Graduate Learning Specialists

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The Graduate Learning Specialists (GLS) program provides free one-on-one tutoring/academic coaching to all graduate students at CSU Fullerton, in writing, class presentations, resumes and applications, literature reviews, term papers, research, and statistics. The tutoring takes place in the Graduate Student Success Center (GSSC) Pollack Library South, room PLS 365 or by distance (online or phone). You can booked your appointment today by using our automated system.

Graduate Learning Specialists are available mornings, afternoons, evenings and weekends! Free of Change!

Please note:

  • You may only make one appointment per week.
  • Appointments are one hour. May be extended if the GLS is free after your appointment.
  • Please respect the system. Abuses (missed appointments, etc.) will cause repercussions.

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Materials for your appointment

If you are seeking assistance with a written assignment, please bring a paper or electronic version of your work to your appointment with the Specialist. If your appointment is online or via phone, please have your assignments readily available as you will need to email the work to your Specialist during your appointment.

Cancellation policy

If you need to reschedule or cancel your appointment with a Graduate Learning Specialist, please do so at least 24 hours in advance of your appointment time. If your appointment is less than 24 hours away, please send an email to or call the Graduate Student Success Center at
(657) 278-3374.

Drop-In Tutoring

If you’re in need of tutoring and there are no appointments, there is Drop-In Tutoring available in the mornings, afternoons, evenings and on weekends. The hours are posted in the Graduate Student Success Center (Pollak Library-South 365) for reference.

No appointment is necessary, just inform the front desk that you would like to see a Graduate Learning Specialist and your name will be added to the sign-in list. Please note that there might be a waiting period before you are able to meet with the Specialist. It is highly recommended and encouraged that all students book appointments. This will guarantee a date and time. Appointments are normally one-hour long, your session can be extended if the Specialist is free after your appointment.


In addition, throughout the semester you will find workshops tailored to the specific needs of graduate students. Flyers for upcoming workshops are posted in the Graduate Student Success Center or online at

Workshops Learning Specialists


Video Tutorials

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