Department Tutoring

Anthropology

See your professor during office hours or make an appointment.

Biology

Contact Jennifer Butler (x6483) for information or see your professor during office hours. your professor to arrange for a tutor.

Chemistry

  • CHEM 115: Sundays and Thursdays 7:00-9:00 p.m. in the Chemistry Hearth on the 3rd floor of Olin
  • CHEM 225, 226: Tuesdays 7:00-9:00 p.m. in the Chemistry Hearth on the 3rd floor of Olin

Students can ask the tutors for help with either the classroom or laboratory portions of the course.

Students should contact their instructors for more information about tutoring.

Computer Science

Talk to your professor. Advanced students work in the labs and faculty often schedule extra study sessions or workshops for students.

Economics

See your professor during office hours or make an appointment.

English

See your professor during office hours or make an appointment.

Environmental and Earth Sciences

See your professor during office hours or make an appointment.

Exercise Science

The Human Anatomy class provides volunteer tutors.

French

Monday 2-4 p.m. and 5-7 p.m., Tuesday 2-4 p.m., Wednesday 2-5 p.m. and Thursday 2-5 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. Sign up for a 20-minute appointment outside Pam Smith's door on the 2nd floor of Walton. You may stay longer if no one follows your appointment.

History

See your professor during office hours or make an appointment to discuss finding a peer tutor.

Mathematics

Monday, Wednesday, Thursday evenings from 6-8 p.m. in Collins 306. See the Math department home page for more information.

Music

See you professor during office hours or make and appointment to discuss finding a peer tutor.

Philosophy

Talk to your professor.

Physics

Sunday-Thursday evenings from 6-9 p.m. in Collins room 323. See the Physics home page for more information.

Politics

See your professor during office hours or make an appointment.

Psychology

See your professor during office hours or make an appointment.

Rhetoric

See your professor during office hours or make an appointment to discuss finding a peer tutor.

Russian

See you professor during office hours or make and appointment to discuss finding a peer tutor.

Sociology

See your professor during office hours or make an appointment.

Spanish

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday from 4-5:30 p.m. in the Bistro. Please sign up for an appointment on the 2nd floor of Walton across the hall from Pam Smith's office.

Other Tutoring Structures

  • Tutors are available through the Dean's Office: Smullin 108; 503-370-6285.
  • College Colloquium: Peer tutors function in each Colloquium section and receive academic credit. Contact Professor Catherine Collins at 503-370-6281.
  • Writing Center: Writing consultants take Composition Theory and Pedagogy and then are eligible to work in the Center for pay. 503-370-6276
  • Law School: Professor Sam Jacobson uses second year law students as tutors in first year legal writing; she received a FIPSE grant to create this program using students as tutors who had struggled with their own first year writing course. 503-370-6080
  • Greek Organizations Provide a variety of support through scholarship chairs.
  • Athletics study tables and academic monitoring of teams is available. Contact your coach.