Tutoring at IWU

Student uses pen to point to place on paper while tutoring another studentTutors & Peer Advisors

Whether you’re seeking to improve your test scores, or simply to gain a deeper understanding of course material, a peer tutor can help. Many academic programs offer peer tutoring for a variety of topics and courses. If you don’t see your specific tutoring need addressed below, be sure to consult your course syllabus, professor, and advisor for further assistance.

The Writing Center

Located on the first floor of The Ames Library, The Writing Center helps students with all the stages of the writing process, from those first rough ideas through prewriting, collecting supporting material, drafting, and final editing and proofreading. Writing Center tutors are available to help you to improve your writing for courses in all subjects, as well as for co-curricular and pro-professional projects. There are also English as a Second Language tutors and Speech Tutors available through The Writing Center.

To schedule an appointment with a Writing Center tutor, click here.

Student Success Tutors

Whether you're a seasoned academic, or learning how to take great notes and study effectively for the first time, the Student Success Tutors are eager to work with you. Schedule a one-on-one appointment with a Student Success Tutor to identify your learning style and explore the methods for note taking, test preparation, presentations, time management, and more that work best for you. In addition, join the Student Success Tutors every Wednesday at 12pm for the Academic Skills Series.

Foreign Languages

The Language Resource Center, located on the main level of Buck Hall, provides peer tutors for all levels of French, Italian, Japanese, and Spanish.

To schedule an appointment with an LRC tutor, click here.

Faculty/Staff Directory

Do you need support for something else? The best place to start is with your instructor. Find your professor or advisor’s contact information and office hours in the Faculty/Staff Directory.