Summer Hours: COD Glen Ellyn campus is closed on Fridays through Aug. 11. Visit the Campus Hours page for more information and exceptions.

Facts For Faculty

How can the Learning Commons support you and your students?

 

Schedule a Learning Commons Class Tour

It can be beneficial to bring your students to the Learning Commons to learn about the academic assistance available to them. To schedule a Learning Commons tour for your class, call (630) 942-3456 or email Angel Nance at nancea@cod.edu
 

Schedule a Learning Commons In-Class Visit

A Learning Commons staff member can come to your class to inform your students about the academic assistance opportunities available to them. In-class visits are available at both the main campus and off-campus locations. These informational sessions can be tailored to fit the time you have available. To schedule an in-class visit, call (630) 942-3456 or email Angel Nance at nancea@cod.edu

 

Schedule In-Class Workshops

Writing, Reading, Speech Assistance presents many workshops for students throughout the semester. These workshops can be presented in your classroom at the main campus or off-campus. Our coaches can also create a custom workshop for your students. To schedule an in-class workshop, call (630) 942-3355 or contact Margaret Hernandez at wrsa@cod.edu.

 

Set up a Guided Study Group (GSG)

Guided Study Groups are group tutoring sessions specific to a course section. They are initiated by instructor request. The instructor meets with the tutor for one hour a week to prepare materials for that week's session. To set up a Guided Study Group for your course call (630) 942-3686 or contact Sandra Marchetti at tutoring@cod.edu.

 

Link Learning Commons to your Blackboard

Share great assistance opportunities with your students by adding a Learning Commons link and uploading the fliers below to your blackboard shell. 

 

Include the Learning Commons in Your Syllabus

Copy and paste the following text into your syllabus to inform your students about the assistance opportunities available to them.

Math Assistance Area:
The Math Assistance Area in the Learning Commons provides drop-in sessions for College of DuPage students. Visit the Math Assistance Area for assistance with your assignments and to develop and strengthen your math skills. Math assistance is also offered limited hours at the off-campus centers. For more information visit Student Resource Center (SRC) Room 2102, call (630)942-3339, or visit www.cod.edu/learningcommons.

Tutoring Services:
Tutoring Services in the Learning Commons provides tutoring for College of DuPage students. Visit Tutoring Services for assistance with your course work and to develop your study strategies. For more information or to make an appointment visit Student Resource Center (SRC) Room 2102, call (630) 942-3686, or visit www.cod.edu/learningcommons.

Writing, Reading, Speech Assistance for any classes:
Writing, Reading, Speech Assistance in the Learning Commons provides coaching sessions for College of DuPage students who are working on assignments for any class. Visit Writing, Reading, Speech Assistance to develop and strengthen your writing, reading, and presentation skills and strategies.  Appointments are available face-to-face or online. For more information or to make an appointment visit Student Resource Center (SRC) Room 2102, call (630) 942-3355, or visit www.cod.edu/learningcommons.

Writing, Reading, Speech Assistance for ELS/ELA classes:
Writing, Reading, Speech Assistance in the Learning Commons offers the opportunity for you to practice your English speaking skills. I encourage you to have a Conversation session with a Writing, Reading, Speech Assistance coach to improve your English. Appointments are also available to assist you with your reading or writing assignments. For more information or to make an appointment visit Student Resource Center (SRC) Room 2102, call (630) 942-3355, or visit www.cod.edu/learningcommons

Explore Off Campus Academic Services
Learn about the academic assistance opportunities available off campus for you and your students.

Addison Learning Commons

Carol Stream Learning Commons

Naperville Learning Commons

Westmont Learning Commons

 

Questions, Comments, Suggestions?

Let us know how we are doing. Send us an email, give us a call (630) 942-3941, or stop by SRC 2102 if you have a suggestion on how we can better assist your students.

 

Contact Information


Learning Commons
Student Resource Center (SRC), Room 2102, (630) 942-3941

Mathematics Assistance
(630) 942-3339

Writing, Reading, and Speech Assistance
(630) 942-3355

Tutoring Services
(630) 942-3686

College of DuPage

425 Fawell Blvd., Glen Ellyn IL, 60137

(630) 942-2800 (Main)

(630) 942-3000 (Student Services)

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