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Delaware County Community College, Serving Delaware and Chester Counties

Smarthinking Online Tutoring Services


Smarthinking is Delaware County Community College's online tutoring service available to students 24/7. It provides currently enrolled students in traditional, online and hybrid learning courses tutoring assistance anytime, anywhere.

With Smarthinking, you can:

  • Connect with an e-structor and interact with a live tutor
  • Submit your writing to the Online Writing Lab 
  • Submit a Question and receive a reply from a tutor 
  • Schedule an Appointment with a tutor

To access Smarthinking:

  • Log into delaGATE
  • Click the Apps button (upper right hand corner on a desktop, under the apps menu on mobile)
  • Click the online tutoring icon
Please be mindful that both online and face-to-face tutoring are meant to supplement in-class instruction. Tutors cannot write or rewrite student essays or answer questions from take-home exams. The College's Academic Honesty Policy applies to online and face-to-face tutoring.
Need help using Smarthinking? call 610-359-5146 or email
Are you a faculty member interested in having a classroom presentation? Please fill out the Smarthinking Class Presentation Form.