Math Learning Center (MLC)(includes Math, Engineering, and Physics)

Three students in Math Lab working on assignments.Hours, Location, Telephone

  • Fremont campus:
    • Tutors are available from 9:00-8:00 (Monday through Thursday), 9:00-5:00 (Friday)
    • MLC, Room HH-218 and HH-219 (floor map), Hyman Hall, second floor
    • (510) 659-6174
  • Newark campus:
    • Tutors are available from 8:00-5:00 (Monday through Friday)
    • Newark Tutoring Center, Room NC1102, first floor, Wing 1

About the MLC

The Math Learning Center (MLC) on the Fremont campus provides tutoring and supplemental instruction programs for all of our math courses, ranging from Basic Mathematics to Calculus, Differential Equations and Linear Algebra.

The MLC also provides limited peer and faculty tutoring for all of our Physics and Engineering courses - including the Trig-based and Calculus-based Physics - and in Engineering.

For information about serving as a tutor, tutor training, and additional learning centers and labs, see Tutoring Services.

Did You Know…?

Ohlone has the highest rate of success among its 25 statewide peers of community colleges for students who started a basic skills math course and then were successful in transfer level math. Source: California Community Colleges Student Success Scorecard.

Math Learning Center Programs

Drop-In Tutoring

The MLC provides drop-in tutoring for all Ohlone math courses. Just log in on the Timekeeper computer (it takes less than 30 seconds), get out your work, raise your hand and a tutor will come and help you. You do not need to sign-up in advance or make an appointment. Our tutors are a combination of Ohlone students, Ohlone math instructors, and classified staff.

Tutoring

For more information contact:

Name Contact
DangTo Ta
Math Learning Center Assistant

Learn more about Tutoring Services, including serving as a tutor and tutor training.

Equipment in the Math Learning Center

Computers

25 personal computers are available for lab work and research. Our computers are loaded with math software such as Maple, Matlab and Mathematica. There are also tutorial programs for some math courses. Many courses have online learning resources and MLC staff can help you get started with these programs.

DVDs and Videos

Math related video lectures and tutorial materials are available to view in the Math Center.

Printers & Copiers

Student printing is done through Pcounter WebPay portal.

More information about Pcounter WebPay available here.

 

Staff in the Math Learning Center

Name Contact
DangTo Ta
Math Learning Center Assistant
Room HH-220, Hyman Hall, second floor, Fremont campus
Wen Kuang
Computer Support Technician
Room HH-212, Hyman Hall, second floor, Fremont campus


Employment Opportunities

Students interested in applying for math student assistant positions, contact the Math Learning Center Assistant for more information.