Flathead Valley Community College provides learning labs as a free service of the Student Support Center and are designed to meet people at the point of their personal academic needs. You may use the labs by dropping in or by making appointments with the Tutoring Lab Instructors.

Math & Science Tutoring Center

The FVCC Math and Science Tutoring Center, located in LRC 148 and LRC 134 is available to all students for free assistance in math and science coursework. Tutors Clinton Holman, Mike McGarvey, and Shannon Hoge are available on a drop-in basis for the following purposes:

  • One-on-one tutoring in math and science concepts, problems, and homework assistance
  • Computer access to online homework assignments
  • Individual or group study
  • Exam preparation and review
  • Assistance with TI graphing calculators
  • GPA Calculator

Fall 2021 Hours

Monday through Thursday: 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Friday: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

For more information and online tutoring, please check out Eagle Online: https://fvcc.desire2learn.com/d2l/home/86971

Lab Tutors:

Foundational Math Center (FMC)

The FVCC Foundational Math Center (FMC), located in RH 150, is available to students enrolled in M65, M90, M94, M95 and M114 for free assistance in math coursework. Darby Henderson and FMC instructors are available on a drop-in basis for the following purposes:

  • One-on-one tutoring in math concepts, problems, and homework assistance
  • Computer access to online homework assignments
  • Individual or group study
  • Exam preparation and review
  • Assistance with TI graphing calculators
  • Math placement testing and preparation

Fall 2021 Hours:

Monday & Tuesday:  9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Wednesday & Thursday: 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Friday:  8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

For more information, please check out Eagle Online: https://fvcc.desire2learn.com/d2l/home/86972

Lab Tutor:

Darby Henderson
(406) 756-4330
dhenderson@fvcc.edu

Writing Lab Services and Hours: Fall 2021

Yes, the Writing Lab is now open for in-person appointments!

The FVCC Writing Lab, located in the Broussard Library & Learning Commons, Room BL 213, is available to all students for free assistance in writing by Jim Soular, writing instructional specialist and English teacher.

2021 Fall Semester Hours:

Monday – Thursday: 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.*
Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.*

The Writing Lab offers the following:

  • Tutoring in English skills, e.g., grammar/punctuation
  • Tutoring on research papers and essays in all disciplines
  • Assistance with MLA, APA, Chicago, and other writing formats (handouts available)
  • Word processing assistance (MS-Word and Google Docs)
  • PowerPoint assistance
  • Internet access
  • Reference books, e.g., dictionaries, thesauri, English handbooks
  • Access student portal, Eagle Online, & Eagle Mail
  • Assistance with library databases, e.g., ProQuest, Gale, SIRS Researcher
  • Assistance with résumés and cover letters, scholarship letters, transfer letters/essays
  • 8 computers and 2 printers for student use

*The Writing Lab occasionally opens and closes at hours other than those listed above. Additional meeting times, including Zoom, can be arranged outside normal operating hours.

Contact Info:

Jim Soular
Instructional Specialist, Writing
Office: Room BL 213