Harper College

Free ESL Tutoring

ESL TutoringYou will receive individual assistance online or in person.

It's important that you succeed. That is why Harper offers currently enrolled ESL students free 30-minute online or in person ESL tutoring sessions with highly-qualified ESL instructors.

Free Online or In Person ESL Tutoring is Available by Appointment

  • You must be a currently enrolled ESL student.
  • Please be prepared to ask a specific question related to the information you are learning in class.
  • Tutors are not available for general conversation practice.
  • You may only make one appointment at a time.
  • PLEASE NOTE:  ESL In-Person Tutoring will only be offered on WEDNESDAYS this summer.

How to Make an Appointment for Online or In-Person ESL Tutoring

1.  To schedule a tutoring appointment, log in to your Harper Student Portal; click on Academic Success; and then, in the ESL box, click on "Request an ESL tutoring appointment."

2.  Look for a confirmation email from a tutor (be sure to check your spam folder!).

3.  FOR ONLINE TUTORING:  Use a smart phone, iPad, laptop or computer with internet access. Check your Harper student email before your appointment to get the Zoom meeting link for the tutoring session. (You may be asked to download Zoom if you never did before. It is free in app stores for phones/iPads, and here for Windows-based computers:  https://zoom.us/ ) Email any paragraph or essay that you want help with to esl_lab@harpercollege.edu at least 3 hours before your session.

4.  FOR IN-PERSON TUTORING:  Come to Room D144 at your appointment time.  Please bring a printed copy of any paragraph or essay that you want help with to your appointment.


Summer 2024 Tutoring Schedule for May 28 - July 26:

Time Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
9 a.m.      

9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.


9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.


9:30 a.m.      
10 a.m.

10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.


10:30 a.m.    
11 a.m.fg    


11:30 a.m.    


12 p.m.




12:30 p.m.




1 p.m.


1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.



1:30 p.m.



2 p.m.  



2:30 p.m.  



3 p.m.  



3:30 p.m.




4 p.m.          
4:30 p.m.          
5 p.m.          
5:30 p.m.          
6 p.m.          
6:30 p.m.          
7 p.m.

7:00-9:00 p.m.


7:30 p.m.        
8 p.m.


8:30 p.m.


9 p.m.          
Last Updated: 5/21/24