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Tutoring Services for Science Courses

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Need help in a science course?  Below is a list of tutoring options available for science courses.

College of Science Instructional Nightly Enrichment (COSINE)

A evening science tutoring center available for any student who is taking a College of Science course. Tutoring services focus on 10000 and 20000-level foundational courses.

If you are interested in becoming a tutor, please email us for more information.


Women in Science (WISP) and Engineering Tutoring Program

All students are eligible to participate in tutoring (regardless of gender) in math, science, or engineering courses at the 10000 and 20000 level. Tutoring is provided by outstanding students in Science and Engineering.


Biology Help Room

The Biology Help Room, now located in LILY 1-407, is staffed by undergraduates who have been successful in the Biology Core coursework. Tutors are available to coach and mentor students in most first and second year “BIOL” courses. See the website for in-person hours, a list of courses supported, as well as instructions for accessing the Virtual Q&A.


Chemistry Resource Room

The Chemistry Resource Room, located in WTHR 117 (494-5310), has available tests and homework with cribs, lecture notes written by teaching assistants, auto-tutorial programs, chemistry textbooks available for student use, and tutoring. The Chemistry Resource Room is located in two large rooms with plenty of tables and space and is a great location to study chemistry. If you have a question, help is readily available. 


Math Resource Room (MRR)

Students in MA 15800, 16100, 16200, 16500, 16600, 16010, 16020 can get help with their coursework in the Math Help Rooms.


Physics Student Resources

The Physics Department Student Resources Web site contains a listing of help centers (tutors, locations, and hours of operation) for Physics 17200, 21400, 22000, 22100, 23300, 24100, 27200.  Please visit the Physics website for hours of operation.

Note: Individual courses will have their own help sessions.  Please check with your professor or check your syllabus for individual course help sessions.

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