COVID-19 Update

Our operational status

The Murphy Learning Center will remain open in a virtual capacity, using WebEx. Students will be able to drop into a tutoring session as they would usually do in the MLC. The Writing Center and Public Speaking Center will work virtually mostly on an appointment basis appointments, as they usually do, but will also offer drop-in via WebEx too.

For more information: UWL's COVID-19 info hub

The MLC is open for tutoring this fall!

Most tutoring sessions will be via Collaborate Ultra and can be accessed via the MLC course inside Canvas. To access the course, follow the link below. You will also need to sign into Canvas.

There will also be a limited amount of face to face tutoring that is appointment only. Check the individual subject areas in the MLC Canvas course. The Writing Center and Public Speaking Center are both offering tutoring via appointment, as they always have done, both online and in person in the MLC. If you have any questions, please email

Do you want to improve your grades? We are here to help!

The Murphy Learning Center is a place where all UW-La Crosse students can receive free tutoring services in a variety of courses.  The Murphy Learning Center is located in 251 Murphy Library.  Hours vary depending on the subject.  Check out the individual course links for more information. 


The mission of the Murphy Learning Center is to foster an inclusive environment where academic learning flourishes.


The Murphy Learning Center is dedicated to developing and maintaining high quality education by:

  • providing tutoring services that address the needs of our diverse student population
  • creating a welcoming, safe environment where all can learn
  • encouraging a variety of learning strategies
  • empowering students to achieve their highest potential both in and outside of the classroom
  • elevating students' confidence
  • cooperating with faculty and staff to meet student needs




For general questions and comments regarding the Murphy Learning Center, contact