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Student Success Appointment

The Phillip A. Heath Center for Teaching and Learning in 310 Galvin Hall makes a high-quality education accessible to all students by offering a welcoming, respectful, and academically supportive environment. The center works with faculty and staff to support students in all disciplines and of all ability levels.

The Learning Center will be open for tutoring, testing, and student usage – including study space, computer stations, printing, private spaces, and textbook assistance. General tutoring services are available and specifically in: Writing and English, Math (including Education Math 1135 and 1136), Physics, Science, Social Work, and Spanish. Most tutoring is available walk-in, but it is helpful to call and schedule a time.

Disability Services is now located in the Learning Center in 310 Galvin Hall.

All services will be offered in-person and remotely to the best of our capability. Remote links are available on this web site or by contacting the learning center.


Monday-Thursday 9 a.m.-6 p.m.

Friday 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Virtual tutoring for English, Writing, and Social Work

Virtual Tutoring Link
Password- 223668

English Placement Testing

English placement tests are delivered remotely unless requested otherwise. Students can register for the English Placement Test via Advising or by contacting Timothy Cheeseman or Julie Paxton.

Math Placement Tests

Math placement tests are delivered remotely via main campus in Columbus at Please contact Julie Paxton for assistance with Math Placement.

Spanish Placement Testing

Please contact us for any tutoring, testing, scheduling, or other needs.

Timothy Cheeseman 567-242-7307
Julie Paxton 567-242-7307

Contact Information:
Learning Center Phone - 567-242-7310

Julie Paxton- Testing and front desk-
Timothy Cheeseman- Director-
Steve Borga-Math Coordinator-
Karen Meyer- Disability Services-
Chloe Simmons- Senior Tutor-

Learning Center Web Site-