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All student support services are being provided remotely until further notice. As a result, information on this page may not be correct. Refer to the remote student services listing for current information on service availability.

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The Saint Paul College Academic Support team inc​ludes several professional tutors and peer tutors who are here to support your learning goals and needs. Our mission is to empower students with the academic skills and the resources they need to be successful, independent, lifelong learners​. ​We’re excited to work with you!

Due to COVID-19 concerns, all tutoring is conducted online and by appointment on Zoom. The Tutoring Center (Room 3125) is currently closed. The Science Study Center (Room 3220) is open with a limited schedule. Students can make an appointment to use the models and microscopes in this room on the Biology Tutoring schedule.

If you have any questions about tutoring, please send an email to tutoring@saintpaul.edu or call 651.403.4466.​

Tutoring for Technology Use

Tutors are available to provide help over Zoom on how to use your Saint Paul College email, D2L, OneDrive, and Microsoft Office applications.

To make an appointment, go to the Technology Tutoring schedule. After you make an appointment, you’ll receive an email with more information about how to meet your tutor on Zoom. As a Saint Paul College student, you already have a Zoom account. For more information, go to the Zoom Web Conferencing webpage.

Tutoring for Classes

Use the subject list below to find the link to the applicable online tutoring schedule. These online schedules are where you make an appointment with a Saint Paul College professional or peer tutor.

After you make an appointment, you’ll receive an email with more information about how to meet your tutor on Zoom. As a Saint Paul College student, you already have a Zoom account. For more information, go to the Zoom Web Conferencing webpage.

  
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collapse category : Accounting ‎(1)
Accounting

Payroll Processing (ACCT 1515)

Accounting Computer Applications (ACCT 1523)


collapse category : Biology and other Health Sciences ‎(1)
Biology and other Health Sciences

All Biology (BIOL) and Natural Sciences (NSCI) courses

Kirsten Vacura

Schedule for Biology Tutoring

On this online schedule, you can schedule online Biology tutoring appointments and reserve a time to use the Science Study Center (Room 3220). In the Science Study Center, individuals will be able to use the microscopes and models. 


kirsten.vacura@saintpaul.edu
collapse category : BTEC (Business Administration & Information Technology) ‎(1)
BTEC (Business Administration & Information Technology)

Computer Fundamentals (BTEC 1418)

Business Information Applications 1 (BTEC 1421)

Business Information Applications 2 (BTEC 1423)

Kirsten Vacura

Schedule for Business Tutoring

On this online schedule, pick one of the following from the Select service list to get started:

  • Business Information Applications 1 (Microsoft Office)
  • Business Information Applications 2 (Microsoft Office)
  • Computer Fundamentals

You can select either a 30-minute or one-hour appointment.

kirsten.vacura@saintpaul.edu
collapse category : Chemistry and Physics ‎(1)
Chemistry and Physics
All Physics and Chemistry courses
Kirsten Vacura

Schedule for Math, Chemistry, and Physics Tutoring

On this online schedule, pick either “General Chemistry,” “Organic Chemistry,” or “Physics” from the Select service list to get started.

You can select either a 30-minute or one-hour appointment.

kirsten.vacura@saintpaul.edu
collapse category : Communications ‎(1)
Communications

All Communications (COMM) courses

Business Communications (BUSN 1449)

Quentin James

Schedule for Liberal Arts Tutoring

On this online schedule, pick either “Communications” or “BUSN 1449 - Business Communications” from the Select service list to get started.​

quentin.james@saintpaul.edu
collapse category : English ‎(2)
English

Fundamentals of Writing 1 or 2 (ENGL 0921 or ENGL 0922)

Alyssa Adkins

Schedule for Liberal Arts Tutoring

On this online schedule, pick “Fundamentals of Writing 1 or 2” from the Select service list to get started.​


alyssa.adkins@saintpaul.edu
English

​Composition 1 and 2 (ENGL 1711 and ENGL 1712)

Creative writing and literature courses

Quentin James

Schedule for Liberal Arts Tutoring

On this online schedule, pick one of the following from the Select service list to get started:

  • Composition 1 or 2
  • My class isn’t listed (for creative writing and literature courses)
quentin.james@saintpaul.edu
collapse category : English for Academic Purposes Program (EAPP) ‎(1)
English for Academic Purposes Program (EAPP)

