Tutoring Services

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Tutoring Offerings

Image of Please NoteIn-person walk-in tutoring is available in the Library, 3rd Floor! We will follow COVID safe practices of wearing a mask and social distancing.  

Online tutoring and live front desk help are also available via the Online Tutoring Course in Canvas.

Email: star@palomar.edu

Phone: (760) 744-1150 x2448

Tutoring is free for all Palomar students. We offer tutoring in the following subjects:


We also can help with Canvas, MS Office, and Zoom. Other subjects are available via NetTutor.

Click on this link to enroll and/or access the Online Tutoring course in Canvas so you can access the tutors, NetTutor, and live front desk help (Fall hours: TBD). This link can also be found in the left menu of any Canvas course you may be enrolled in.

Please note that all students receiving tutoring will also need to enroll in their tutor’s section of N BASC 904: Supervised Tutoring. Each tutor’s course section number is below their picture on the Tutoring Schedule in the Canvas Online Tutoring Course. This is a no cost, zero unit course. It does NOT show up on your college transcript.

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Coming to Campus

Facial Coverings Are Optional but Strongly Recommended
Effective Tuesday, May 31, facial coverings were no longer be required in indoor spaces at the main campus or education centers. However, for your protection, it is strongly recommended that you continue to wear a facial covering indoors.  For those who wish to continue wearing facial coverings, the District will make them available.

Cleared4 Daily Health Screening Required
For the Spring 2023 semester, all students and employees are required to use the Cleared4 daily health screening and be cleared to be onsite BEFORE coming to the campus or education centers.  Here is specific information on using the Cleared4 daily health screening:

  • In your palomar.edu email, locate and open Welcome email from no-reply@cleared4work.com or a text message from 833-635-1086.
  • The link contained in the Welcome email is YOUR PERSONAL LINK. Please do not forward this link to anyone. It contains information specific to you.
  • Click on the link and register your personal information.
  • You will be able to set your preferences to receive daily reminders via email or text.
  • Please look for the daily reminder and take the survey before coming to campus or education centers.

Our Tutoring Centers

Palomar College is committed to the success of its diverse student population. Academic support and appointment or drop-in online tutoring sessions are available to ensure that students get the help they need and are able to complete their educational goals. Drop-in face to face tutoring is also available in the S.T.A.R. Center on the third floor of the Learning Resource Center and at the Escondido, Fallbrook, and Rancho Bernardo Centers.  All tutoring is free of charge to currently enrolled Palomar College students.   All of the tutors are experienced and trained tutors who are available to assist you.

S.T.A.R. Tutoring is online and in person. Tutors are available for English/writing, ESL Services, Reading Services,  ASL, music,  and Spanish.

Main extension: x2448

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STEM Center offers tutoring in chemistry, earth science, engineering, life science, physics, and some math and other STEM courses.

Main extension: x2265

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The Veterans Resource Center offers tutoring in various subjects to any enrolled veteran, active duty services member, or dependent.

Main extension: x2827

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World Languages Resource Center offers assistance and language resources to students studying French, German, Italian, and Spanish. Enrollment in subject area is required.

Main extension: x2564

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The Business Administration Department offers supplemental instruction in select Business/Accounting courses on a walk-in basis.

Main extension: x2496

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The Camp Pendleton Education Site offers tutoring in English, writing, and math.

Main extension: x7818

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Students can get tutoring assistance with CSIT Department courses (CSCI, CSIT, CSNT, CSWB) in MC-1 or via Zoom (937 131 98 344)

Main extension: x8181

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We offer tutoring in economics, ESL, English/writing, history, math, political science, and Spanish. Please visit us at the Escondido Center or on Zoom.

Main extension: x8171

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Please come in to work independently or work with a tutor. We offer walk-in tutoring for English, Writing, ESL, Spanish, and French.

Main extension: x8689

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The Math Learning Center provides free tutoring to students enrolled in math courses at Palomar College.

Main extension: x2718

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All students in all classes have access to online tutoring. Please visit the Online Tutoring Course in Canvas for the tutoring schedule. See top of page for details.

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Please come in to work independently or work with a tutor. We offer walk-in tutoring for AutoCAD/REVIT, Biology, Chemistry 100 and 102, English, writing, history, music, communication, speech, and Math 100-206.

Main extension: x8563

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