On and Off-Campus Learning Commons Schedule:
April 6 to May 8: Learning Commons services will be available online only. No face-to-face sessions will be held. Online assistance options for Math Assistance; Tutoring Services; and Writing, Reading, Speech Assistance are listed below.
The off-campus Learning Commons will be closed March 16 to May 15. No testing services will be available.
Online academic assistance is available for Math Assistance; Tutoring Services; and Writing, Reading, Speech Assistance.
- Live Online Assistance using Google Hangouts
- Email Assistance via the Ask a Math, Physics, or Chemistry Question online form
- DIY Reviews
- Live Online Assistance via Blackboard Collaborate 5 days a week for a variety of courses: Accounting, Math, Anatomy, CIS, Chemistry, Biology, Physics, Spanish, ELA, study skills, and more!
- Assistance for any course via the Ask a Peer Tutor online form
- Student Success Resources
Writing, Reading, Speech Assistance:
- Live Online Assistance
- Online assistance instructions
- Email Coaching
- Email Coaching instructions
- Writing Resources
Learning Commons Services:
A variety of academic support services are available at the Glen Ellyn campus in Learning Commons - SRC 2102 and Learning Commons West - TEC 1016B.
Students often need help preparing for a test or navigating through their coursework. Other students may be doing fine in their coursework, but feel they could do even better with some assistance. These services are free of charge for currently enrolled COD students. View the Annual Report to read more about the Learning Commons.
- Math Assistance
- Writing, Reading, Speech Assistance
- Tutoring Services
- Placement Test Info Sessions
- Assistance for students with Blackboard and MyAccess navigation
Updates on Learning Commons Events:
Learning Commons at the COD Centers:
Addison Learning Commons
Carol Stream Learning Commons
Naperville Learning Commons
Westmont Learning Commons
For more information on Learning Commons use, view the Learning Commons policies. Placement testing is offered in the Glen Ellyn Testing Center, and in the Addison, Carol Stream, Naperville and Westmont Learning Commons. Click here for testing hours.
Learning Commons West
Technical Education Center (TEC), Room 1016B, (630) 942-3960
Writing, Reading, and Speech Assistance