Tutoring services are offered FREE to any Kirkwood student enrolled in credit classes for which tutoring is sought. Students may receive tutoring for two different classes each semester, for up to two hours per week for each class.
Our tutors target individual learning styles and strategies, helping you further understand course content, prepare for exams, expanding study skills get help on difficult portions of a class and stay on the right track.
The college offers four tutoring format options:
2071 Cedar Hall
7:30 a.m. - 7 p.m., Monday - Thursday
7:30 a.m. - 5 p.m., Friday
For more information call 319-398-5425.
Kirkwood Community College is the only college in Iowa accredited by both the CRLA and NADE.
CRLA (College Reading and Learning Association) - is an internationally known body whose main function and overall purpose is to provide a forum for the interchange of ideas, methods, and information to improve student learning and to facilitate the professional growth of its members.
NADE (National Association for Developmental Education) - has certified tutoring services for demonstrating application of theory, use of quality practices, training, use of data, and use of a continuous assessment and improvement process. As part of the CRLA and NADE certification process a Tier 1 and Tier 2 Tutor Training Program is provided to all tutors.