Tutoring Services are designed to assist all Nyack College students according to their specific needs. Services provided are:
- Individualized peer-led tutoring
- Peer-led group tutoring
- Teacher Assistant led tutoring
- Success Workshops
How Do I Acquire Tutoring Services?
- The Division of Student Success/Testing and Tutoring Center offers tutoring services to all students.
- We are located in the Bell Tower on the second floor at the Rockland Campus and 2 Washington St. Room 1907 at the Nyack Manhattan Campus.
- To request a tutor, simply complete an online tutor request form an email to establish tutoring.
- Tutor Request Forms are processed on a first come first serve basis. Primary courses covered in Tutoring Sessions are College Math, Pre-Calculus, Calculus, World Civilization I and II, Old and New Testament, Chemistry, Biology, Intro to Psychology, Hebrew, Greek, and Accounting. Tutoring sessions for other college courses in various disciplines may also be requested
- One to one peer tutoring and group tutoring is available. The Testing and Tutoring Center reserves the right to match students with Tutors for the course requested based on availability.
- Tutoring sessions are held for one hour per week for the semester.
Need Help Improving Your Study Habits?
Students are invited to attend Success workshops where strategies in time-management, note-taking, speed reading, as well as the art of developing optimal learning relationships with professors are provided. Please contact Jodel Wright (Rockland) or Antonio Gary (Manhattan) for the dates and locations of the Success Workshops.
How Can I Become A Tutor?
To become a tutor, students must complete a tutor application. Applicants must also secure an exemplary strong recommendation from the professor of that course, and have a minimum GPA of 3.0. Students must be interviewed by the Director of Testing and Tutoring/or The Testing Tutor Coordinator. Upon hiring, the prospective tutor must agree to tutor training.
The Tutor Center strives to ensure that all undergraduate students receive the help they need. If you are an undergraduate student who demonstrates academic competency above a 3.0 GPA you can fill out the Tutor Application form below, and join the Tutor family. The Center also strongly encourages all undergraduate students to request a Tutor. If you would like to receive support from you peers, please fill out the following Tutor Center Request Form.
ONLINE TUTOR APPLICATION:
ONLINE TUTOR REQUEST FORM:
Final day to request a Tutor is 5:00pm on April 17 2015. ALL REQUESTS RECEIVED AFTER THIS DATE WILL NOT BE PROCESSED.
Nyack Rockland Campus
Jodel Wright, Testing, Tutoring and Research Coordinator, Bell Tower Phone (845) 675-4445
Nyack Manhattan Campus
Antonio Gary, Testing and Tutoring Coordinator, Room 1907, Phone (646) 378 6100 ext. 7708