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STEM Success Center

About the STEM Center

 If you're studying science, technology, engineering, math, accounting or economics, we have knowledgeable tutors who can help.  All services in the STEM Center are free. 

Study Lab Areas and Hours

The center is divided into 6 areas of study, referred to as "STEM Center Labs".

See what's offered and hours for each


Using the STEM Center Foundations Lab

Please follow the following steps when visiting the STEM Center Foundations Lab (Room 4201). 

  1. Log In When You Arrive.
  2. Simply raise your hand to request help.
  3. Remember to LOG OUT when you leave.

Using the STEM Center Main Lab

Please follow the following steps when visiting the STEM Center Main Lab (Room 4213).. 

  1. Log In When You Arrive
    1. Log in and out by typing your Campus-wide ID (CWID) number on the terminals at the main entrance near the student worker’s desk. If you don’t have a PSME (Physical Sciences, Math, Engineering) major, please sign in on the clipboard on the main desk.
    2. Click on Study/Tutoring. 
    3. Please remember to LOG OUT when you leave.
  2. Request a Tutor
    1. To get help with astronomy, mathematics, physics, chemistry, engineering and biology, request a tutoring session.
      1. Go to the Tutor Request terminal 
      2. Type in your CWID (Student ID)
      3. Enter your field of study
      4. Return to your seat and wait for the next available staff member to call your name and assist you.
  3. Note: Tutoring in the Foundations Lab and Computer Science Lab is by drop-in session.

Use of Equipment and Supplies

Scratch Paper: There is scratch paper on each table.  Please recycle all used scratch paper, and put them in the boxes by the front door.

Computers: Students can use the center's computers to solve problems in their homework assignments.  The computers are loaded with Excel, Minitab, Word, Mathematica, Graphical Analysis, Self-Paced Math Tutorial, and Geometer's Sketchpad software applications and various other software. 

Printing: Speak to the STEM Center Room 4213 Front Desk on how to get your userID and password to log in and print (for free)  from a STEM Center computer in Rooms 4213 and 4215. When you sign in and sign out (both are required), you will be allocated 5 free pages per day, accumulative up to 20 pages.

Copier: Students can copy 5 pages per day at the cost of 10 cents each page. 




STEM Center

2019/Summer Schedule

STEM Center Main Lab (Rm 4213) &

STEM Center Foundations Lab (Rm 4202)

Jul/01/Mon - Aug/09/Fri

Mon - Thu :         11am - 4pm

Fri - Sat - Sun :  CLOSED

Jul/04 Holiday : CLOSED


Science Learning Institute

2019/Summer  Camp Schedule


The Foothill College Science Learning Institure is offering Summer Camps for Middle School and High School students. 

For information and schedule see:


2019/Summer  Bridge Math Program

Boost your Math confidence and improve your Math skills thru the Foothill College Summer Math Bridge Program. 

For information and schedule see: 


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STEM Success Center


Building 4200, Room 4213