Tutoring and Writing Center

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Oglesby Campus Drop-in Hours, Academic Support Center (ASC), A-201

  • Monday and Tuesday: 9 AM to 7 PM
  • Wednesday - Friday: 9 AM to 3 PM

Online Tutoring Sessions

Ottawa Center Drop-in Hours

  • Wednesday: 3 PM to 7 PM


Course-specific tutors are available to help with a variety of coursework. Writing tutors are available to help with every stage of the writing process.

  • Online appointment (Zoom)
  • In-person appointment
  • In-person drop-in
  • Email writing@ivcc.edu for writing assignment consultations.

Weekly Schedule

Check the weekly schedule (PDF) to see which tutors are working when.

Tutor List

Check the tutor list for subjects and modes.

Make an Appointment

You can schedule an appointment. If you don't see the time/day you are seeking, you can request one by emailing tutoring@ivcc.edu or writing@ivcc.edu. For assistance, call the Tutoring and Writing Center at 815-224-0637. 

When you schedule an online appointment, you will receive a Zoom link in your student email. To attend your online appointment, you may also log in to Accudemia and click the Join Session button. 

Meet the Professional Tutors

Helpful Links

  • Stylesite- Citation, Grammar, and Writing Resources
  • Avoiding Plagiarism- Understanding, Documenting, and Integrating Source Material
  • Technology Loans- Borrow laptops, hotspots, webcams, and more for short-term or long-term use
  • Academic Support Center- Jacobs Library, Student Help Desk, Center for Accessibility and Neurodiversity, and Tutoring and Writing Center information
  • Student Calendar- Calendar of student events and activities

Become a Peer Tutor

Peer tutors are paid student workers. Review the peer tutor job description (PDF) including the qualifications. If interested, contact Angela at 815-224-0479 or angela_dunlap@ivcc.edu. 

Contact Information

Tutoring and Writing Center
Academic Support Center (ASC), A-201
Oglesby Main Campus

Angela Dunlap
Tutoring and Writing Center Coordinator

Laura Kilmartin
Tutoring and Writing Center Coordinator

The Tutoring and Writing Center provides free in-person and online academic support to the IVCC community with the goals of improving students’ confidence and academic skills.