Every child’s needs are different, so learning should never be one-size-fits-all! The expert tutors at Sylvan Learning Centers in Waterloo offer tailored learning experiences that help children succeed in school and beyond.


Families trust us for our proven tutoring programs and so much more. Whether your child needs help mastering tricky math concepts or guidance with test, college and career prep, we can help him or her achieve greater success — all while having fun at every stage of the journey! With results to show for it, we understand just what it takes to raise scores and confidence.

Our Waterloo programs include:

Personal Tutoring

Families turn to Sylvan because we get great results. In fact, when compared to non-Sylvan students, our students typically see up to two to three times greater improvement in their math and reading scores. What’s our recipe for success? We unite hands-on technology with personal learning to create an experience that’s engaging, inspiring and a whole lot of fun!

Our talented tutors will work with your child to ensure the learning process is at the right pace and skill level for him or her. You can feel good knowing your child will stay engaged and inspired each step of the way.

Math, Algebra and Beyond

From addition and subtraction to algebra and trigonometry, we have the right program for your family’s needs and budget. We use engaging technology, interactive exercises and brain-boosting activities to make learning math fun and challenging, but never frustrating.

Our instructors know just how math is taught in school these days. (Thank goodness!) You can feel good knowing that what we teach at Sylvan can lead to greater results in the classroom — and beyond.

STEM Programs

As the biggest provider of STEM classes in North America, Sylvan is leading the way to success. Our classes nurture creativity, imagination and big-time fun!

Through Sylvan EDGE programs, your child can get to grips with crucial 21st-centuy STEM skills that can help pave the way for greater success in school and even in high-demand careers. Our cutting-edge programs include robotics, coding, science, engineering and math.

We make learning STEM skills fun and interactive through kid-friendly software and collaborative projects and games.

College Prep

Our ACT® and SAT® test prep programs and college prep courses can help your teen say goodbye to jitters and bring on the college admissions process with confidence.

From writing an effective application essay to mastering advanced study skills, we can help your son or daughter successfully prepare for the challenges of college and future careers. The path to a successful future starts here!

Sylvan Has a Proven Track Record of Success

Let’s face it: if you’re going to hire a tutor, you want to know you’re making a difference in the classroom. When it comes to personal tutoring in Waterloo, Sylvan has a proven track record of delivering results.

In fact, our students see up to two to three times more growth in their reading and math scores than their peers. With knowledgeable and friendly tutors, personalized learning and over 35 years of experience, we can help your child grow and soar.

Start Today and Save!

Boost scores and confidence with Sylvan! For a limited time, you can get started for just $95*. Contact us now to begin.