The Learning Resource Center (LRC) is certified through the College Reading and Learning Association (CRLA), an international tutoring organization. The LRC's CRLA certification process sets an internationally accepted standard of tutor training for the purpose of providing tutors with skills, recognition, and positive reinforcement for successful work.  The LRC tutoring services are free to all Cal Poly Pomona undergraduate and graduate students.  

Subject Tutoring provides one-on-one and small group tutoring on an appointment, online, and drop-in basis for courses in math, science, engineering, business, social sciences, liberal arts, etc. (courses other than reading and writing).

The Reading, Advising, & Mentoring Program (RAMP) provides eligible students with services to assist with retention and graduation including reading tutorials, advising, peer mentoring, a 1-unit course, and a variety of academic, professional, and financial workshops. Please see the RAMP Website for more information.

Writing Center offers one-on-one and small group tutoring on essays, the GWT, application letters, memos, reports, research papers, and other assignments. The UWC offers these services on an appointment and drop-in basis.

Online Tutoring

The LRC offers online tutoring for writing assignments and subject-specific material. Students can access LRC Online Tutoring through Blackboard.

  • Click on LRC Online Tutoring under My Organizations.
  • Read the online tutoring submission directions for writing (PDF) and for course-specific tutoring (PDF) before submitting your first assignment.

You can also receive assistance (handouts and useful links) from the FAQ section in the LRC Online Tutoring Blackboard organization. 

Scheduling Appointments  

Come to the LRC or call (909) 869-3502 to schedule or cancel an appointment. You may also email (lrc@cpp.edu) to cancel an appointment, with at least 12 hours notice.

Note: Before utilizing the LRC's services, we request that all tutees read the Policies & Procedures for Tutoring Session, Attendance, and Codes of Conduct information.