Student working at the computer on their online course.

The Online Academic Support department provides tutoring for students enrolled in BYU-Idaho and Ensign College online courses, as well as BYU-Pathway Worldwide’s PathwayConnect.

Course-Specific Tutoring

Find course-specific tutoring by searching for courses under your student type. Tutoring options include tutoring communities and scheduled Zoom meetings.

How to Access the 24/7 Online Tutoring Communities

For the courses listed above, students can gain immediate access to a student-driven, tutor-supported community. Here, students can search questions of peers and tutors at any time. They can also teach one another by providing answers of their own.

Access this community by locating your course in I-Learn, and then clicking on the “Tutoring Resources” link.

An image of the I-Learn left side navigation with the "Tutoring Resources" option highlighted.

Necessary Tools for Tutoring Appointments

To participate in online tutoring, you will need to have the following resources:

  • A computer with a microphone and speakers (headset)
  • High-speed internet
  • A webcam (recommended)

Please make sure that your time zone is set correctly on your computer. The system will automatically update the tutoring times to match your time zone. For assistance in doing this, please view the following video link.