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
When classes are in session
Des Plaines Campus
Spring & Fall Semester Hours
Monday - Thursday, 8 a.m. - 8p.m.
Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Saturday, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Summer Semester Hours (June & July)
Monday - Thursday, 8 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Interim Hours (Between Semesters)
Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.