Welcome to the Academic Resource Center!

We are excited to be a part of your academic journey. Below, you will find information about how to access our LAVC Online Tutoring services, workshop information, as well as a campus-wide tutoring services flyer! You will also find the Calendar of Events and ARC announcements. For access to individual ARC lab webpages (Computer Commons, General Tutoring, Math Lab, and the Writing Center), scroll down to the bottom of this homepage.

The Academic Resource Center (ARC) supports Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion at LAVC.

LAVC Antiracism

As an organization founded on educational excellence, opportunity and access, and dedicated to the principles of equity, justice and community, the Los Angeles Community College District (LACCD) must lead by example, and make structural and permanent change to root out the ill effects of racism and bias from our classrooms and our workplace.

What Services Are Provided by the Academic Resource Center?

The Academic Resource Center provides free tutoring and academic/computer support services for a wide variety of subjects at Los Angeles Valley College. Click on the tiles below for detailed information or scroll down the page for links to specific centers! 

Overview of services and hours of operation   Study Jams, Test reviews, and workshop schedules.  LAVC online Tutoring versus NetTutor

How do I Get Started?

To access the ARC's online tutoring, check out the instructions and video below.

   Instructions for joining online study Jams and workshops


If you need assistance with ADA accommodations for booking tutoring sessions on the Penji platform, please visit the LACCD Tutoring Accessibility help page

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Still Have Questions? Chat with a staff member or leave a message!

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Calendar of Events

See complete list of events


ARC Announcements

ARC Opens for Online Tutoring During Fall 2021 Semester

Get free online tutoring help with Math, Physics, Chemistry, English & other classes. Tutoring at Academic Resource Center begins September 13, 2021 – December 13, 2021 for Fall 2021 semester with new Penji platform!    Continue reading

ARC Tutoring Programs