Black Student Success Network (BSSN)

While the college remains closed to ensure the health and safety of our community during COVID-19, the Tutoring and Learning Centres will be closed until further notice. 

In the meantime, the TLC has moved all of services online.   

The TLC continues to offer individual online tutoring in the following areas:

  • English (academic language and writing in support of all courses)
  • ESL (English as a Second Language)
  • Math
  • Accounting

Live support chat is available at: (chat support hours Monday to Friday: 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.)


Leave a voicemail for TLC at the following number and they’ll call you back: 416-415-5000 ext. 4053 

Visit TLC website for more info

Connecting black students and allies at George Brown College

The Black Student Success Network (BSSN) is a community of black students, faculty and staff dedicated to encouraging the success of black students at George Brown and beyond. BSSN provides a safe space in which to meet, share, socialize and learn from black community members and allies.


Get involved today

It’s easy to join the BSSN. Come to an event and join the network in person or send us an email at

Drop-in activities


Don’t understand an assignment? Need help writing an essay? We can help. Drop in to our free tutoring sessions. No sign up required.


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Let's Talk

A weekly session that provides a safe space to share your experiences or vent about challenges you face.

When – Wednesdays, 3:00pm-6:00pm.
Where – 200 King St. E., St. James Campus, Room B155 Career Centre, Workshop room 1

Specialized Services & Events


Talk to black identified GBC professionals who can help you navigate the transition from school to work.

Email us to find out about our upcoming mentoring meetings.

Special Events

For updates, visit the GBC App on featured events or Email us for more details.

We run a number of annual social events including an Appreciation Gala, a Black History Month Fashion Show, a Spoken-word showcase, our Summer Fun Fair and more.