Tutoring Services

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Tutoring Offerings

Image of Please NoteIn-person walk-in tutoring is available in the Learning Resource Center, 2nd & 3rd Floors!   

Online tutoring and live front desk help are also available via the 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 Tutoring course in Canvas so you can access the tutors, NetTutor, and live front desk help. 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 Tutoring Course. This is a no cost, zero unit course. It does NOT show up on your college transcript.

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Our Tutoring Centers

Palomar College is committed to the success of its diverse student population. Academic support & tutoring (both in-person & online) 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 available in the S.T.A.R. Center on the second floor of the Learning Resource Center (LRC) and at the Escondido, Fallbrook, and Rancho Bernardo Centers.  The Math and Science Center is located on the third floor of the LRC. 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. World languages and ESL are in the H building.

STAR Tutoring is online and in person. Tutors are available for Accounting, ASL, business, music, psychology, sociology and more!

Mon - Thurs
8am -6pm,
8am - 2pm

Location: LRC, 2nd Floor

Main extension: x2448

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Students can get tutoring assistance with English Department courses and in Reading and writing for any course taught at Palomar.

Monday - Thursday: 8am – 6pm
Fridays: 8am – 2pm

Location: LRC, 2nd Floor

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

M-Th 8am-8pm
F 8am-2pm
Sat 9am-1pm

Location: LRC, 3rd Floor

Main extension: x2718

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All students in all classes have access to online tutoring. Please visit the "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 biology, chemistry, economics, ESL, English/writing, history, math, political science, Spanish, and statistics.

Monday - Thursday, 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday, 8:00 am - 2:00 pm

Location: ESC-500B

Main extension: x8171

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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 104, English, writing, history, music, communication, speech, and Math 100-206.

Monday-Thursday, 7:30 am - 6:00 pm

Location: SEC-401

Main extension: x8563

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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.

Monday-Thursday, 8:00 am - 5:15 pm

Location: FC-K01

Main extension: x8689

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We offer tutoring in ESL for all Palomar College Students!

Monday - Thursday, 8:30 am - 1:00 pm & 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Location: H-118

Main extension: x3786

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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.

Monday - Thursday, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday, 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

Location: H-125

Main extension: x2564

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

Monday to Friday 8 am to 4:30 pm

Location: MD-335

Main extension: x2496

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

Location: ST-52

Main extension: x2827

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