Smarthinking Online Tutoring

Smarthinking is an online tutoring service provided to Vance-Granville Community College students. It provides free Web-based academic support for all VGCC students. 

Tutoring assistance is provided 24 hours a day, seven days per week. Subject areas include: 
Mathematics, English, Business, Spanish, Science, and Nursing. 

For the full list of subjects and schedules, go to

With Smarthinkng Online Tutoring, you can

Connect With a Tutor and interact live.
Submit Your Writing for any class to the Online Writing Lab.
Submit a Question and receive a reply from a tutor.

To receive Smarthinking Online Tutoring

1.) Log-in to Moodle
2.) Select “My Courses” and go to any available course.
3.) On the Moodle class homepage, you should see the following link under “Resource Area”:
4.) Click “Smarthinking Online Tutoring Service” immediately to the right of the green puzzle piece.
5.) If a pop-up blocker message comes up, click the link that says“ Click here to Continue”.
6.) You now have access to SMARTHINKING!

Please see the attached student handbook to help you get started.  If you have any questions, please call the Academic Skills Center at (252) 738-3326. Remember, we are here to help you succeed!

Smarthinking Student Handbook