The Learning Center provides a variety of opportunities for students to discover their learning preferences and build successful academic behaviors. Students who regularly use our services tend to show increased academic confidence, stronger learning skills, and improvement in their coursework.
Professional tutors, who are learning specialists, coordinate and supervise all peer-led programs.
Nightowl online tutoring continues as usual Sundays -Thursdays, from 7:00pm-Midnight, for writing and math. cortland.edu/tlc/nightowl
Professional Tutoring offers online tutoring for students. If you are interested in signing up to work with a professional tutor online, please email TLC@cortland.edu or call 607-753-4309 and leave a message.
Professional tutoring is individualized, skill-based sessions in reading, study strategies, math, time management and writing.
Nightowl offers real-time, online after-hours help for undergrad-level writing, math, chemistry, biology, physics, psychology and accounting
PLTL is peer-led collaboration to practice solving chemistry problems for General Chemistry 1 and 2.
Peer Tutoring is a one-to-one session model focusing on how best to study for and think about content.
Supplemental Instruction is peer-led collaborative groups integrating how to learn with what to learn.
Help achieve academic success by downloading or printing digital handouts.
When the campus cancels classes due to inclement weather, The Learning Center and its programs (Professional Tutoring, Supplemental Instruction (SI), Peer-Led Team Learning (PLTL), and Peer Tutoring) will also be cancelled. SUNY Cortland announces these cancellations on the campus homepage and via email. Generally, our online tutoring service will continue to operate during inclement weather. For questions about online tutoring, please e-mail Amy Russell.
SUNY Cortland students can access free Read&Write software to support reading and writing skills.