Contact Us

The Learning Commons

The Learning Commons staff would be delighted to help you with any questions, comments, or concerns you might have. Please do not hesitate to reach out!

Location: Buckley Center 163
Phone: 503-943-8002


Writing Center Hours

For available times for writing assistance, please see our Writing Center Scheduler.

Program Content Areas

Visit our Bookings Scheduler to make appointments with peer tutors in all of our content areas.

Embedded tutoring & Peer Assisted Learning (PAL) :

The Learning Commons offers embedded tutoring and online Peer Assisted Learning (PAL) group sessions for specific classes. PAL sessions are voluntary and offer you the opportunity to learn class material through collaborative learning activities that are guided by a trained peer facilitator. Your instructors, embedded tutors, or PAL facilitators will contact you if your class offers this option.

Administrative office hours

Monday-Thursday: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Friday: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

The Learning Commons Program Administrator

Alex Smith
Buckley Center 163


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