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The Learning Success Center (LSC) provides academic support for all NEIU students.

During Fall 2020, all tutoring is remote via Nmail Meet by appointment only.

How to make an appointment with a tutor

Appointments are required while all tutoring is remote. To make an appointment, students should use Nmail (Google) Chat to contact LSC. Students are encouraged to email lsc@neiu.edu if they need assistance with using Nmail Chat or Nmail Meet.

LSC provides tutoring seven days a week. Tutor availability will differ depending on the type of tutoring offered.

  • 8:30 a.m.-7 p.m. Monday and Thursday
  • 8:30 a.m.-8 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday
  • 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Friday
  • 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday
  • 1-4 p.m. Sunday

To see a tutor's schedule, please visit Discipline tutors, Math tutors, Writing tutors, Reading tutor.

More About LSC

The Learning Success Center (LSC) provides peer-directed academic tutoring in the following areas: 

  • General Education courses 
  • Writing
  • Reading and learning support 
  • Math development and college-level math

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. Additionally, the LSC provides all NEIU students an area for learning groups and an opportunity to learn with other students. During Fall 2020, all tutoring is remote. Appointments are required to facilitate connecting tutors and students online.