The Hub

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What is The Hub?

The Hub, Centralized Tutoring Center at New Jersey City University empowers a diverse student population to become independent learners and campus leaders through holistic, personalized tutoring and academic support services including academic probation programming with an emphasis on retention and graduation.  

We offer tutoring in:

  • Writing
  • Mathematics
  • Reading (Annotation, Comprehension, Research) 
  • STEM Subjects
  • Accounting
  • Praxis Core
  • GRE

Academic Workshops

  • Praxis Core Mathematics
  • Praxis Core Writing/Reading
  • APA: Sixth Edition
  • Let's Talk (for English Language Learners)
  • Let's Write (for English Language Learners) 

In-Class Workshops

Workshops can be developed with faculty to enhance classroom instruction and ensure that students are aware of the available academic support services. Previous workshops have included:

  • Hub Orientation
  • APA: Sixth Edition
  • APA: Advanced - Literature review and Methods sections
  • Critical Reading and Analysis
  • Writing a Research Paper
  • Prepping for a Debate
  • Writing a Debriefing Paper


Sunday, May 5 - Tuesday, May 14
To service our students during Finals Week, the tutoring center runs a program called TUTOPIA which spans the final days of the semester. During this ten-day period, Hub services extend giving students an opportunity for last minute academic support.

Registering for Appointments

  • Students may register for appointments at The Hub's reception desk or via phone at (201) 200-3513.
  • Students may register for four hours of tutoring per discipline per week.  
  • Students seeking to develop a tutoring plan are welcome to meet with a tutoring coordinator.
  • For more information, please visit or call The Hub's reception desk. 

Personalized Tutoring Plans

Personalized tutoring plans are available for students seeking additional help in mathematics and writing. Students who commit to a personalized tutoring plan meet with an Academic Coach regularly to discuss academic performance and ensure future tutoring appointments are scheduled. Visit the Hub's reception desk for information.

Contact Us

Monday - Thursday 10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Friday - Saturday 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Sunday - Closed

New Jersey City University
Guarini Library, First Floor, Rm 115A
2039 Kennedy Blvd.
Jersey City, N.J. 07305-1597

Telephone: 201-200-3513

John Blicharz, Director of Centralized Tutoring and Academic Support Programming
Holly Hensley, Coordintor of Tutoring Services
Elizabeth Vosk, Coordinator of Tutoring Assessment 
Ida Masa, Administrative Assistant

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