Welcome to the WRC!
We offer tutoring in writing and reading to all De Anza College students for any class on campus--EWRT, READ, ESL, LART or any course with a writing assignment! Tutoring takes place in drop-in sessions or through scheduled, weekly individual appointments.
Hours and Location
Online for Summer 2020: Open July 6 to August 6
Monday through Thursday 9 am to 6 pm
Tutoring is currently not available on campus. Please read the SSC Service Update re COVID-19.
Drop-in tutoring is available during all hours of operation, every quarter. The time
limit for drop-in tutoring is 30 minutes per session, 2 sessions per day. No application
or appointment is needed for drop-in tutoring. Just sign in using your CWID for first-come,
Weekly Individual Tutoring (WIT)
Weekly Individual Tutoring appointments are available in fall, winter, and spring quarter on a limited basis (according to tutor availability). You and your tutor will meet in the WRC via Zoom, on the SSC Resources Canvas page once a week. During this time, you can work on areas and topics that you need help with and learn strategies to help you study the subject better on your own. Depending on tutor availability and budget constraints, we may not be able to provide a Weekly Individual Tutor for each student who requests one, but we will do our best. It helps to apply early in the first week of the quarter. Students requesting Weekly Individual Tutoring after the first week of the quarter will be asked to use Drop In Tutoring will be placed on a waiting list.
Weekly Individual Tutoring is primarily* available to students enrolled in these courses:
- EWRT 211, READ 211, LART 211, LART 250, EWRT 1A
- ESL 200, ESL 234, ESL 244, ESL 252/3, ESL 262/3, ESL 272/3/4, ESL 5
- GUID 207
*Remember: Priority for Weekly Individual Tutoring is given to students enrolled in English/reading/writing courses below EWRT 2 or ESL6 and students using EDC/DSS services.
Customized Support Activities (CSA)
This program is designed to support each student taking "bundled" or "stretch" EWRT
1A with flexible, personalized options. Students login to the CSA Canvas site to access
and track activities. Check out our CSA info video on YouTube!
Other resources include Directed Learning Activity packets and Academic Skills Workshops.
Student Success Center Co-Directors