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The Office of the Provost and Pitt IT have partnered to provide the Pitt community with better tools for tutoring and academic support in the Flex@Pitt model by contracting with TutorOcean to present a new platform for students, advisors, mentors, and instructors. 

Pitt TutorOcean provides an online learning space suitable for all types of subjects: math, writing, languages, computer programming, chemistry, and more.

Students can comfortably interact virtually with tutors, peers, advisors, and instructors in a uniquely equipped virtual learning space. A collaborative whiteboard allows both parties to work together on materials in real-time. Either party can share files before, during, and after the live session. All marked-up materials and whiteboards can be downloaded for reference.

Pitt TutorOcean should be experienced on a desktop or laptop computer using a Chrome or Firefox browser. Tablets and mobile devices are not currently supported.

Who can host a Pitt TutorOcean classroom? 

  • Tutors working in Pitt programs. 
  • ​Instructors interested in using Pitt TutorOcean for office hours and study sessions. 
  • Program administrators, mentors, or staff needing an online classroom to help students with academic content. 

Note: You must be invited to use the platform. To have a new classroom set up on Pitt TutorOcean, please contact the Technology Help Desk at hNote: You must be invited to use the platform. To have a new classroom set up on Pitt TutorOcean, please contact the Technology Help Desk at help@pitt.edu or 412-624-4357. 

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