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Academic Support & Tutoring Services

How to Find Tutoring 

All tutoring services have transitioned to a virtual delivery format.

Drop-in virtual tutoring support

  • Drop-in virtual tutoring support for each subject-specific tutorial lab is accessed through Blackboard.
  • View Tutorial Labs for a list of labs, their websites and detailed connection instructions.

Appointment-based virtual tutoring

Appointment-based virtual tutoring is only available for a limited number of subjects

  • Complete the online request form to have your circumstances reviewed. 
  • Each request will receive a follow-up communication.

*We recognize that virtual tutoring is not an accessible format for all students. If circumstances prevent you from utilizing virtual tutoring services, please email with your detailed tutorial needs.

Lab schedule

Tutorial Lab Schedule - Summer 2021

About Us

Academic Support & Tutoring Services is committed to student success and is a main point of contact for students who need help with their academic coursework. Knowledgeable and encouraging tutors provide students with tutorial and academic support through a variety of services. These services continue to evolve to meet the needs of our student population and ever-changing learning formats. Today, there are eight subject-specific tutorial labs staffed by professional tutors and peer tutors, a strong appointment-based peer tutoring program, and a variety of targeted programs that support student success. 

We encourage students to take advantage of the services we offer. All current GRCC students are welcome, and all student support services are free

Mission: Provide tutorial services to promote independent learning and enhance individual academic success.

Location & Contact Information

(616) 234-4145

Room 232 Learning Center (GRCC Library)

Faculty & Staff


Don VanOeveren

Don VanOeveren

Associate Director - Academic Support & Tutoring Services
(616) 234-3684

Professional Support Staff


Jodie Boelens

Jodie Boelens

Health Sciences Resource and Tutorial Lab Coordinator
(616) 234-4320
Colleen Copus

Colleen Copus

Mathematics Tutorial Coordinator
(616) 234-3119

Sue Del Raso

ATC Tutorial and Open Computer Lab Coordinator
(616) 234-4538

Adjunct Faculty