Marin you can use drop-in Math tutoring any time during our business hours. Drop-in Math Tutoring takes place Monday-Friday 9:00am-4:30pm and 4:30pm-6:00pm on Wednesday evenings.

Mission Statement
The Tutoring and Learning Center is committed to helping the diverse student population at College of Marin become more effective and empowered learners. Our faculty-recommended peer tutors support study skill development, promote understanding of course concepts, reinforce successful study habits, and encourage independent learning to help students reach their educational goals.

The TLC at Kentfield and the Career and Study Center at IVC have designated areas for drop-in tutoring as well as areas where students can study privately. Several computers are available to registered students for tutor related activities and academic work.

Hours and Locations

Kentfield Campus, learning Center-Room 160, (415) 485-9620
Monday 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Friday 9:00 am -4:30 pm
IVC Campus, Building 17, career & study center, (415) 457-8811 x8208
Monday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Tuesday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Wednesday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Thursday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Friday closed

Drop-in Tutoring Schedules and Online TutoringClick here to see a complete list of tutoring schedules for all subjects. The drop-in tutoring schedules are updated daily. Schedules for drop-in tutoring are also posted in the TLC, Room 160 in the Learning Resource Center on the Kentfield campus.

If you are interested in tutoring for other courses, please email to let us know.

Tutoring StaffOksana Pensabene, Tutoring and Learning Center Coordinator 415-485-9620

Becky Reetz, Tutoring and Learning Center Supervisor  415-485-9633

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Technical Contact: Oksana Pensabene, Tutoring and Learning Center Coordinator 415-485-9620