Tutoring and Learning Center (TLC)

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TLC Services

The Tutoring and Learning Center (TLC) is dedicated to providing the tools needed for Chapman students to become independent learners and achieve their academic goals. TLC offers a variety of tutoring and learning services designed to help students succeed.

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Academic Mentoring

Academic Mentoring is available for students to ensure that they gain the necessary skills to succeed as a university student. Peer mentors help students develop their study skills and learning strategies by assiting in areas such as;

  • Time Management
  • Note Taking
  • Exam Prep
  • Stress Management 
Stop by DeMille Hall room 160 to request to work with an Academic Mentor.


Peer tutors are available in several general education subjects and for a limited number of upper-division level courses within the different areas of study Chapman University offers. All tutors are Chapman University students who have excelled in particular subjects. Peer tutors are not only familiar with their subjects; they know the ins and outs of the University and can help you feel more comfortable with your academics.

Walk-in Tutoring: Smaller (or one-on-one) peer sessions organized by specific classes and subjects to review course content. Tutoring begins the second week of the semester.

Assigned Tutoring: May be available for students who meet criteria

Music Tutoring: Complete the tutor request form to be assigned to a music tutor only. Please be aware of your responsibilities when working with a music tutor.

Supplemental Instruction (SI)

Supplemental Instruction (SI) provides additional support for courses that are traditionally considered challenging for students. It focuses on collaboration, group study and interaction among students and SI Leader

SI Sessions are organized group study sessions held by SI Leader who attends lecture and who has excelled in the course.

SI Office Hour: SI Leaders have a dedicated office hour per week to answer questions that arise from course lecture or SI Session.

Writing Center

Writing Center: Need help with a writing assignment? Writing Center is a great resource for editing and writing tips.

To schedule an appointment send an email to tutor@chapman.edu or you are welcome to walk-in, but appointment has priority.

Contact Information

(714) 997-6828

Cecil B. DeMille Hall, Room 160(front door located off Glassell Ave.)

Davis Community Center

Additional Resources


Office Hours

8 a.m.-5 p.m.

Tutoring Hours
Fall and Spring Semester Only


Davis Community Center (DAC)
1 p.m.- 5 p.m.

De Mille Hall
10 a.m.- 7 p.m.