Tutoring Services

Oakton's Tutoring Services are here to support all students on their academic journey. Tutoring is free, accessible and convenient.Students studying at a table in Des Plaines campus.

Benefits of tutoring include:

  • Improved critical thinking, study skills, and academic performance
  • Increased sense of community and engagement at the College  
  • Encourages independent learning

Note: log into Google workspace using your Oakton credentials in order to access our tutoring schedules below.

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Students will work with the Learning Center while at Oakton.


Tutoring sessions or workshops attended by students in 2023.


Percentage of students who would recommend a tutor to their peers.

What we offer

Writing tutoring

Academic coaching

  • Meet one-on-one with a learning specialist and explore ways to improve academic motivation, skills and strategies


How to schedule an appointment

List of subjects available

  • Accounting
  • Anatomy & Physiology
  • Chemistry
  • Computers (some CAB/CIS/WWW courses)
  • Languages (French, Arabic, Japanese, Spanish)
  • Manufacturing (Automation & CNC)
  • Math
  • Physics
  • Statistics


  • Most reading/writing (EGL) courses
  • Other subject areas where students have writing-heavy assignments.
    • Some examples: Anthropology, Art History, Education, English, History, Humanities, Management, Philosophy, Psychology, Speech
Student smiling and working on homework with someone over Zoom.


If you are unsure about what you need or have questions about our services, contact us at 847-635-1658 (Des Plaines front desk), 847-635-1434 (Skokie front desk), or email us at or learningcenter@oakton.edu.