Do you need tutoring in math, writing, or other subjects? Do you want to discuss a draft or break down a complex economics concept? Explore these resources that may be able to help.


Tutor.com is a professional tutoring service available to students in select Penn State World Campus courses. Tutors are:

  • accessible from any device with internet access
  • free to Penn State World Campus students in supported courses
  • available 24/7 for many courses
  • accessible in Canvas

With Tutor.com, you can chat live with a tutor about a subject or drop off a writing assignment for review. If your course is supported by Tutor.com, instructions for using this technology will be available in the syllabus and tutors can be accessed through Canvas. View the full list of courses supported by Tutor.com.

Tutor.com For DoD–Affiliated Personnel and Their Families

All DoD service members, civilian personnel, and dependent family members are eligible to use tutor.com/military at No Cost. Visit the Military tutor.com page to learn more. 


College-Based Tutoring

The College of IST offers online one-on-one tutoring to help students practice concepts taught in IST courses. Request an appointment with an IST tutor.

The College of Engineering Academic Excellence Center offers tutoring via Zoom for upper-level math and science courses. Learn which courses and how to connect.