The Center for Learning Strategies (CLS) is a service of Rockford University offering academic support to members within our campus community and to the general public. Since being established in 1952, the Center has provided remedial and enrichment programs for more than 30,000 people from ages 4-72. The CLS emphasizes quality teaching with a strong commitment to aid each student in attaining academic potential while directing the student towards independent learning and improved personal achievement.

In addition to many programs and classes, the CLS offers tutoring services as well as test preparation courses for the ACT, GMAT, and GRE. Please contact the CLS for more information and current course offerings.

Department Information

Center for Learning Strategies (CLS)
Starr Science Center
5050 E. State Street
Rockford, IL 61108
fax: 815-394-3722

Jeanne Grey, Director, 


Elizabeth Bergstrom, Program Coordinator


Mon-Fri - 8:30 am to 5:00 pm