Study spaces in Learning Center
Learning Center

Study alone, in groups or with an expert tutor.

Learning Center

Center Staff & Contact Information

Spring Hours

Tutoring available:
Mon. - Thur.: 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Peer & Professional via Zoom:
Mon. - Thur.: 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Fri: 9 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

The Learning Center is closed during all breaks and holidays with no tutoring available.

Learning Center Links

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

How do I find a tutor who can help me with a certain class?

  • "Make or Cancel an Appointment"
  • Enter Star ID and password
  • Select "Search Availability"
  • Select "Peer Tutoring Center" from the Center dropdown box
  • Select the course you are seeking a tutor for
  • "Search"
  • If you do not see any results, please contact to discuss your options.

How can I make an appointment?

  • "Make or Cancel an Appointment"
  • Enter Star ID and password
  • "Search Availability"
  • Select the center you wish to schedule an appointment in
    • Please note: The Writing Center and Peer Tutoring Center are the only centers offering appointments
  • If Peer Tutoring Center is selected, choose the course you wish to make an appointment for, then "Search"
  • If Writing Center is selected, "Search"
  • Click on the desired time slot and fill out the fields in the box that pops up and hit "Save".
  • You and your tutor will receive an automated appointment confirmation message with instructions on how to access your zoom appointment and how to cancel the appointment if needed.
  • For assistance on scheduling an appointment, please contact or 651.450.3647.

How do I get the tutor's zoom link?

Can I just drop in and get help?

Yes! For Math tutoring, please use passcode: tutor. Drop in tutoring is available Monday-Thursday 9 a.m.-6 p.m., Friday 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Monday and Wednesday 6-8 p.m for MATH 0840 and MATH 0940. For questions, please contact

Why Can't I Log in?

Typically this means your Star ID password has expired or has changed. To change or update your Star ID, please visit MinnState's Star ID self service page at

Academic Calendar

Inver Hills News

View More News Stories