MATH 098 and MATH 099: Starting Winter quarter 2014, the path to college-level quantitative reasoning will be shorter for some students! See here for more details.




The Math Learning Center has moved!  


We are now located in room 4213, in the library.


Math Learning Center

Fall/Winter/Spring Hours

  • Mon-Thu: 8 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
  • Fri: 8 a.m. - 3 p.m.
  • Sun: 2 p.m. - 6 p.m.
  • The MLC is closed on any day that the college is closed
  • Spring 2016: The MLC will open for the quarter at 8:00 a.m. on Wednesday, March 30, and close at 11:30 a.m. on Friday, June 10.

Summer Hours

  • Mon-Thu: 8:30 a.m. - 3 p.m.
  • The MLC is closed on any day that the college is closed


  • Room 4213 (in the Library)


  • 206-546-5825 (for general questions; we do not provide math help by phone)
  • to reach Rosalie Tepper, Math Learning Center Director


Calculator Rental


Graphing calculators may be rented from the Bookstore for $20 per quarter, plus tax. Students may rent for the entire quarter with proof of paid registration.

The Math Learning Center (MLC) is an extra-help resource for MATH 060 through MATH 264. The MLC provides individual assistance on a drop-in basis from qualified tutors devoted to your success, as well as the services listed below.  No appointment is necessary.  (The MLC does not provide instruction to replace missed classes; consult your syllabus or instructor of you miss a class.)


Services for students

  • Individual, problem-specific help from knowledgeable tutors
  • Opportunity to work in a group
  • Current textbooks for use in MLC
  • Solutions manuals for some courses for use in MLC
  • Computers with math software
  • Other services available in the Library:
    • Videos to go with textbooks
    • Videos to introduce TI graphing calculators
    • Current textbooks available on reserve checkout in the Library

Services for math faculty

  • Place to give make-up tests
    • Caution: the MLC is not a silent environment
    • Photo ID required
  • Extra graphing calculators with view screen
  • Fun and helping aids for classroom activities
  • Faculty may hold office hours in the MLC