All courses in the English for Academic Purposes Program (EAPP)


Alyssa Adkins

Schedule for Liberal Arts Tutoring

On this online schedule, pick “EAPP" from the Select service list to get started. ​

alyssa.adkins@saintpaul.edu
collapse category : History ‎(1)
History

Reading and writing in all History courses


Quentin James

Schedule for Liberal Arts Tutoring

On this online schedule, pick “History” from the Select service list to get started.

quentin.james@saintpaul.edu
collapse category : Math ‎(2)
Math

​All Math courses​

Fik Ghirmai

Schedule for Math, Chemistry, and Physics Tutoring

On this online schedule, pick “Math" from the Select service list to get started.

You can select either a 30-minute or one-hour ​appointment. 


fikremariam.ghirmai@saintpaul.edu
Math

​All Math courses​

Seth Kingman

Schedule for Math, Chemistry, and Physics Tutoring

On this online schedule, pick “Math" from the Select service list to get started.

You can select either a 30-minute or one-hour appointment. 


seth.kingman@saintpaul.edu
collapse category : Philosophy ‎(1)
Philosophy

Logic (PHIL 1710)

Ethics (PHIL 1720)

Healthcare Ethics (PHIL 1722)

Schedule for Liberal Arts Tutoring

On this online schedule, pick one of the following from the Select service list to get started:

  • Ethics
  • Healthcare Ethics
  • Logic
collapse category : Reading ‎(1)
Reading

​All Reading courses​

Alyssa Adkins

Schedule for Liberal Arts Tutoring

On this online schedule, pick “Reading classes" from the Select service list to get started. ​

alyssa.adkins@saintpaul.edu
collapse category : Spanish ‎(1)
Spanish

​Beginning Spanish 1 (SPAN 1710)​

Beginning Spanish 2 (SPAN 1720)

Schedule for Liberal Arts Tutoring

On this online schedule, pick “Spanish" from the Select service list to get started.​

collapse category : Writing Across the Curriculum ‎(1)
Writing Across the Curriculum

Reading and writing in other courses (for example, Sociology)

Writing not for a class
(for example, essay for a scholarship application, resume and cover letter, etc.)​

Quentin James

Schedule for Liberal Arts Tutoring

On this online schedule, pick either “My class isn't listed" or “Writing not for a class" from the Select service list to get started.​

quentin.james@saintpaul.edu
Program Specific Tutoring

Power of YOU

Professional Tutor ContactsSubjectsSchedule
Fik GhirmaiMath for students in the Power of YOU program

Schedule for Power of YOU Tutoring

On this online schedule, pick “Power of YOU Math” from the Select service list to get started.

Sam BensonReading and writing for students in the Power of YOU program

Schedule for Power of YOU Tutoring

On this online schedule, pick “Power of YOU Reading and Writing” from the Select service list to get started.

TRIO Student Support Services

Professional Tutor ContactsSubjectsSchedule

Tutoring for the TRIO Student Support Services (SSS) program is provided by peer tutors.

If you are part of the TRIO SSS program and have questions about tutoring, email TRIO@saintpaul.edu.

  • Biology
  • Computer Science
  • Ethics
  • Logics
  • Math
  • Microsoft Office
  • Political Science
  • Statistics
  • Writing (including Composition, as well as writing in other subjects, such as the Social Sciences, Ethics, History, etc.)

Schedule for TRIO Tutoring

On this online schedule, you can schedule a tutoring appointment with a TRIO peer tutor​.

Guidelines

In online tutoring appointments, both students and tutors have certain responsibilities. These are intended to make tutoring sessions successful and supportive of student learning. Please review these responsibilities and guidelines ​on Tutoring Guidelines ​for Online Appointments​. ​

Other Tutoring Options

The Saint Paul College tutors identified above are all professionals who have extensive tutoring experience in their subject areas and are familiar with the Saint Paul College curriculum. We encourage you to work with them!

You also have access to Tutor.com, which you can access by logging into D2L Brightspace with your Star ID and password. Every Saint Paul College student is given 15 hours of tutoring from Tutor.com each year.

For problems logging in to your D2L Brightspace account, email D2L Brightspace Help.

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