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:

Remote Tutoring during COVID-19

Biology: Living Systems (BETAs)

Dr. Todd:

Monday & Tuesday, 7:30-9:30 PM, Google Hangouts

Dr. Taub:

Tuesday, 7:30-8:30 PM, Zoom

Sunday, 7:30-8:30 PM, Zoom

Physics Tutoring

Monday, Wednesday & Friday, 10 AM - 12 PM, virtual office hours on Google Meet with Dr. Alexander.

For Dr. Shrestha’s office hours, contact her directly (

Fundamentals of Accounting Tutoring

Tuesday & Thursday, 7-8:30 PM, Google Hangouts 

Finance Tutoring 

Wednesday, 8:45-10:45 AM, Google Hangouts


Spring 2020

General Chemistry (SCI Guides - group problem solving) 

Monday-Thursday, 8-9 PM, Fondren-Jones Science Center (FJS) 402

Thursday, 11:30 AM-12:30 PM, Fondren-Jones Science Center (FJS) 360

General Chemistry (Tutors - one-on-one help) 

Monday, 5-6 PM, Fondren-Jones Science Center (FJS) 360

Wednesday, 5-7 PM, Fondren-Jones Science Center (FJS) 360

Friday, 11 AM-1 PM, Fondren-Jones Science Center (FJS) 360

Walk-ins welcome or message tutors on GroupMe app

For more information on tutoring, contact Megan Melo (

Organic Chemistry (SCI Guides)

Thursday & Sunday, 7-8 PM, Fondren-Jones Science Center (FJS) 204

Friday, 12:45-1:45 PM, Fondren-Jones Science Center (FJS) 204

Math and Computer Science Drop-In Tutoring

Monday-Wednesday, 7-9 PM, Fondren-Jones Science Center (FJS) 310

Thursday, 7-9 PM, hall gathering space near Fondren-Jones Science Center (FJS) 310, 308 & 309 

Kinesiology Tutoring

A&P II Review Session - contact Dr. Merritt for information (

Health and Fitness Concepts Review Session - contact Dr. Mikan for information (

Psychology (SCI Guides for Research Methods)

Sunday, 6 PM, Fondren-Jones Science Center (FJS) 203


Tuesday, 2-3 PM, Olin 125 (Amily Zhang)

Thursday, 4:30-6:30 PM, Olin 125 (Senyuan Jiang)

Friday, 12-1 PM, Bishops Lounge (Chinese Table)


Tuesday, 8:30-9 PM, Olin 125

Wednesday, 12:30-1:30 PM, Olin 125

Thursday, 5-6:30 PM, Olin 125

Tuesday, 12-1 PM, Bishops Lounge (French Table)


Monday, 5-7 PM

Monday & Wednesday, 12:30-1:30 PM, Olin 125

Tuesday & Thursday 12:45-1:45 PM, Olin 125


Monday & Wednesday, 7-9 PM, Olin 125

Wednesday, 12-1 PM, Bishops Lounge (Spanish Table)

Or via email:


Contact Kyla Gorman to set up individual tutoring (

Studio Art

Tutoring available from the Technical Assistants, Mr. Seth Daulton and Mr. Moses Tsai, in the Studio Art Department by appointment. 

Debby Ellis Writing Center

The Debby Ellis Writing Center is located in the Library (SLC) 111

Sunday, 3-9 PM

Monday - Thursday, 10 AM-9 PM (closed Mondays 12:30-1:30 PM for staff meetings)

Friday & Saturday, CLOSED

By appointment or walk-in. Click here for more info. Make sure to check out their videos and list of other useful services that they provide!


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


Don’t see the tutoring you are looking for please click here to let us know what services you need.


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).