Even late at night and over the weekend, all Germanna students have access to online tutoring via Brainfuse.

Brainfuse features:

  • Chat with a tutor during Live Help.
  • Have your writing reviewed by a tutor in the Writing Lab.
  • Meet with a live tutor during a scheduled online tutoring session.
  • Send a tutor an academic query via Send a Question.
  • Use the Academic Tools for help whenever you need it.

How to Get Started with Brainfuse:

Brainfuse User Guides

How to Log in to Brainfuse:

Brainfuse Available Tutoring Time 

Students are provided 300 minutes of online tutoring each semester. Within your Brainfuse account, the balance of your minutes will appear in the “Live Help” section next to the “Connect” button. If you need additional time, please contact the Academic Center for Excellence at ACE@germanna.edu.

Pop-up Blockers & Cookies

Make sure you disable pop-up blockers and allow cookies on your web browser; Brainfuse requires both of these to work properly.

Brainfuse Support

Contact Brainfuse to connect with experts who love to teach.

Visit Brainfuse Email Brainfuse (866) 272-4638

Contact Us

Academic Center for Excellence



  • Monday - Thursday: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.


  • Monday - Thursday: 8 a.m. - 7 p.m.
  • Friday: 8 a.m. - 12 p.m.


Fredericksburg Area Campus
SP1, room 208

Locust Grove Campus
Slaughter Building, room 208

Barbara J. Fried Center, Stafford
Room 132

ACE Online

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