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Where Can I Find A Tutor?

Free Tutoring

RIT offers a number of excellent free tutoring resources.* Many students get into a practice of studying or doing their homework in the centers to take advantage of the services if needed.


Tutoring is available. More Info.


Contact Sandi Connelly,

  • Electrical, Computer & Telecommunications Engineering Technology would be happy to work with students requesting additional support. Please contact academic advisor Lindsay Vallone at for more information.
  • Civil Engineering Technology and Environmental Management and Safety (CETEMS) department would be happy to work with students requesting additional support. Please contact your academic advisor Mary Finger ( or Brittany Rourke ( for more information.
  • Packaging Science & Engineering Technology Exploration would be happy to work with students requesting additional support. Please contact academic advisor Stefanie Soroka,, for more information.
Computer Science

The Department of Computer Science provides mentoring and tutoring support virtually, through a server on DISCORD.  For an invitation to the server, email Jordan Gates, Senior Staff Assistant, Department of Computer Science.


Biomedical Engineering
Contact Renee Milliken,

Chemical Engineering
Contact Julie Olney,

Computer Engineering
Contact Rick Tolleson,

Electrical & Microelectronic Engineering
Tutors will be available to help remotely. Fall 2020 schedule.

Industrial & Systems Engineering
Contact Tabitha Vick,

Mechanical Engineering
Tutoring is available via zoom. Schedule.


Tutoring is available. More Info.

Game Design & New Media

Faculty will be communicating with students the ways they can reach them for extra support. Please contact Beth Livecchi at for any questions or concerns.

Information Sciences & Technology

The iSchool will use MyCourses for tutoring. Each supported course is allowed 2-4 hours per week.

Each TA has access to their class in MyCourses.  TAs will email students regarding the the tutoring schedule.  If you have questions regarding tutoring for courses in iSchool, email Rhonda Baker.


NLC tutors will provide online tutoring for NTID English and Mathematics classes.  

NTID-supported students taking courses in the other colleges of RIT should contact their faculty tutor for help or contact your support coordinator, if you don’t know your tutor.  

For contact information and schedules, go to

Software Engineering

Mentors are available in person Monday-Thursday 10-6 in the SSE Mentoring Lab, GOL-1670.

Virtual mentoring on Fridays 10-6,

Tutor for Hire (paid service)

RIT provides a resource through CampusGroups called Tutor for Hire. Students can post free ads offering tutor help. Prices and logistics are negotiated by the students themselves.

Writing Commons

Provides writing support to students in all majors at any level. For fall 2020 all appointments will be online utilizing video, chat, and document sharing. The Writing Commons provides online consultations utilizing the WCOnline platform.

*Each college of RIT has its own process for providing tutoring for students enrolled in its classes. Students should first check with their academic department to determine what tutor services are available. Students should contact the course professor or the program staff member listed on the college's website. If you’re not sure whom to contact you can email for assistance.