Reading Center

Through the Learning Center’s Reading Center, located in Garner Hall 113-1, Barry University undergraduate and graduate students are able to meet the demands of college-level reading by developing reading comprehension skills, improving reading fluency and building vocabulary. The Learning Center’s professional tutors work one-on-one with students to help them develop reading strategies and study techniques that can be applied to college-level texts. In addition, diagnostic assessments are used to design tutorial programs tailored to students’ needs.

One-hour tutoring sessions are available by appointment. To make an appointment, call 305-899-3687.

Provided Services

  • Reading Strategies Tutorial (6 weeks)
  • Reading Strategies Tutorial (12 weeks)
  • Study Skills Seminar (6 weeks)
  • Test-Taking Strategies (6 weeks)
  • Vocabulary Development Tutorial (12 weeks)
  • Individualized computer-based instruction
  • Diagnostic assessments
  • SI 010 Active Reading and Learning Strategies Class

Reading Center Summer 2020 Hours of Operations (May 18- August 6)

Tuesdays and Wednesdays 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Mondays, Thursdays, Fridays Closed
The Reading Center will be closed on May 25 and July 3.

For more information about the Learning Center’s Reading Center, please contact Dr. Olena Drozd at 305 899 4902 or To make an appointment, please contact the Main Office of the Learning Center at 305 899 3485.