The Learning Center

The Learning Center

Welcome to the Learning Center at Penn State Scranton! We are located in the lower level of the Study Learning Center (SLC) in the Hawk Student Success Center.

Peer, professional and faculty tutors as well as academic mentors provide free academic support to students. We promote academic success through:

  • Tutoring

  • Academic Mentoring or Coaching

  • Writing assistance 

  • Study skill assistance

  • Small group tutoring 

  • Providing reference materials

  • Providing a mini computer lab 

The mission of the Learning Center is to promote educational opportunities and enhance academic achievement for all students. The Learning Center interacts with faculty, staff, and students to provide a range of services specifically designed to meet individual needs and goals. 

Academic Coaching

Blue and White OWL Instructions

The Penn State Scranton Blue and White OWL is the campus Online Writing Lab.

Learning Center Policies

ALEKS Math Refresher

ALEKS Math Assessment for new students

Take the ALEKS test

i Study For Success

University Learning Centers Foundation to Academic Success

University Learning Center

Appointments for most tutoring sessions are necessary. Even for subjects that have drop in tutoring, appointments are strongly encouraged.

Plan ahead! The Learning Center will get busy and it may be difficult to schedule a last minute appointment.

Please stop by the Learning Center for additional information. You can also schedule an appointment by visiting our Online Scheduler at