Learning Lab and Tutoring Services at Colorado Mountain College in Steamboat Springs

The Learning Lab, located in Bristol 146, is the place to find regularly scheduled group tutoring sessions as well as access to computers.

Any current CMC student needing academic support has access to Professional and Peer tutors during specified times throughout the day. It has been proven by research that if students seek help early in the semester they are more likely to succeed.

Goals of the Tutorial Program:

  • To create a calm supportive atmosphere in which to learn.
  • To build the student’s self confidence by providing only positive experiences.
  • To offer an academic support system in all subjects for those who need assistance.
  • To encourage independent learning in the student.
Tutoring Schedule

Please contact  Barb Tuchlinsky in Bristol 145, btuchlinsky@coloradomtn.edu, 870-4428 with questions or specific tutoring requests. The lab is open for student use and studying throughout the day.

FAQ’S

How many hours of tutoring may I access?  You may access up to 1 hour per credit per week. Example; a 3 credit math class gives you  up to 3 hours each week.

Do I need to pay for tutoring?  No

May I access tutoring if I’m taking a web course?  Yes.  If your course is not on the schedule then please contact either Barb Tuchlinsky or Shawndra Winter.

What is a peer tutor? 
A peer tutor is a student or other person who excels in the course material.

I’m interested in becoming a peer tutor. What do I need to do?  Fill out an application and bring to the Learning Lab along with the latest copy of your college transcript.