College Skills Zone

College Skills Zone Workshops in Winter 2020 - Free & Drop in! 

Gain tools & strategies to study better, boost grades, and cement your college knowledge!

Welcome to the College Skills Zone!

We offer free, one-on-one tutorials on the Albany campus, focusing on the HOW of college learning. We work with you to realize your academic goals, starting with your strengths and building strategies that work for YOU. 

Expand your academic skills in key areas:

  • Study more effectively & efficiently
  • Learn to anticipate course demands to get ahead
  • Manage your time to balance life, work, school, and home
  • Get help with essential college technology (Moodle, GoPrint, Gmail Suite...)

Winter Term Hours:

            Monday - Friday: 8 am- 5 pm
            Saturday - Sunday:

We are open for drop-in help and by appointment in the Learning Center, Willamette Hall 225           

Contact us at:

Appointments are 50 minutes long. To make an appointment, go to: and

  1. Enter your student ID number (LBCC: X00... or OSU: 93...)
  2. Enter your password: (your Birthdate in this format: YYYYMMDD)
  3. Click "Search Availability"
  4. Click the arrow near "Center" to choose the location (College Skills Zone)
  5. Select the class under "Section" - these are grouped by tutor speciality. Our options are First Year Academic Skills, Studying in Arts and Humanities, Studying in STEM, WR90/WR95, and All Other Courses. Please choose one.
  6. Click "Search" at the bottom of the page. Do not change any other options.
  7. Click on the appointment you would like to book, and add notes if you wish.
  8. Click "Save". You will receive an email notification in your student email each time you schedule or cancel.