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FALL 2020 COURSE-BASED TUTORING SERVICES

  • APPOINTMENTS (ASTC)

    One-on-one & Small Group Tutoring
    with the Academic Success & Tutoring Center

     

    A list of courses that are supported by ASTC tutoring can be found HERE.  

    Overview: The ASTC provides undergraduate students with FREE one-on-one and small group tutoring appointments for various courses during the fall and spring semesters.

    What:  Peer tutoring for a variety of undergraduate courses. 

    When: Various times throughout the week. Please see the scheduling system for more information. 

    Opening Date: The schedule opens on Monday, August 31st. The first day of tutoring will be Tuesday, September 8th. *SEE BELOW FOR DETAILS

    Where: Although we typically offer in-person tutoring sessions, all tutoring will be conducted online during the fall 2020 semester. 

    Who: Stony Brook University students enrolled in the specific undergraduate course for which they are requesting tutoring. 

    Before using our tutoring services, please read our  Student Agreement Form.

    If you are seeking help with general academic success skills (time management, study skills, test taking strategies, etc.), please visit our  skill-based tutoring page. 

    If you are seeking help in writing,  schedule an appointment with a tutor at the  Writing Center.

    *PLEASE READ: 

    The schedule will open on Monday, August 31st at 9:30am. 
    From Monday, August 31st until Friday, September 4th at 4pm, you will only be able to see one week of availability. All appointments made will be converted into weekly appointments by the end of the week. You will be limited to 1 skill-based appointment and 3 course-based appointments per week. (Limit 1 appointment per course for the first week the schedule is open.)

    On Friday, September 4th at 4:45pm, you will be able to see the entire semester of availability and will be able to book one-time appointments. You will also no longer be limited to 1 appointment per course. 

     

  • DROP-IN (RTC)

    Drop-In Tutoring at the Residential Tutoring Centers 

    Overview: The Residential Tutoring Centers (RTC) is a service offered by the  Division of Campus Residences and the Academic Success and Tutoring Center to provide drop-in peer tutoring for select MAT, PHY, and CHE undergraduate courses. 

    What:  Drop-in tutoring for select MAT, PHY, & CHE courses

    When: Monday - Wednesday from 8pm - 10:45pm 

    Opening Date: Tuesday, September 8th

    Where: At the start of the semester, all evenings will be held online. By mid September, Wednesday will be in-person at the GLS/HDV Center. (Subject to change) Please continue to check the website for updates. 

    Who: All undergraduate students are welcome to use the services, regardless of residential status. 

    For more details and a list of courses supports by RTC drop-in tutoring, please click here

    PLEASE NOTE: This information is subject to change. Please check back. 

     

  • ONLINE (STAR-NY)

    STAR-NY Online Tutoring Service

    Overview: This program provides free online tutoring for a variety of subject areas through a consortium of SUNY colleges and universities that have joined together to share resources and expertise to better meet student needs for online tutoring.  

    What: Online tutoring for various subject areas 

    • Math: Pre-Algebra, Algebra, Pre-calculus, Calc I, Intro to Statistics (upper division courses are not supported)
    • Chemistry Introductory level & General Chemistry and Organic Chemistry
    • Biology Introductory level and Anatomy & Physiology
    • Physics Introductory level
    • Psychology Introductory level
    • Economics Introductory level, Macro, and Micro
    • Computer Science Introductory level
    • Nursing Introductory level
    • Accounting Any course below the 400 level

    When: Sunday - Thursday from 7pm - Midnight (last login is 11:30pm)

    Opening Date: Wednesday, August 26th

    Where:  http://www.starny.org/tutoring_schedule

    IMPORTANT TO NOTE: 

    Depending on the night and subject, your tutor may be from Stony Brook University or one of the other 20+ participating SUNY campuses. 

    Please be advised that Stony Brook students and alumni are encouraged to visit the campus Writing Center (Humanities 2009) which offers free personalized writing tutoring both online and in-person. Campus tutors are trained in writing instruction and work directly with faculty across the campus to better serve students at Stony Brook. For more information or to schedule appointments, please visit  http://www.stonybrook.edu/writingcenter/ .

Help! I can't find ASTC tutoring for my course!

All students are encouraged to attend professor and TA office hours for extra support. If there is an associated Learning Center, Help Room, or walk-in tutoring service, students are encouraged to attend those as well.

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