Natural Science Tutoring

Drop-in tutoring is available on a weekly basis for select natural science courses during the fall, spring and summer semesters. 

What tutoring is available?

Tutoring for natural science courses is available for drop-in sessions for the following courses:

Biology 

  • BIOL 120, 191
  • BIOL 200, 202, 208, 221
  • BIOL 309

Chemistry

  • All 100 level CHEM courses
  • CHEM 210
  • CHEM 310, 330, 331, 332, 345, 351

GEOL

GEOL121

Physics

  • PHYS 202, 211, 212, 241, 242

Where and when is tutoring offered?

Fall 2019 drop-in TUTORING Schedule

All sessions below take place in Smith Hall, Rm 538

COURSE Drop-in schedule

BIOL 120, 191, 200

Mondays:  8 a.m. - 9:30 a.m., 11:00 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Tuesdays: 10 a.m. - 12:30 p.m., 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.

Wednesdays: 8 a.m. - 9:30 a.m., 11 a.m. -  12 p.m., 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.

Thursdays:  10 a.m. - 12:30 p.m., 1 p.m. - 6 p.m.

BIOL 202

Mondays:  8 a.m. - 9:30 a.m., 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.

Wednesdays:  8 a.m. - 9:30 a.m., 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.

Thursdays:  1 p.m. - 3 p.m.

BIOL 208

Mondays:  8 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.

Wednesdays:  8 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.

BIOL 221

Tuesdays: 10 a.m. -  12:30 p.m.

Thursdays: 10 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

BIOL 309

Mondays:  8 a.m. - 9:30 a.m., 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Tuesdays:  1 p.m. - 3 p.m.

Wednesdays:  8 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.

Thursdays: 3 p.m. - 6 p.m.

CHEM 121, 131, 132

Mondays: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Tuesdays: 9 a.m. - 12 p.m., 12:30 p.m. - 6 p.m.

Wednesdays: 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Thursdays: 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.

CHEM210

Mondays:  9 a.m. - 1 p.m

Tuesdays:  9 a.m. 12 p.m., 1 p.m - 6 p.m.

Wednesdays: 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Thursdays:  9 a.m. - 12 p.m.

CHEM 330, 331, 332

 

 

Mondays: 8 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Tuesdays: 9 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. , 1 p.m. - 3 p.m., 4 p.m. - 6 p.m.

Wednesdays: 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Thursdays: 9 a.m. - 12:30 p.m., 3 p.m. - 6 p.m.

CHEM345

Mondays:  8 a.m. - 10 a.m.

Tuesdays:  9 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Wednesdays:  8 a.m. - 10 a.m., 4 p.m. - 6 p.m.

Thursdays:  9 a.m. - 12 p.m.

CHEM351

Tuesdays:  10 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Thursdays:  10 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

GEOL121

Mondays:  8 a.m. - 10 a.m., 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.

Wednesdays:  8 a.m. - 10 a.m.

PHYS 202, 211

Mondays: 8 a.m. - 10 a.m. 11 a.m. - 1 p.m., 2:30 pm - 4 p.m.

Tuesdays:  10 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Wednesdays:  8 a.m. - 10 a.m. 11 a.m. - 1 p.m, 4 p.m. - 6 p.m.

Thursdays:  10 a. m. - 12 p.m.

PHYS 212

Mondays: 11 a.m. - 1 p.m., 2:30 p.m. - 4 p.m.

Tuesdays:  10 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Wednesdays:  11 a.m. - 1 p.m

Thursdays:  10 a. m. - 12 p.m.

PHYS 241, 242

Mondays: 2:30 p.m. - 4 p.m.

Tuesdays:  10 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Wednesdays:  11 a.m. - 1 p.m

Thursdays:  10 a. m. - 12 p.m.

STEM Tutoring in SM304 

COURSE DROP-IN SCHEDULE

BIOL, 120, 191, 200

Thursdays 4 p.m. - 6 p.m.

CHEM, 121, 131, 132, 330, 331, 332

Thursdays 4 p.m. - 6 p.m.

 

View PDF for fall 2019 drop-in tutoring schedule here

Tutoring Instructions

Come prepared to the session with notes, questions and other course materials to maximize your time with your tutor.

Don't forget to bring your OneCard to use for signing-in and out of your session.

Tutoring Policies

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TUTORING TIPS 

Come prepared. 

Compile a list of questions and bring all relevant course materials (e.g., class notes, textbook(s), returned tests or quizzes, etc.) to your session. Tutoring sessions can be canceled if you arrive unprepared. 

Get to know your tutor's role.

All peer tutors are recommended by TU faculty members and their job is to assist you in understanding significant course concepts, develop problem-solving strategies and suggest study techniques. Tutors will not complete or assist with specific homework, project, writing and/or research assignments. Tutors may not be able to answer all questions. 

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