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Tutoring

  • Students study in the library
     
  • Student study group in the library
     
  • Instructor assists student with assignment
     
  • Student quizzes classmate with flashcards
     

If you need help with a specific class, visit one of NOVA’s tutoring centers. All NOVA campuses provide tutoring services absolutely free to any current NOVA student. Tutoring services help many students succeed in the classroom. Tutoring is not a remedial service, but it plays a key role in academic success.

Some benefits to tutoring:

  • Understand lectures and reading material
  • Prepare you for tests
  • Develop a learning style or good study habits
  • Improve attitude toward the subject area
  • Provide intensive practice for skills and knowledge
  • Improve self-confidence

For detailed information about the services and hours offered at each campus, please contact the individual tutoring centers.

  • Science students study in the lab
     
  • Students are tutored in the library
     
  • Students study for a test
     
  • Student and faculty member discuss coursework
     
Writing/Reading Tutoring

For help with reading and writing, visit a campus Writing/Reading Center

Math Tutoring

For help with math, visit a campus Math Center

  • Alexandria
  • Annandale - Tutoring is available for all math, science, engineering, accounting and statistics courses.
  • Loudoun
  • Manassas
  • Medical
  • Woodbridge - Tutoring is available in all math related disciplines. Be sure to check the Center hours for specific tutoring times. 
General Tutoring
World Languages & ESL

For help with a world language, visit the campus Languages Center:

SmartThinking

Smarthinking is an online tutoring service that Northern Virginia Community College offers for free to its students enrolled in courses offered through the Extended Learning Institute

Get Started

Contact your local campus tutoring center or if you are taking distance learning courses, visit the Extended Learning Institute’s web site.

Tutoring Center Location & Hours

Location & Hours

Alexandria
Bisdorf Building, Room AA 229
Telephone: 703.845.6363
Monday - Thursday: 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.;
Friday: 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
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Annandale 
CG Building, 4th Floor
Visit individual center pages for specific hours
Maps & Directions 

Loudoun
Room LC 102-O
Telephone: 703.948.7569
Email: Martha Janowski
Monday - Friday: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Maps & Directions

Manassas 
Howsmon Hall, Room 112
Telephone: 703.257.6653
Email: matestingcenter@nvcc.edu
Monday - Friday: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Maps & Directions 

Medical  
Room 357
Telephone: 703.822.6569
Email: MEC Tutoring 
For updated MEC tutoring hours click here.
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Woodbridge  
Seefeldt Building (WC), Room 328
Telephone: 703.878.5657
Email: Chris Stallings
Monday - Thursday 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.;
Friday: 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.;
Saturday: 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Please contact us for walk-in accounting and Spanish hours.
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