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Science Tutoring Now Available Online

through the Science Learning Center

When making a SCIENCE tutoring appointment via the link below, be sure to select "Science Learning Center"
under the drop-down menu of centers.  For directions on making appointments,
click the step-by-step guide below.
 

Schedule your tutoring session with CLASS
today!

    Click here for a step-by-step guide on how to search for and make a tutoring appointment.

   Click here to make an appointment

 

  

HOW TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT:

 

CANCELLATION & NO-SHOW POLICY:

  • If you need to cancel your appointment, you must cancel AT LEAST one (1) hour prior to the scheduled appointment start time.  Please use link above and log back into your TutorTrac account to cancel appointments.    
  • If you cancel within 1 hour of the appointment time or do not show up to your appointment, you will receive a "No-Show" status on your profile.
  • 3 or more "No-Shows" within a semester will result in the system blocking you from making CLASS Tutoring appointments for the remainder of the semester.
  • 5 or more cancellations within a semester will result in the system blocking you from making CLASS Tutoring appointments for the remainder of the semester.

ALL tutoring via CLASS (inclusive of the CTL, SLC, OC2, and Get Wise) will observe the following holiday closures:

Monday, May 25, 2020:  Memorial Day

Friday, July 3, 2020:  Independence Day


Looking for Organic Chemistry 1 (CHM 2210) Tutoring?

CHM 2210 tutoring will take place in the Organic Chemistry 1 Center (OC2) in Physical Sciences (PS) building, Room 359 or in the Schmidt Family Complex for Academic and Athletic Excellence.  Please refer to the schedule for appointment/drop-in tutoring hours.

OC2  TUTORING FOR SUMMER 2020 WILL END FRIDAY, AUGUST 7, 2020

Click here to view the most up-to-date Organic Chemistry 1 Center Schedule.


Looking for Anatomy & Physiology Lab Tutoring?

All BSC 2085L and BSC 2086L tutoring will take place in the Science Learning Center (SLC) in the Science Learning Center (Located near the FAU Stadium on the first floor of the parking garage).  All tutoring at this location will be on a drop-in basis.

Click here to view the most up-to-date Science Learning Center Schedule.

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Oculus Rift Virtual Reality (VR) Station

Want to learn anatomy and physiology in an immersive, hands-on environment?  Come use the VR Station in the SLC!  Appointments can accommodate up to 3 students per hour, so invite your classmates to join you!  Appointments can be made online via the link below.

Step-by-step guide on how to search for and make an appointment for the VR Station

Click here to make an appointment for the Virtual Reality Station!


Success Skills Tutoring

Need help with building the skills to help you be successful in your classes?  Our Success Skills Tutors can assist you in fine-tuning your skills in time management, test-taking strategies, and/or study skills! 

Click here to learn more!


Looking for more evening tutoring hours? 

Check out the Get Wise centers in the residential halls--which is open to all FAU students!  Walk-in tutoring for various courses is available in the evenings from Monday through Thursday.  Visit the website for more information:

Get Wise Centers


  Looking for math or writing assistance?  Click on the respective link:

Math Learning Center

University Center for Excellence in Writing

What is CLASS Tutoring Services?

CLASS Tutoring Services, a program housed in the Center for Learning And Student Success (CLASS) which is located on the 2nd floor of General Classroom South (GS), provides FREE small 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 effective tutoring techniques through our intensive, CRLA Level 1 and 2 certified tutor training program.  Their goal is to help students review course content through the use of interactive learning strategies and to help students learn study strategies that will aid in their success in their future classes as well. 

What kind of tutoring is available?

CLASS Tutoring is offered as small group sessions and are appointment-based.  Frequently supported courses include:

  • Quantitative Methods
  • Accounting
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Physics
  • Psychology
  • Engineering
  • Economics
  • Foreign Languages
  • And many more!

Where and when is tutoring scheduled?

Most of our tutoring is appointment-based and will fill up quickly, so it is best to go to TutorTrac, our online tutoring appointment software, to view available times, book your appointment(s), and reserve your spot in advance.  Science tutoring sessions are held in the Schmidt Family Complex for Academic And Athletic Excellence and non-science tutoring session are held in the Center for Teaching & Learning (CTL) in General Classroom South (GS) on the 2nd floor. 

Ready to make an appointment?  Click here to use our Step-by-Step Guide to walk you through searching for and making appointments.

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 which may include your syllabus, textbook, notes, study guides, a writing utensil and/or a laptop/tablet

Can I apply to be a peer tutor?

Join our team!  FAU's CLASS tutors are some of the finest students FAU has to offer.  If you are interested in learning more about the CLASS Tutoring program 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.

Interested in becoming a volunteer tutor?  Click here to learn more about the FAU Owl-to-Owl Volunteer Tutoring program and to apply as a volunteer tutor.


For more information about CLASS Tutoring Services, feel free to contact us at 561-297-0906.



 Last Modified 6/18/20