Learning Commons: Tutoring Services

Tutoring is available online and in-person!

Scheduling Tutoring Appointments

You are able to schedule in person and Zoom appointments for math, science, writing, and other subjects. You are also able to do email appointments for responses to a writing draft.

To schedule an appointment, please go to: Learning Commons Bookings

At that link, choose the specific kind of appointment you want and fill out the information.

If you make a Zoom appointment, you’ll get a Zoom link sent to your email before your appointment.

If you are making an email appointment with the Writing Center, email your draft to tutor@unm.edu after you fill out the form above.

If you have difficulty with the scheduling link above, would like an appointment in a subject not listed at that link, or have a question, email tutor@unm.edu. You’ll get answers during business hours Monday through Friday.  

Fall 2023 Tutoring Hours: 

The tutoring hours below are subject to change due to tutor availability.

Learning Center Hours of Operation 

The Learning Center and Math Center Computer Lab will be open

  Monday through  Friday 8am - 5pm. 

Math tutoring will be available in-person or Zoom(specific math courses may vary):

Mondays 9am – 5pm

Tuesdays 10:30am – 5pm

Wednesdays 9am – 7pm

Thursdays 9am – 11am, 12pm – 7 pm

Fridays 12pm – 3pm


Biology 1110 and Chemistry 1215 tutoring will be available in-person or Zoom:

Tuesdays 10:30am – 3:30pm

Thursdays 1:30pm – 3:30 pm


History 1150 tutoring will be available in-person or Zoom:

Mondays 9am – 12pm & 3pm - 5pm

Wednesdays 8:30am – 10am

Thursdays 5pm – 7pm (select Thursdays, check in  Learning Commons Bookings)

Fridays 8:30am – 12pm


STEM Center Hours of Operation 

The STEM Center is currently closed due to STEM Tutor shortage.


Writing Center Schedule —  In Person and Online for Zoom and Email Appointments

Monday:  12 pm - 4 pm 

Monday: 2:30-3:30 pm: Hablemos in Espanol y Ingles/Language Conversation Group

Tuesday: 10:30-4pm

Wednesday:  12 pm - 4 pm 

Wednesday: 12-1 pm: Creative Writing Group

Thursday: 10:30 m - 4:30 pm


Writing Center Schedule  —  Online for Zoom and Email Appointments

Thursday: 4-6 pm


Third Wednesday of the month

Wednesday September 20, October 18, and November 15, 1:30 to 2:30: bell books Reading and Discussion Group: faculty, staff, and students welcome!

Using Zoom

As a UNM-Valencia student, you already have a UNM Zoom account.

Instructions to sign into Zoom and start your Zoom appointment: 

  1. Go to https://unm.zoom.us  
  2. Scroll to the bottom of the page and click on “Sign In” 
  3. Log in like you’re signing into your UNM email 
  4. After logging in successfully (you should be seeing your Zoom profile), leave the internet browser open 
  5. Go to your email in another window or tab 
    1. If you Accepted the meeting, go to your calendar and click on your Zoom meeting link 
    2. If you didn’t Accept the meeting, the Zoom meeting link may still be in your inbox. Search for the email with your Zoom meeting link and click on the link 

If you are not a UNM-Valencia student and you would like to request a Zoom appointment, please email Shalaine Castillo, sbuck07@unm.edu or email the Learning Commons, tutor@unm.edu for more information.  

Suggested Study and Learning Strategies
  • attempt the assignment prior to meeting with your tutor
  • study your notes and textbook prior to the tutoring session
  • identify specific questions or concepts that you want to address during the session

For Questions, Contact:

Thank you very much and we look forward to seeing you soon!