The Extended Leaning Center is here to help you succeed. We offer expert tutoring in a variety of subjects and a a variety of modes. All tutoring is FREE to Lone Star students.
FALL 2021 TUTORING
Watch our Fall 2021 Welcome Video HERE and see how to get to tutoring, both in-person and online.
For Fall 2021, we will offer In-Person Tutoring in Math, Writing, Physics, Chemistry, and Biology. This tutoring will be on the 2nd floor of the library and is offered on a drop-in basis. We will also offer Online Tutoring in these subjects. To access that, you can make an individual appointment through Brainfuse Tutor Match in D2L. The details are below. (Each virtual tutoring session will be recorded, so please be in proper attire (e.g. no pajamas) when attending your session.) Our Online Writing Lab is available as well.
In-Person Tutoring is held on the 2nd floor of the library
Physics and Chemistry
Monday, 1-4pm and Thursday, 2-4pm
Tuesday and Wednesday, 1-4pm
Brainfuse Tutor Match
Brainfuse Tutor Match provides students the ability to schedule a live online tutoring session with a Lone Star College tutor for assistance in their course. Through Tutor Match, students will connect with tutors using the Brainfuse Whiteboard.
STEP 1: ACCESS BRAINFUSE TUTOR MATCH
Log into your My Lone Star account then click on the LSC Online tile.
Then click on the Online Tutoring tile.
This will take you to the Brainfuse home page.
STEP 2: SELECT TUTOR MATCH (Tutor Match gives you unlimited access to LSC tutors.)
Under TUTOR MATCH, choose your subject and course then click Schedule.
A list of available appointments will come up. You can change the date by clicking on a different date at the top of the list. When you find an appointment that works for you, click Select.
STEP 3: REQUEST SESSION
On the next page, be sure to fill out your phone number and some details about what you need help with so the tutor will be better prepared to work with you. Click REQUEST SESSION at the bottom to finalize the request.
STEP 4: ATTEND YOUR TUTORING SESSION!
Please be sure to set yourself a reminder to attend your appointment. We are eager to help you succeed, but we can’t help if you aren’t there.
PRO TIP: Our Tomball tutors have the initials TB after their name, for example, MarshaC_TB. They are looking forward to seeing you!
Online Writing Lab
Submit your paper in our D2L Online Writing Lab and our writing tutors will review your work, offer constructive feedback, and send it back to you.
We believe that all learners have the right to develop to their highest potential. The mission of Lone Star College-Tomball Extended Learning Center (ELC) is to help students become independent learners by providing tutoring and other academic support services. Resource materials and computer-based instruction are available to help students with their academic goals.
The ELC is on the second floor of the Lone Star College-Tomball Community Library.