Betty B. Schantz Tutorial Center

Betty B. Schantz

Betty B. Schantz is a long-time supporter of her Alma Mater. In 2008 Betty designated development funds that she had raised for support of Tutorial Services. This support enabled Lock Haven University to establish the Betty B. Schantz Tutorial Center. This Betty B. Schantz Tutorial Center, which started in the former library at East Campus, is now located and thrives in the Stephanie A. Wollock Learning Commons in Stevenson Library.

Betty B. Schantz Biography Notes
  • Born 10/13/1929
  • Widowed (Kerlin); Three Children – Cynthia, Randall, Laurie
  • B.A. LHU 1959 magna cum laude, Elementary & Early Childhood
  • M.Ed. PSU 1960 Elementary Education
  • D.Ed. PSU 1963 Elementary Education & Child Development
  • 26 years at Temple University
  • Lock Haven University Foundation Board member for over 30 years
  • 2008 - designated development fund for Tutorial Services
  • 2002 Winner - Eberly Medal for Philanthropy & Volunteerism for support of Higher Education state-wide and nationwide
  • 2001 Campaign Chair - Touching Tomorrow Today Capital Campaign
  • 1996 Retired - LHU Assoc. Dean/College of Education & Human Services
  • 1975 Recognized & Awarded - LHU Distinguished Alumni

There are three ways to get tutoring at Tutorial Services:

  • Group peer tutoring
    • Scheduled one-hour session, as often as twice a week, ideally weekly. Click Get a Tutor.Tutorial Services
    • Discuss the class with a tutor and classmates in groups no larger than six.
    • Betty B. Schantz Tutorial Center, 2nd floor Stevenson Library

  • Math tutoring
    • Drop-in, one-on-one session with a Math major. For the schedule click Math Center .
    • Review concepts and work on problems – for any course where you have math
    • 409 Robinson

  • Writing tutoring
    • Drop-in, one-on-one session with an English major. For the schedule click Writing Center".
    • Discuss writing for any course, whatever stage of writing: concept, 1st draft, multiple drafts.
    • Betty B. Schantz Tutorial Center, 2nd floor Stevenson Library
    • Online tutoring also available, although face-to-face tutoring is encouraged


Psychology tutoring is also provided on a drop-in basis at 309 Robinson.