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Tech Tutors & TAs

Tech Tutors offer personalized learning experience and tech help designed to support all Penn State students, faculty, and staff to accomplish their teaching and learning goals. Tech TAs offer support in real-time to faculty members for preparing and hosting synchronous class meetings via Zoom. All that help is just a click of a button away!

Tech Tutor Hours

Please Note: Tech Tutors will provide Online consultations via Zoom throughout Summer and Fall semester.

Online, via Zoom
Monday 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Saturday Closed
Sunday 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Faculty by appointment

You can schedule a consultation with a Tech Tutor via Zoom to get 1-on-1 help. Email us at techtutors@psu.edu to schedule an appointment. Please allow us at least 48 hours for scheduling and preparing for the appointment. 

Virtual Search Bar for Students
Monday 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Tech Tutors offer service via Search Bar, in collaboration with peer-research consultants and writing tutors. Click here to connect to Virtual Search Bar hours via Zoom.

Services

Get Help with Microsoft Products

Tech Tutors support

Word

Excel

PowerPoint

Access

Office 365

Etc.

Get Help with Adobe Cloud Products

Tech Tutors support

Acrobat

Photoshop

Indesign

Illustrator

Premiere

Etc.

Get Help with Penn State Products

Tech Tutors support

WordPress/Sites

Zoom

Canvas

Kaltura

PASS

Etc.

Get help with hosting Zoom classes

Tech TAs support Zoom classes for Penn State faculty members by:

Enabling security and privacy settings

Audio/video troubleshooting

Managing participants and breakout rooms

Setting up and administering polls, etc.

Need help with a product that isn't listed?

Contact us to see if we can help!

techtutors@psu.edu

Our Tech Tutors do not provide support for any coding languages. 

*Tech Tutors only support Penn State software: this does not include MatLab, Mathematica, SQL, Python, or other coding languages/programs. We strongly recommend utilizing your professors, TAs, LAs, or LinkedIn Learning for help regarding these programs!

Online Tech Tutor!

Get help from an Online Tutor, anywhere!

What you need: Camera, Microphone, Zoom login

Our Online chat gives you the ability to connect with a Live Tutor, wherever you are! With features such as screen sharing and remote laptop control, you will always feel as if our Tutor is right there helping you.

Click below to connect with a live tutor, today!

Online Tech Tutor

Testimonials

“The Tutor helped me export a video from Adobe Premiere in a VERY high stress situation. He remained calm, cool, and relaxed throughout the entire time and I would definitely recommend his help to a friend.”

“The Tutor was awesome! I appreciate his professionalism and consultative demeanor.”

“The Tutor was fantastic. He spoke slowly, he was patient, showed me what I needed to learn and walked me every step of the way. I could not have asked for better help. Thank you very much for the service.”

About us

The Tech Tutors are a group of talented students that are determined to help you find your technology solution. We are part of the ITLD department at Penn State, which leads IT Learning and Development across all Penn State Campuses. If you are passionate about teaching and technology, click below to learn more about our hiring process, ITLD, or to contact us!