The Learning Success Center (LSC) offers remote tutoring through Nmail Hangouts Meet for general Education courses, math, writing, reading and learning support. Students can make or change appointments by instant messaging with LSC on Nmail Hangouts Chat or emailing at email@example.com.
Desk staff will respond to Hangouts Chat messages and emails during the following times:
- 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Thursday
- 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday
To schedule an appointment with a tutor through Nmail email, contact firstname.lastname@example.org and include your name, student ID, phone number, the subject/assignment, date and time you would like the appointment.
The Learning Success Center (LSC) provides peer-directed academic tutoring for individuals and groups in the following areas:
- General Education courses
- Reading and learning support
- Math development and college-level math
- Academic coaching
The primary emphases are promoting active learning strategies, encouraging student engagement, and providing content support. Academic support is provided to students who are seeking assistance with understanding course concepts and preparing assignments, along with developing an improved learning system for college which includes motivation, academic engagement, brain-based habits for college learning, and learning strategies for note taking, textbook reading, and test taking.
Tutors are graduate and undergraduate students who are carefully selected on the basis of their own academic achievement by faculty and given supervision, training, and support to serve as tutors, mentors, and academic coaches. Additionally, the LSC provides all NEIU students an area for learning groups and an opportunity to learn with other students. Appointments are strongly encouraged, and students are welcome to drop in to discuss their individual academic support needs.