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Community College of Rhode Island

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Contact Information

Flanagan Campus
2nd floor, above cafe
Tel: 401-333-7440
Tom Skouras

Campus Coordinator

Newport Campus
Room 251 & 252
Tel: 401-851-1701
Jeffrey Heiser
Campus Coordinator

Liston Campus
Room 2236
Tel: 401-455-6116
Jeffrey Heiser
Campus Coordinator

Knight Campus
Room 3540
Tel: 401-825-1170
Joanne Galliano
Director, Campus Coordinator

Michael J. Cunningham
Dean of Students
Tel: 401-825-1061

Sue Grundy
Technical Coordinator
Web Content Manager
Tel: 401-825-1108

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

What is Peer tutoring?

The Peer Tutorial Program is a program that seeks to provide tutors in all subject areas where there is need. Students are required to meet with their tutors at least one hour per week to insure that they are meeting the goal of tutoring. This program is free of charge to CCRI students.

How Do I Get a tutor?

Students who would like to apply for tutoring assistance should apply on-line. Log in to TutorTrac with your CCRI username and password. Opt In for the Text Message alerts, Search by Course and select a time available to meet with a tutor. If you cannot find a tutor in the course you are taking, email

Who is My Peer Tutor?

Your student tutor (hence peer) should be viewed as a resource aid in helping you to overcome problem areas in your studies, not as a substitute for your professional instructor. Your peer tutor is a knowledgeable, well-qualified individual who possesses good academic skills. Tap your tutor’s resources, learn to utilize those skills which have enabled your tutor to be successful in his/her academic pursuits. Learn through your tutor how to achieve the academic success which you are capable of.

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Last Updated: 8/25/15