Tutoring is available on Canvas & On-Campus!

Spring 2022 Semester: Open Online starting February 7 @ 9am; Open On-Campus starting February 22

Online Hours: Monday - Wednesday 9AM-6PM, Thursday 9AM-8PM, Saturday 9AM-1PM

On-Campus Hours by appointment: Monday - Thursday 9:30AM-3:00PM

Regarding on-campus tutoring services, out of care and concern for the health and safety of the entire campus community, proof of vaccination is required as well as wearing masks while on-campus. If you do not have a mask, we can provide you one at any of the Student Services areas or designated Welcome Centers. For updated communications about COVID-19 please visit Coronavirus (COVID-19) Updates HERE

To make an on-campus appointment, enroll into the English Center on Canvas and speak with one of our front desk staff during our online open hours

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We tutor reading, writing, and critical thinking skills in all courses across the curriculum including history, AODS, psychology, philosophy, and ELAC.


Mission Statement

Logo of English CenterWe provide a community-based learning environment to help City College students become more effective, confident and independent readers, writers and critical thinkers.  In support of this mission, the English Center offers assistance for all disciplines through:

  • One-on-one peer tutoring sessions
  • Group tutoring
  • Supplemental instruction
  • Workshops for students and faculty
  • One-unit refresher courses
  • Orientations
  • Consultations for faculty
  • The opportunity for qualified students to gain experience as peer tutors and mentors

The English Center is dedicated to providing innovation in tutoring strategies, pedagogy, and quality training in all areas of tutoring, as well as ongoing collaboration with faculty, staff, administration, and other tutorial/learning centers.

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English Center

Spring 2022 Hours of Operation

Online Hours (Starting Feb. 7):
Monday through Wednesday, 9am-6pm,
Thursday 9am-8pm,
Saturday 9am-1pm

On-Campus Hours by Appointment (starting Feb. 22):
Monday through Thursday, 9:30am-3:00pm

San Diego City College
L Building
Room L-209
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Contact Us

L-209 (L Building)
Front Desk: (619) 388-3633
Fax: (619) 388-3433

Michelle Chan
Professor, English
English Center Coordinator
(619) 388-3261

Gavin Brown
Adjunct Professor, English

  • English Center Supervisor
  • Online Coordinator
  • Workshop Coordinator
  • Program Development


Wendy Castellanos
Senior Tutor

  • Tutor Training
  • Program Development


We are CRLA Certified!

We are CRLA Certified