Dream. Flourish. Succeed.
Laney College

Math Lab

Math Lab

Welcome to the Math Lab

Location: G Building, room G201

Telephone: 464-3448

Contact:  Nick Shaposhnikov, (nshaposhnikov@peralta.edu), Instructional Assistant

The Math Lab is administered by Denise Richardson, Dean of Academic and Student Affairs, Math and Sciences

Mission Statement

The Math Lab provides vital services to the Peralta community.  As a tutoring center, its main objectives are to assist students with mathematical concepts and provide a study environment, access to instructors, learning tools and work experience for student tutors.  As a self-paced classroom, the Math Lab’s main purposes are to provide a course section that is flexible in terms of pace and scheduling and to provide an open entry option for late starting students.

Fall 2015 Hours:

Monday – Thursday

10 AM – 7 PM


  • Tutoring on a drop-in basis for the students of all four Peralta colleges,
  • Computers for math related assignments
  • Math textbooks and calculators on loan
  • Enrollment in three math self-paced classes: Elementary & Intermediate  Algebra, and Technical Math
  • Proctoring exams/tests/quizzes for self-paced classes
  • Special accommodation for DSPS students to take math tests when possible
  • Learning environment for CalWorks & other students and reports of attendance