If you need to cancel your appointment, you must cancel AT LEAST two (2) hours prior to the scheduled appointment start time. Please use the online scheduler found at the above link to cancel appointments.
What is FAU Tutoring Services?
FAU Tutoring Services, a CLASS program housed in General Class Room South, 2nd Floor, provides FREE group tutoring by peer tutors in content area courses. Peer tutors help improve performance in a difficult course by modeling effective study techniques and breaking down difficult concepts.
Who are our tutors?
Our peer tutors are successful students who have earned at least a A- in the courses they tutor, have been recommended by their professors, and have been trained in tutoring techniques through our tutor training program. Their goal is to help students review course content through the use of interactive learning strategies.
What kind of tutoring is available?
Students can schedule appointments, but pending availability drop-in sessions are offered each week for many courses. Frequently tutored courses include:
- Quantitative Methods
- Methods of Calculus
- Foreign Languages
Where and when is tutoring scheduled?
Tutoring sessions are scheduled online through the link provided above or by assistance through CLASS located in General Classroom South, 2nd floor, during our normal hours of business. Follow the on-screen directions through Tutortrac to log-in and view your customized listing of academic support.
What do I need for my tutoring sessions?
You will get the most out of tutoring if you prepare. To enable the tutor to best meet your needs, we recommend that you do the following:
- Complete all assigned reading and homework
- Prepare questions
- Bring the materials that you may need to the session including your syllabus and assignments, your text and note books, old quizzes or study guides, and a pen or pencil
Can I apply to be a peer tutor?
Join our team! FAU tutors are some of the finest students FAU has to offer. If you are interested in learning more about FAU Tutoring Services and being trained as a peer tutor, please complete the Tutor Application and submit it online. Applications are accepted every semester. Click HERE to be directed to the application.
For information regarding FAU Owl-to-Owl Volunteer Tutoring program and to apply as a volunteer tutor please click HERE.
For more information about FAU Tutoring Services, feel free to contact us at 561-297-0906.