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English Center

The English Center is available!

Spring 2024

L-209 on Campus* and Online

 L-209 on Campus* and Online MONDAY-THURSDAY 9am - 4pm & SATURDAY 10am - 2pm; Online Only WEDNESDAY 4pm - 7pm
*Masks strongly encouraged for all on-campus visits


For Online Services on Canvas

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We tutor reading, writing, and critical thinking skills in all courses across the curriculum including history, AODS, psychology, philosophy, and ELAC.


Mission Statement

Logo of English CenterWe provide a community-based learning environment to help City College students become more effective, confident and independent readers, writers and critical thinkers.  In support of this mission, the English Center offers assistance for all disciplines through:

  • One-on-one peer tutoring sessions
  • Group tutoring
  • Supplemental instruction
  • Workshops for students and faculty
  • Orientations
  • Consultations for faculty
  • The opportunity for qualified students to gain experience as peer tutors and mentors

The English Center is dedicated to providing innovation in tutoring strategies, pedagogy, and quality training in all areas of tutoring, as well as ongoing collaboration with faculty, staff, administration, and other tutorial/learning centers.

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Contact Us

L-209 (L Building)
Front Desk: (619) 388-3633
Fax: (619) 388-3433

Chris Baron
Professor, English
English Center Coordinator
(619) 388-3261

Gavin Brown
Adjunct Professor, English

  • English Center Supervisor
  • Online Coordinator
  • Workshop Coordinator
  • Program Development

Wendy Castellanos
English Center Supervisor

  • Tutor Training
  • Program Development

We are CRLA Certified!

We are CRLA Certified