Free Tutoring Services for Students

Blackhawk Technical College provides free tutoring services to credit students enrolled at the college. Testing and Tutoring Services is located on our Central Campus. Tutoring services at other locations are subject to availability.

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Open Lab Tutoring

  • Get assistance with assignments and test preparation in math, science and communication classes
  • Prepare for the Test of Essential Academic Skills (TEAS)
  • Get help with formatting and editing papers

The Open Lab Tutoring area is open Monday through Thursday from 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. and Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Please call (608) 757-7676 for more information. 

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Online Tutoring

Take advantage of Brainfuse — a free service available to students in need of tutoring outside of regular office hours. You can access Brainfuse from the Tools Module within Blackboard.

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Peer Tutoring

If you are struggling with a specific topic, need guidance on completing assignments, need help preparing for exams, or are looking for other students to work with (i.e. small peer study group), peer tutoring may be right for you.

To request a peer tutor, contact Tutoring Services at (608) 757-7666 or

Interested in becoming a peer tutor? Requirements include: successful completion of 12 transferable credits (with a minimum overall GPA of 3.00 and 3.00 GPA in the course you want to tutor), recommendation from an instructor of the course you want to tutor and résumé. To get started, complete the Tutor Application and Instructor Recommendation Form (both available in the Student Success Center), submit the materials along with your résumé, and schedule an interview with Tutoring Services at (608) 757-7666 or

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