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To get started ...

  • Sign in to and click "LSC-Online" tile.
  • Select "Online Tutoring" option" to access Brainfuse Tutor Match.
  • In the Tutor Match section, select a topic and subject from the dropdown list.
    • Tip: Want to meet with a writing consultant from The Write Place?
      • Select “English” from the topic dropdown list.
  • Click "Schedule" to request session date and time with a tutor.
    • Tip: You can request an appointment with any tutor, but if you would like to work with a LSC-Montgomery tutor, select a tutor that has the "MC" designation at the end of their name. For example: AdrianP.MC
  • ​Complete the request form and select "Request Session".
  • ​The notification will appear on your calendar after requesting an appointment.
    • Tip: Notice that your appointment has not yet been confirmed and the "Enter" button will appear after the tutor confirms the appointment.

Click the next tab to learn more about how to enter your appointment.

How to enter a confirmed appointment ...

  • To enter a confirmed tutoring session, sign-in to and click "LSC-Online", then click "Appointment" link (located under schedule) to open your "Calendar".
    • Tip: You can also select "My Calendar" from the "Student" drop-down menu. 
  • In the Calendar, find the session you want to begin and click "Enter" to open the session. 
    • Tip:  If the tutor is not in the session yet, you may see an error. Click "OK", which will take you back to your calendar. Wait a minute or so, then enter the session again.
  • ​You will see the Whiteboard when you enter the session.
    • Tip: A whiteboard is available on the screen; the whiteboard tools are in the gray toolbar at the bottom of the screen, and the audio connection and the chat window are on the right.
  • To use the chat window, type your message in the box at the bottom of the window; click "Enter" or click on the paper airplane icon to the right of the box to post your message.
  • To use audio, click on the phone icon or on the drop-down arrow at the top of the chat window to see your audio connection options. Select "My Computer" option, then click "OK". 
  • Submit an optional survey with feedback after your session.

To get started ...

  • Sign in to and click "LSC-Online" tile.
  • Select "Online Tutoring" option" to access Brainfuse Tutor Match.
  • In the Writing Lab section, select "submit paper" to start.
    • Tip: If you want an LSC tutor, select the Lone Star College Tutor review.
  • Start completing the form and specify if you have a specific citation format.
    • Tip: For example, MLA or APA.
  • Select three areas where you want the tutor to review.
  • In section 3, write the instruction you received for the written assignment
  • ​Attach the document you want to be reviewed and submit your work.
  • You should receive a response within one business day.
  • ​The notification that your work has been reviewed will appear in your inbox.
    • Tip: When you open the inbox, you will see the comments in the blue box.


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