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Do you need help in English or ESL? You can meet with an English tutor in the Learning Center two ways: Drop in without an appointment or make an appointment for a one-on-one, 30 minute session. Our tutors can help you brainstorm ideas for a writing assignment, structure and organize a paper, answer grammar or ESL questions, and much more.

The Learning Center has many ways to help you improve your writing, grammar and reading skills:

  • Conversation Groups and Workshops: for native and non-native students to practice and review English skills.
  • Tutoring: for individual appointments and drop-in sessions.
  • Online Tutoring: for enrolled Oakton students.
  • Computer Programs and Videos: for additional information and practice

Take advantage of this free service - Our tutors are waiting to help

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Des Plaines campus
Room 2400

Skokie campus
Room A135

Spring & Fall Hours*
Monday - Thursday, 8 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Friday, 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Saturday, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

*When classes are in session

June & July
Monday - Thursday, 8 a.m. - 8 p.m.

Between Semesters
Monday - Friday, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

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