The Tutoring Center is housed in the Student Success Center along with the Testing Center.  The purpose of the Tutoring Center is to provide FREE tutorial assistance to currently enrolled CVCC students to help you along your pathway to success.  The center provides tutoring for college level math, science, Spanish, and a variety of computer classes.

Summer  2019
The Student Success Center offers tutoring and assistance free of charge for all CVCC students. Tutors are available for:

ACC 211 & 212

BIO 101, 102, 141, & 142

CHM 111, 112


ECO 120, 201 & 202

ITE 115

ITP 100

MATH 162 and up


VPT (get help preparing for your Virginia Placement Test)

PHY 121, 201, 202, 241, 242

The hours listed are the general operating hours that the Student Success Center is open and subject/tutor availability varies throughout the day. The Tutoring Center is normally closed when classes are not in session. Appointments are encouraged, however, we do have tutors that may be available for walk-ins.

After operating hours, you may call our contact number and leave a voice mail.


FREE Online Tutoring for all CVCC Students

Accessing Smarthinking:

  1. Log on to myCVCC, click on the Canvas tile.
  2. Click on the Canvas menu item Smarthinking.
  3. You will automatically be directed to the Smarthinking Website.
  4. You are now ready to access your Free online tutoring!
  5. Each student has 5 hours of free tutoring per semester.

Keeping Track of your usage:

In order to keep track of your usage and remaining time, please go to the Manage Account tab and click on Usage Details. 

If you need more hours, please contact Joy Adams at 434-832-7668 or