McKendree's Academic Support Center ~MASC~ offers individual and group tutoring in many 100 and 200-level courses and some 300-level courses. The services are free and are available to any McKendree University student. Click here to make an appointment with your Peer Tutor or you may type in the URL, mywco.com/academicsupportcenter


Tutors are typically upper-class students who have earned high marks academically and  are recommended by faculty. They receive training in tutoring techniques and work well with their peers.


To have the best tutoring experience, preparation is key. Please see the suggestions below:

•   Identify problem areas that need clarification before each tutoring session

•   Attend regularly scheduled classes and tutoring sessions

•   Provide peer tutor with a copy of class syllabus

•   Bring textbooks, notes, assignments to tutoring sessions



Interested in becoming a peer tutor?

•   Must have mastered the course in which you would like to tutor

•   Must have received a "B" or higher in the course

•   Must have a GPA of 3.0 or better

•   Must have at least two recommendations by your professors

•   Must have a classification of a Sophomore or higher

•   Must be willing to attend training

•   Must work well with others

For more information, please contact:

Clarissa MelvinClarissa B.H. Melvin

(618) 537-6850