COVID-19 Closure - Service Updates
5/29/20: The Learning Commons is closed and face-to-face meetings are unavailable at this time. However, many of our SMCC tutors are now online and available to help, via Zoom and the Google Suite of products/services. Please click the “Drop-In Schedules” tab for drop-in tutoring or to make an appointment with a tutor. To receive assistance from a writing tutor, please visit the Writing Center page.
If you don't see the subjects or availability you're looking for, please contact Anna Medina at Amedina@smccme.edu
For more information from the college, please visit SMCC’s COVID-19 information page: https://www.smccme.edu/about/coronavirus-covid-19/
|September - May|
|Monday - Thursday||8:00am - 8:00pm|
|Friday||8:00am - 5:00pm|
|Sunday||4:00pm - 8:00pm|
|May - August|
|Monday - Friday||8:00am - 4:30pm|
|Saturday & Sunday||Closed|
*Listed hours are for the South Portland campus. For Midcoast hours, please check the "Drop-In Schedules" tab.
Director of the Learning Commons
Associate Director of the Learning Commons
Educational Assistant II
In addition to regular staff, tutoring is provided by faculty and trained peer tutors in a friendly, welcoming environment. All peer tutors who work in the Learning Commons are required to complete a 10-hour tutor training program, which is certified by CRLA.
Tutoring Services central location is within the Learning Commons, but we actually provide services across both campuses and online. Embedded Department Tutoring allows students to get assistance convenient to academic department locations and SmarThinking's online tutoring provides extensive night and weekend coverage. We offer subject tutoring as well as study skills assistance for all currently registered students in a friendly, welcoming environment. Group study space and individual rooms for quiet study are also available.