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Phone: (847) 543-2036


Grayslake, L135

  • Monday - Thursday
    8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Friday
    8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • Saturday
    11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Lakeshore, S209

  • Monday - Thursday
    9 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Southlake, V212

  • Monday - Thursday
    9 a.m. to 7 p.m.


  • Monday - Thursday
    12 p.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Friday
    12 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • Saturday
    11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
  • Sunday
    4 to 8 p.m.

Sharpen your academic skills at CLC tutoring centers! CLC offers comprehensive tutoring to help you achieve academic success. Tutoring can improve academic performance, build confidence and enhance your learning. Our centers serve all enrolled students, including those in Adult Basic Education, Adult Secondary education and ESL classes.

Mission Statement

The CLC Tutoring Center creates equitable and encouraging learning environments which advance student learning through high-quality, student-centered academic support. Peer-to-peer and professional assistance through individual and small group collaboration promote student success and empowerment.

Vision Statement

The CLC Tutoring Center equips students to be confident learners who are able to access available resources in order to achieve their academic goals.

Across CLC’s three campuses, more than 100 student peers and professional tutors are available to help you with homework and prepare for tests.

Across CLC’s three campuses and online, more than 100 student peers and professional tutors are available to help you with homework and prepare for tests.

What We Tutor

CLC offers tutoring in core subject areas including:

  • Accounting
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Computing
  • Languages
  • Mathematics
  • Physics
  • Writing

We actively support writing across the curriculum. That means that help is available not only for all levels of English courses, but also in relation to any course that has a writing component, including communications, humanities, political science, psychology and sociology. 

How Much Does Tutoring Cost?

Part of the student comprehensive fee supports tutoring at CLC. There are no additional charges. Beyond the fee, it costs you nothing to get quality tutoring, no matter how often you visit.

Getting Started

It's easy to get tutoring help at CLC! Make an appointment for tutoring using Navigate or stop by a Tutoring Center to see if a tutor is available for a quick question or a last-minute drop-in appointment. Hours are located on this page.

Click the Tutoring Center Card on your Canvas dashboard for a detailed schedule. Then, chose the day, time, and mode that work for you and let tutors help you on your journey to academic success.

If you are a registered CLC Student and unable to see the Canvas card, follow these steps to enroll in the Tutoring Center.

Three Campuses and Online, ONE College

No matter where you take classes, the welcome mat is out at all of our tutoring centers. Visit the location most convenient to you. Because Grayslake offers more specialized and upper-level courses, tutors for these courses are based mostly at that campus.

Center Resources

You're welcome to use CLC tutoring centers for independent and small group study. Laptops or desktop computers are available for conducting research, completing course work online, and preparing assignments. If you're working on a writing project, resources include dictionaries, guides, and popular reference works. At Lakeshore campus, you'll find a small selection of fiction and nonfiction works that you're welcome to borrow.

Tutoring Tips

Check out some suggestions to ensure that your time with a tutor is well spent!

Our Partners in Helping You Succeed

CLC tutors work collaboratively with all college services that support student academic success. Our principal partners include Advising Center; Succeed at CLC; Access and Disability Resource Center; and Testing Centers.

Questions? Contact us.

Read our FAQs for additional information about tutoring services. If you can't find an answer to a question, contact us. We're here to help!