Online Reading and Writing Tutoring and Workshop Services


For online tutoring assistance, please check out our services below. If you need help, click the "Start Online Tutoring" button to begin meeting with an online tutor. If the button shows "Service is Offline", you may click on the button and leave us a message.

Live Help

Begin your Online Tutoring Session or Online Workshop Here!: Click the “Start Online Tutoring” button if you have or do not have an Online Tutoring Appointment. The Reading and Writing Center now uses Zoom.us to provide online tutoring services. If you are trying to get help without an appointment, please keep in mind that we provide online tutoring services on a first come and first serve bases, so you may have to wait an extended period before you get seen.

Hours available:
Mon and Tues: 8:00am – 8:00pm
Wed and Thurs: 8:00am – 9:00pm
Fri and Sat: 10:00am – 4:00pm

Need help with the process, click here for a quick tutorial.

Can’t see or access our chat system on the right side of the screen after clicking the “Start Online Tutoring” button? Click here for a legacy version of our services. If you have any problems or questions during business hours, please call or text us at (323) 405-4385.

Description of Online Tutoring and Workshop Services: Using Zoom.us the Writing Center now provides students with face to face tutoring or group workshops without cutting back on what is essential for good tutoring: face to face interaction. Make a tutoring appointment or reserve a seat for a workshop now.

Having problems logging in? Before you can make an appointment, you must first be registered for tutoring. To begin registration, please click the “Register” button. If you are registered and are still having issues, try recovering your password here. You may also send in a help request here.

Need help making an appointment? Watch this quick tutorial video.

Description of ELAC Reading and Writing Center’s Essay Drop Off Service: Don’t have time to meet with us? Use our drop off your paper option. You must use your LACCD email to use this service. If you choose to use this service, you must also give staff at least 2 full working days to complete the review of the paper. After the paper is reviewed, you will receive an email with comments on your paper.

Need help with the process, click here for a quick tutorial.

Online Tutoring Platform Tutorials: Need help getting started? Review Zoom.us’ video tutorial on how to meet with someone online. FYI: You will be receiving an email from your tutor within 24 hours of your made appointment. That email will provide you the link to meet with your tutor.