Need a Tutor?
All Yakima Valley College students qualify for free tutoring services for Accounting, American Sign Language, Anthropology, Biology, Chemistry, Economics, Mathematics, Physics, Spanish, and other courses as indicated by need on a quarter-by-quarter basis.
The Tutoring Centers are located in Raymond Hall, Building 7, Room 202 and Grandview Main, Building 56, Room 102. Tutoring is available by appointment. DSS and SSS program participants may qualify for individualized tutoring and should complete a Tutor Request form.
Live online tutoring available
Live help available online through out the day, evenings and weekends. Please visit eTutoring to get started.
Yakima Tutoring Lab
Room 210 within the Tutoring center has available hands on models, microscopes, charts, and white boards for student use. This is a great area to bring your study group for Biology, Anatomy & Physiology, and Chemistry learning sessions.
Want to be a tutor?
To be a tutor, students must successfully complete the course to be tutored with a grade of “B” or above, and their instructors recommendation. If you are interested in becoming a tutor, stop by and fill out an application. For more information on becoming a tutor stop by or call the center 509.574.4996.
eChat allows you to meet with a tutor in one-on-one tutoring sessions via a fully interactive, virtual online environment. Live sessions are offered for various subjects. View Weekly eTutoring Schedule
Username: YVC SID#
When you log in the first time, you’ll be asked to update your account profile, which includes choosing a new password. Please change your password at this time.
eTutoring subject areas
All YVC students have access to eTutoring’s free online tutoring services in the following areas:
- Anatomy & Physiology
- Engineering ( Circuits & Digital Systems)
- Math (Developmental-Calculus)
- MS Office
- Intro to Psychology
- Web Development
- Writing (Live lab)
Online Writing Lab & Live Writing Lab allows you to submit a draft of your paper to a tutor, ask for specific feedback, and receive a tutor’s response.
eQuestions allow you to leave a specific question for an eTutor, who will respond within 48 hours (but usually sooner). eQuestions may be submitted for any of the subject areas covered.
Fall, Winter and Spring Hours of Operation
|7:30 am-4:30 pm||7:30 am-7:30 pm||7:30 am-4:30 pm||7:30 am-7:30 pm||7:30 am-4:30 pm|
Summer Hours of Operation
|7:00 am-5:00 pm||7:00 am-5:00 pm||7:00 am-5:00 pm||7:00 am-5:00 pm||Closed|
Math Center Hours
|10:30 am – 2 pm||10:30 am – 2 pm||10:30 am – 2 pm||10:30 am – 2 pm||Closed|
Contact: Math Center – Main Building, Room 102 509.882.7008
Writing Center Hours
|8:30 am – 6 pm||8:30 am – 6 pm||8:30 am – 6 pm||8:30 am – 6 pm||Closed|
Contact: Writing Center – Main Building, Room 101 509.882.7073