Different students have different needs, which is why learning should never been one-dimensional. The knowledgeable tutors at Sylvan Learning in Nanaimo can give your child the personalized learning experience he or she needs to achieve success in the classroom and beyond.


At Sylvan, we offer proven tutoring programs and much, much more. We offer everything from ACT and SAT test prep and university readiness to math skill programs and innovate STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) courses, so kids are kept engaged and motivated to accomplish their goals every step of the way. With impressive results to show for it, Sylvan knows how to effectively raise scores and bolster confidence.

Our Nanaimo programs include:

Personal Tutoring

Families choose Sylvan because we’re known for getting tangible results. In fact, Sylvan students can generally expect to achieve up to two to three times greater growth in their reading and math scores than non-Sylvan students. How do we achieve this? Through an effective combination of tailored teaching and hands-on technology, we deliver a learning experience that’s as unique as your child.

Our teachers are here to make sure your child is learning at exactly the right pace, skill level and style that’s best for him or her. This is how we help ensure your child progresses while staying inspired and engaged every step of the way.

Math, Algebra and Beyond

From addition and subtraction to advanced algebra, we have the program that’s right for your family and budget. Through interactive technology, hands-on exercises and fun puzzles, we leave frustration behind and make learning math a fun and exciting experience.

Our teachers know just what goes into teaching math in school these days. (Hurrah!) You can feel confident that what your child learns at Sylvan can help make a huge difference in the classroom and beyond.

STEM Programs

As the biggest provider of STEM classes in North America, Sylvan is leading the way to success. These interactive courses are designed to foster creativity and imagination while being big on fun!

Sylvan EDGE programs are the perfect way to get your child familiar with essential 21st-century STEM skills that can help equip him or her for success n the classroom and beyond. These fun and innovative programs include topics from math and science to robotics, coding and engineering.

Your son or daughter will have a great time interacting with our kid-friendly software and participating in hands-on games and activities that nurture collaboration and a love for all things STEM!

University Prep

With our university prep programs and ACT® and SAT® test prep courses, your teen can shake off those nerves and get ready to take on the university admissions process with confidence.

From developing advanced time management, problem solving and organization skills to learning how to write a great application essay, Sylvan is here to help your son or daughter prepare for the complexities of university and the working world. Get ready to watch your child’s confidence soar!

Real Results Start with Sylvan

If you’re thinking of hiring a tutor for your son or daughter, you want to be sure that what your child learns will make an impact in school. When it comes to personal tutoring in Nanaimo, Sylvan offers a full team of expert tutors and proven results, so you can choose us with confidence!

Sylvan students see up to two to three times more growth in their math and reading scores than their peers. From our expert tutors and personalized learning plans to our nearly 40 years of experience, we know exactly what it takes for students to succeed.

Start Your Journey and Save!

For a limited time, you can get started for just $95. It's an awesome way to not only pinpoint your child's strengths, but also start focusing on skill gaps that need to be addressed sooner rather than later. Call today or fill out our online form to request more information. You'll love watching your son or daughter's scores and confidence improve!