Center for Teaching & Learning

The York College Center for Teaching and Learning takes a holistic approach to enhancing student learning. We work closely with faculty to provide integrated resources for curriculum design, teaching goals, and academic support programming. The CTL is committed to being a catalyst on campus where personal development and positive mentoring relationships foster academic success for YCP students.


The CTL supports student learning by collaborating with faculty to provide a variety of academic support services and instructional development resources to enhance teaching and learning at York College.

  • For students: tutoring, study groups, study skills assistance, and review sessions.       
  • For faculty: instructional development programming workshops and resources. 


CTL Goals:

  • To assist students in becoming more independent, self-confident, and efficient learners using a peer assistance/mentoring model
  • To promote student retention by offering academic support in an array of subject areas
  • To staff competent, knowledgeable peer and professionals
  • To maintain an academic space on campus where faculty and staff can refer students who are in need of academic assistance
  • To work collaboratively with other on-campus student services and academic offices to provide holistic, encompassing assistance
  • To support the well-being of all students by meeting their academic needs
  • To extend an opportunity for peer staff to connect to the college and to grow as leaders on campus and in their future professional lives 


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The CTL is located on the ground floor of Humanities Center, Room 01.


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Monday-Thursday - 8 a.m. - 9 p.m.  

Fridays - 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.



Writing Center

The Writing Center is located in HUM19. Schedules of tutor availability are posted on the link below.

Writing Center

Math Assistance

To make an appointment with a math tutor, click on the link below. Schedules of availability are posted.


Assistance with Select Courses

Drop-in hours of peer tutors for a variety of courses are listed at the link below.  Also, students may email a tutor to inquire about meeting. Tutors will meet with students as their time permits.  


Call the CTL at 717.815.1296 for further information.


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Contact Us

Phone:  717.815.1296


In case of emergencies: Please call the Department of Campus Safety at 717.849.1615.

For Students

Academic support programs for students including:

  • Tutors for Select Courses
  • Writing Center
  • Math Assistance
  • Review Sessions & Study Groups
  • Professional STEM Tutor
  • Academic Transition Coach
  • Study Skills Assistance


For Faculty

Instructional development resources for faculty including:

  • Camp Teach and Learn
  • Professional Learning Communities
  • New Faculty Programming
  • Evidence-Based Approaches to Teaching & Learning
  • Scholarship of Teaching & Learning
  • Models for Assessing Student Learning