Staffed by professional and peer tutors, the Math Learning Center
(MLC) provides free tutoring and support services for students enrolled in
and computer science courses at SUNY College at Old Westbury.
The MLC conducts
laboratory sessions for Introductory Algebra (MA0500), and also houses
a library of textbooks, videotapes and educational technology.
Hours for Service
AM to 6:00 PM
AM to 7:00 PM
AM to 4:30 PM
AM to 5:00 PM
|All students must sign in before entering.
Math Learning Center Staff
Director, Math Learning Center
Building: CC, Room: H-211A
Phone: (516) 628-5622
MLC Services top
- Tutoring: Tutoring is available whenever the Center is
open. No appointment is necessary.
- Textbooks and Answers: Answer books and textbooks
for most math courses may be borrowed for use in the Center. A
current Old Westbury ID is required.
- Videotapes: Videotapes for many of the basic courses
are available for use in the Center. Some of the videotapes are
available for overnight
use. These tapes are especially good for students who have missed
class or who
wish further review of a topic.
- Software: Computer software is available for
many of the basic courses.
- Worksheets: Worksheets are available on a
variety of topics.
Study Tips top
Do not expect to learn an entire course in one day. Work on one topic at
a time, and try to master it before moving on to the next. First try the
homework on your own, and then ask for help on the material that you have
Before taking a course make sure you satisfy all course prerequisites. Attend
all classes, and do the assigned readings and homework on time.