Student Success Center

College Success Center
The College Success Center (Room 1103) in the Library Learning Center (Building 1100) on the Yuba College campus delivers academic learning and support services across many disciplines to all currently enrolled Yuba College students at no cost and provides a positive, supportive learning environment that, if fully utilized, significantly enhances students' abilities to pass their classes.

Academic Learning and Support Services         

  • scheduled collaborative learning sessions
  • facilitated collaborative learning groups
  • drop-in mathematics assistance (all day)
  • scheduled individualized tutoring
  • test and examination reviews
  • Supplemental Instruction® (Content Tutoring only)
  • quiet study areas for groups and individuals
  • access to wireless internet, computers and academic software
  • test preparation materials
  • a facility to complete EOP&S Commitment Hours
  • assistance with research projects
  • assistance with multimedia presentations

The two major components of the College Success Center are the Math Tutoring Program and the Content Tutoring Program.  

Math Tutoring Program
The Math Tutoring Program primarily supports students enrolled in the Accounting, Business, Chemistry, Computer Science, Learning Assistance, Mathematics, Physics, and Statistics programs.  Academic support is usually available for the following courses:

  • Accounting 1L, 2L, 10A
  • Business 15, 56, 100
  • Chemistry 1A, 1B, 2A, 2B, 18B
  • Computer Science 6, 9A, 11
  • Learning Assistance 174
  • Mathematics 1A, 1B, 1C, 2, 3, 9, 10, 15, 20, 21, 25, 50,
    50A, 50B, 52, 52A, 52B, 110, 111
  • Physics 2A, 2B, 4A, 4B
  • Statistics 1.

Content Tutoring Program
The Content Tutoring Program primarily supports students enrolled in the Biology, Economics, Geology, History, Humanities, Music, Philosophy, Physical Science, Psychology, Political Science, Sign and Spanish programs.  Academic support is usually available for the following courses:

  • Biology 1, 4, 5, 6, 10L, 15
  • Economics 1A, 1B
  • Geology 10L
  • History 5A, 5B, 15, 17A, 17B
  • Humanities 10, 11
  • Music 1B, 1D, 2B, 2D, 8B, 41A, 41B, 42A
  • Philosophy 12, 20
  • Political Science 1, 7
  • Psychology 1A, 12, 41
  • Sign 1, 2
  • Spanish 1, 2, 3, 4, 20A. 

Hours of Operation
Fall & Spring Sessions:  8:00 AM to 5:00 PM, Monday through Friday (closed Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays)
Summer Session:          8:00 AM to 5:00 PM, Monday through Thursday (closed Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays, & holidays)

Contact Information:
General Information (Front Desk):           (530) 741-6759
Ms. Quy Bui, Instructional Associate:      (530) 741-8752     
Mr. Tony Jow, Instructional Associate:    (530) 741-8751     

Tutoring Staff
The tutoring staff is efficient, well-trained, friendly, helpful, and knowledgeable.  A tutor must possess the following qualifications and characteristics to be employed:

  1. have an overall 3.00 grade point average or higher,
  2. pass the course they wish to tutor with an A,  
  3. be approved by the faculty,
  4. complete an intensive tutor training program, and
  5. be committed to assisting students learn. 

Pass Rates

Success Rates