Toro Learning & Testing Center

The mission of the TLTC is to create an open atmosphere of learning, promote engaged academic scholarship, and provide students with opportunities to be fully integrated into the rich culture of the university.

Toro Learning & Testing Center

The TLTC Provides Hybrid Academic Support Services!

Welcome to the Toro Learning and Testing Center (TLTC). The TLTC offers hybrid academic support services! Although testing services are limited, both offices have in center and online office hours. Contact us to learn more about what services are being offered online and/or in the center, as we strive to keep our students, families, communities, and ourselves safe and healthy during these difficult times. Please continue to check our website for further updates on center services and events.

Check out the video to learn a bit more about our services to help you with your coursework!


About Us

The Toro Learning and Testing Center (TLTC) offers a variety of academic support to all currently enrolled and matriculated CSU Dominguez Hills students. The Learning Center strives to create an open atmosphere of learning, promote engaged academic scholarship, and to provide students with opportunities to be fully integrated into the rich culture of the university. The Testing Center supports and enhances student success by providing secure and comfortable atmosphere for testing. AAC&U (2007) describes lifelong learning as “all purposeful learning activity, undertaken on an ongoing basis with the aim of improving knowledge skills and competence.” The Toro Learning and Testing Center’s tutor training program is certified by the College of Reading & Learning Association (CRLA) and adheres to the professional standards and guidelines set forth by the National College Testing Association (NCTA), and the Supplemental Instruction program is certified by the University of Missouri-Kansas City (UMKC). For additional information on TLTC, please see review the Annual Report 2020.


TLTC Services

The TLTC offers a variety of online and in center academic support services: 

  • One-on-One Tutoring
    • In center and through Zoom 
  • Group Tutoring (by request only)
    • In center and through Zoom
  • Study Hall
    • Through Zoom
  • Supplemental Instruction
    • Mostly through Zoom
  • NetTutor Tutoring 
    • Online

Learn how to schedule your session on the Toro Success Collaborative. 


Office Hours and Contact Information

Learning Center Hours:

Monday - Thursday: 8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. 
Saturday: 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. (Virtual Hours)
Email: tlc@csudh.edu
Location: LIB 1575 (Same location, new room number.)

Testing Center:

Monday - Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Email:    testing@csudh.edu
Location: LIB 5705

The TLTC will be closed in observance of the following holidays:

Veteran's Day, November 11th, 2021
Thanksgiving Weekend, November 25th, 2021 - November 28th, 2021

No tutoring services will be offered on October 11th, 2021 in observance of Indigenous People's Day.

The center will remain open and appointments can be scheduled for the week. 


Tutoring

The TLTC offers a variety of tutoring options including Peer Tutoring and Math Study Hall. Please visit Tutoring Services for more information.

GWE Updates

Per AA 2020-04, the Graduation Writing Assessment Requirement (GWAR) and the Graduation Writing Exam (GWE) are temporarily suspended due to COVID-19 for Spring 2021, Summer 2021, and the 2021-2022 academic year,(fall and spring).Please note that students who are graduating Spring 2021, Summer 2021, Fall 2021 and Spring 2022 are exempt from the GWAR.

More information can be found on the GWAR page.  

Please continue to monitor our website and  your Toromail for regular  campus updates. You can access up-to-date information about the DH COVID-19 health alert at https://www.csudh.edu/alert/


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