Douglas College students

Ace your courses with help from the Learning Centre

By David Guedes, the Learning Centre

The Learning Centre is the peer tutoring and writing centre for Douglas College. We provide free tutoring and academic support for all Douglas College students. You can book tutoring sessions for help with:

  • Writing for all Douglas College courses
  • Course content for select first-year courses
  • Study skills to improve oral presentations, note-taking, study strategies, test preparation and time management 
  • English-language tutoring for written and spoken English language skills for Douglas College classes, provided by TESL-trained, professional tutors

Prefer online feedback on your writing? Submit your written assignments to an online writing tutor.

Visit us to win!

Now that the New West Campus library renovation is finished, we’re back in the library! Find us in N2105 during the first two weeks of the Winter Semester to enter a draw for a Tim Horton’s gift card!

General Studies student
“When a particular tutor wasn’t available, the Learning Centre would find another one to step in. Their approach, service and commitment has been so very sincere – they truly want to see me improve and succeed.” – Shavina Bhan, General Studies student

Who are the Peer Tutors?

Peer Tutors are students taking classes at Douglas or other post-secondary institutions. They are hired based on instructor recommendation, academic performance and more.

Interested in becoming a Peer Tutor? Here’s how

Find us

New Westminster, room N2105

Coquitlam, room A1040

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