Welcome to the Learning Commons

The Learning Commons will reopen on August 24, 2020, for limited appointment-based tutoring only (please see our Tutoring page for more information). Safety of our students and employees is our highest priority. Accordingly, please review the following information regarding the Learning Commons and tutoring services for the upcoming semester:

  • The Learning Commons hours of operation will be Mondays & Thursdays, from 9am – 5pm
  • Tutoring services will be available:
    • Online through TutorMe (Click Here to access those directions)
    • Online Writing Center (Click Here to access those services)
    • Comm Lab (Click Here to view their services)
    • Appointments are made via Navigate (see our tutoring page and below for more information on how this will be done)
  • There will be no computing services available in the Learning Commons. Please visit the RRCC Library for computer access.
  • Study spaces will be closed, temporarily.
  • All students visiting the Learning Commons are required to wear a mask and socially distance, per college policy and the student code of conduct.

RRCC Tutoring department remains committed to supporting students with their coursework and academic pursuits. Tutoring services will be available to RRCC students in multiple formats:

Online Tutoring:

RRCC is now offering 24/7 online tutoring, through TutorMe. Students can work with a live tutor and receive help with homework assignments and other coursework, in a variety of academic subjects. This service allows students to meet with a qualified tutor using audio/video conferencing, text chat, screen sharing, document upload, and a shared whiteboard space. Students can also review recordings of their sessions, afterwards, in order to assist with their learning process. Click Here for instructions to get started.

Online Writing Center:

Writing tutoring is available through our Online Writing Center. Students can submit their papers to be reviewed by a tutor, with a 36-hour response/turnaround from the time of the appointment.  Click Here to get started.

Communications Lab:

ALL FALL 2020 Tutoring will be VIRTUAL USING WEBEX and can be accessed by Clicking Here

Tutoring by Appointment Only:

Appointment-based tutoring will be offered, in-person, on a very limited basis, during the upcoming semester. Appointments will be available on Mondays and Thursdays only, between 9a.m. and 5p.m., for the following subjects:

  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Sciences
  • Math
  • Physics

Appointments are made via Navigate (see our tutoring page and below for more information on how this will be done)

To make a Navigate appointment:

  1. Login to The Rock student portal.
  2. Select the “Navigate” icon under “Student Tools”
  3. Select “Appointments” in the left-hand column
  4. Click on “Schedule an Appointment”
  5. Select “Tutoring” in the drop-down list and click “Answer Next Question”
  6. Select the subject that you are seeking tutoring assistance in and follow the prompts to see available appointment times.

* Please note that all students visiting the Learning Commons are required to wear a mask and socially distance, per college policy and the student code of conduct. Students will check in at the main entrance and will be directed to their appointment. Please do not arrive early and remain on campus only for scheduled appointments.  If you have any questions, please contact us at (303) 914-6705 or (303) 914-6704 and we will be in touch within 24 hours.  We apologize for any inconvenience these changes may cause you, and we appreciate your patience.

Tutoring at the Arvada Campus:

Please click here for information about tutoring services at the Arvada Campus Learning Commons.

 

At a glance.

Accessibility Services
Provides advocacy, assessment, direction, learning skills, and school-to-employment transitioning for people with disabilities (including learning disabled).

Career Success Center
Visit the Career Success Center to learn about yourself, explore career options, and research occupational information through exploration; learn how to gain more experience through experiential learning; and tap into employment search skills through employment services.

College Prep Zone
The College Prep Zone offers tutoring for students taking college prep classes. If you are taking CCR 092 or 094, or MAT 050, 055, or 107, this is the place for you.

Communication Lab
For the FALL 2020 Semester ALL tutoring will be VIRTUAL USING WEBEX.  

ESL/Foreign Language Lab 

Resources for English as a Second Language Students and Foreign Language Students

International Education
Provides college preparatory English classes for international and resident students for whom English is not a primary language. Also provides academic and cultural advising for a diverse student population, and specific immigration advising for International students.

Learning Collaborative
We offer low-cost classes to prepare you for the Accuplacer test in Math and English or prepare you for success in Math 050 or English 092. 

TRiO Student Support Services Program
Located in room 2272, TRiO provides services to participants that will guide and assist in completing their academic goals.

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