Academic Success


If you are having difficulty in class, don’t hesitate to ask for help. Students from all departments are encouraged to talk to their professors if they are in need of assistance. Seek help by talking to your professors during their office hours or by appointment.


The following departments also have FREE tutoring available:

Fall 2020 


Monday: 3:00-4:00 PM
Tuesday: 8:00-9:00 PM
Wednesday: 1:00-2:00 PM, 7:00-9:00 PM
Thursday: 8:00-9:00 PM

Appointments can be made with Bailey Barlow via Debby Ellis Writing Center Online


Tutor Name: Payton Dougan
Mondays and Wednesdays from 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Google Meet link:

Tutor Name: Michael Gervasi
Tuesdays and Thursdays from 2:30 - 3:30 PM
Google Meet link:


Tutor Name: Emilie Perron
Mondays 1:00 - 2:00 PM
RingCentral Meeting link:

Tutor Name: Dean
Tuesdays 12:00 - 1:00 PM
RingCentral Meeting link:

Tutor Name: Yasmin
Thursdays 4:00 - 5:00 PM 
RingCentral Meeting link:

Computer Science and Mathematics

Class  Instructor Tutor Tutor Contact
Applied Multivariate Calculus I Noelle Sawyer Jesse Stovall

Applied Multivariate Calculus I Alison Marr Jake Casazza

Calculus I Fumiko Futamura Amey Duarte

Intro to Statistics Alison Marr Benjamin Capps

Intro to Statistics Saffia Chettih

Arturo Jimenez

Rencyk Robertson

Intro to Statistics Therese Shelton

Emmett Griffin-Baldwin

Intro to Statistics John Ross

Emmett Griffin-Baldwin

Jillian Reese

Computer Science I Pedro Diaz-Gomez East Rivers

Computer Science II Jacob Schrum Alyssa Gilbert

Please contact the tutor for each class for availability.


For Living Systems Sections 01-04, students are required to attend and participate in Fridays BETA sessions. Fun Fridays are reserved for review and enrichment activities, led by your peer mentors-the Biology Education Teaching Assistants (BETAs). These virtual sessions are held from 9:30-10:45 (sections 01/02) and 11-12:15 (sections 03/04) on RingCentral. The link can be found on your course Moodle site.   

Economics and Business

Fundamentals of Accounting Tutoring
Tutor Name: Thuymi Phung
Mondays and Wednesdays 7:00 - 9:00 PM 
Please email Thuymi to set up appointments (via Google Meet):

Finance Tutoring
Tutor Name: Benjamin (Ben) Ludwig
Mondays and Wednesdays 4:30 - 6:00 PM
Google Meet link:

Principles of Economics
Tutor Name: Nathan Garcia
Thursdays from 6:30 - 8:30 PM and Fridays from 2:00 - 4:00 PM
RingCentral Meeting link:


General Chemistry 
Tutor Names: Sara Ahmed, Kristie Cheng, Caleb Findley, Jillian Reese, Samuel Dawson, Meeshti Shethia
Monday - Wednesday 6:15 - 7:15 PM
Thursday 6:15 - 7:00 PM
Zoom link: (passcode: tutor)

Organic Chemistry - SciGuides
SciGuides Names: Natalie Gierat, Sean Calvert, Julianna Mouat, Lou Leman, Neha Momin
Thursday 7:00 - 8:00 PM
Friday 12:30 - 1:30 PM
Sunday 7:00 - 8:00 PM
Zoom link:


Anatomy and Physiology I
Instructor: Jennifer Stokes
Tutors: Erica Robuck ( and Corban Ruiz (


Tutor Name: Tayvin Otti
Monday 5:30 - 7:30 PM

Tutor Name: Audrey Colegrove
Tuesday 5:00 - 7:00 PM
Thursday 5:00 - 7:00 PM


Inquiry Based Research Methods-SciGuides
SciGuide Names: Brooke Frohock and Shannon Odell
Monday 6:00 - 7:00 PM
SciGuide Name: Emma Frey 
Sunday 7:00 - 8:00 PM
Sessions held through Google Meet. SciGuide will email the link. 

For all other courses and departments, see your professor during office hours or reach out via email.


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In addition to the FREE departmental tutoring outlined above, the Center for Career and Professional Development (CCPD) has  compiled a list of Southwestern University students who would like to be hired as tutors.  For more information contact CCPD at or stop by to get information (Prothro 140).