Getting Started / Tutoring

Study Skills and Tutoring

Services Offered:

  • Guidance in improving writing
  • Study Strategies
  • Help with understanding content

 Need help with a paper or research assignment? Send an e-mail to success@coastline.edu, and be sure to include:

  1. Your full name,
  2. Student ID number,
  3. CRN and title of the course for which you are requesting assistance,
  4. Brief description of the kind of help you want.

The tutor will contact you and make arrangements to address your needs.

Student Success Center Hours

If you are in the Orange County area, you are welcome to visit one of our campus Student Success Centers for face-to-face tutoring. Go to Coastline Student Success Center for hours and information.

Contact Information

E-mail: success@coastline.edu

More Tutoring Options for our Students!

Online tutoring provided by NetTutor is also available in many Canvas course pages. Look for the "Online Tutoring" link in your Canvas page. If you do not see it, you may ask your instructor to activate it, or you may also contact success@coastline.edu. Please contact us through the email account assigned to you as a student.

NetTutor provides tutoring in a wide range of subject areas. There are live and delayed tutors available for practically every subject. Once you click on "Online Tutoring" in your Canvas course page, you will be directed to a menu of subject choices. From there, you can arrange to meet with a live tutor or submit a question or a paper for review. Turn-around time is generally within 24 hours.


College Readiness Program

Coastline offers a free online, self-paced College Readiness Program for students wanting to refresh or build their math (from basic mathematics to trigonometry) and English skills (includes reading and writing). 


The program will help you assess your current skills, then builds a personalized study path to help you review, build, and gain confidence in your skills. 

For more information, please visit http://www.coastline.edu/students/college-ready or email CollegeReady@Coastline.edu.