How to Access Virtual Tutoring

Step 1: Add the Student Success Center to your Canvas 

This is where you go to login for all live tutoring sessions in Zoom! If you are new to Zoom, visit the Zoom Help Center for directions for your specific device and operating system. Please use headphones when possible to minimize audio feedback! 

Step 2: Click on the link at the bottom of the page to enter the Virtual Student Success Center

Step 3: A host will greet you and move you into a Zoom room with a tutor - this is called a Break Out Room 

How to Access Technical Support

The host will connect you with technical support in the Virtual Success Center. If you are having difficulty accessing the Student Success Center in Canvas submit a ticket to If you are having technical difficulty accessing the Zoom app on your smart phone, contact Zoom technical support or contact Academic Counseling to speak with an Enrollment Success specialist and check out a free Chromebook for the semester to help 

San Luis Obispo:
Phone: (805) 546-3138

North County:
Phone: (805) 591-6225

Visit Academic Counseling Web Page

Free Tools for Virtual Collaboration

Aww App 

A collaborative online whiteboard that allows unlimited users through a shared URL and export feature to save your work.  Two page limit on free account. Signing in reduces ads.  

Go to 
Go to Video Tutorials


 Interactive canvas with audio, video, chat, screen share, Desmos graphing and scientific calculators, infinite scrolling pages for long problems, and Chemistry bond drawing tools. Limit 5 users per board.  

Go to
Click on "Learn More" for demo video