Tutoring & Labs

Shircliff Humanities

Kirkwood Academic Skills Center

Room E-136

Monday-Thursday 8am-9pm

Friday 8am-4pm

  • Tutoring

  • Text Help software

  • Humanities course books (in lab use only)

  • Read/Write Gold software

  • Coure Compass

  • Kurzweil 3000 Firefly reading software

  • Dragon Naturally Speaking (dictation software)

  • ZoomText

Writing Center

Room E-229

Monday-Thursday 9am-11am and 12pm-5pm

Friday 9am-11am amd 12pm-4pm

  • Free composition assistance


Updike Hall

SEM Learning Lab

Room 132

Monday-Thursday 7:30am-7pm

Friday 7:30am-3pm

  • Computers with aided instruction software/videos

  • Course Compass

  • Kurzweil 3000 reading software

  • Free professional tutoring

  • In lab calculator loans

  • In lab book loans

  • Practice tests


Davis Hall

Math Lab

DH 329

Math lab designed for students in remedial math courses.


Summers Building

Chelsea Lawless Learning Center

Room 117

Monday-Thursday 8am-8pm

Friday- 8am-4:30pm

  • Kurzweil 3000 Firefly reading software

  • Social science textbooks on reserve for students to use in the lab.


Shake Learning Resource Center

Research Help for All Library Users

Sunday - 2pm-12 midnight

Monday - Thursday- 7:30 am - 12 am

Friday - 7:30 am - 6:00 pm

Saturday - 11 am - 6:00 pm

Email the Shake Library at libref@vinu.edu.
Call the Library Front Desk at 812-888-4165 or 812-888-5810.
Chat: https://www.vinu.edu/web/shake-library

Knowledge Market 

Peer led lab aimed at assisting students who are developing multi-step projects.

Monday-Thursday 2pm-6pm peer tutors will offer assistance in preparing speeches, projects, presentations and other multi-part assignments.  The tutors can start with brainstorming for topics, finding appropriate resources, organizing information, giving students an opportunity to practice and polish their presentations while providing constructive feedback, and all the parts in between. 

Sunday-Thursday 7pm-8:30pm peer tutoring will be available to assist students in gateway math courses.  

The Knowledge Market features computers for student use, collaborative study areas with a touch enabled view screen with onboard computer and connectivity, as well as areas for open study.