Other tutoring Options
If you do not see your subject or course listed on this page or under our courses, please contact your instructor and department for assistance in locating a possible private tutor or peer.
Free tutoring is offered by Tau Beta Pi, the National Engineering Honor Society. Tutoring is provided on a limited basis (one hour a week) to USC engineering students. To set up an appointment with a tutor, please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
FOREIGN LANGUAGE TUTORING
Ted W. Mimms Foreign Language Learning Center, located in Humanities Classroom Building Room 101, provides a variety of materials such as CDs, audio and video recordings, and computer technology to assist students in their foreign language studies and instruction at the University of South Carolina. For more information, call (803) 777-2083.
Located in Humanities Classroom Building Room 208. No appointment necessary, just stop by!
Located in Humanities Classroom Building Room 414. No appointment necessary, just stop in!
The Math Lab is staffed with undergraduate and graduate tutors to assist you with your 100-level math courses. No appointment necessary, just stop by! Located in LeConte 105, Bates House, Columbia Hall, and Sims. Visit the Math Lab web site for hours. For information on private math tutoring visit: http://www.math.sc.edu/mathlab/private
The Logic Lab, located in Humanities Classroom 401, is equipped with computers and is staffed by faculty ready to assist students with questions. Call (803) 777-1610 for specific times and dates of operation.
The CAPA Room is located in the Jones Physical Science building, room 208. Faculty and graduate students are on hand to assist students with their homework. If a student's session time does not work for them, they may attend another session time. All session times are posted on the room door. View private Physics tutors
The Statistics Help Center provides free tutoring for students seeking assistance with Statistics 110 and 201. It is located in LeConte room 215a. The Help Center accepts drop-ins only.
Supplemental Instruction is a learning enhancement program that consists of a series of weekly review sessions for students enrolled in historically difficult courses (e.g. Biology 101, Chemistry 111, History 111, Math 141). Sessions are open to all students who want to improve their understanding of the course material, as well as their grades. Attendance is voluntary. SI offers students a chance to get together with classmates to compare notes, discuss important concepts, and develop strategies for studying. Visit the SI web site to find out what courses offer supplemental instruction and locations/times of sessions.
The Writing Center, located in Humanities Classroom Building Room 014, helps students with various stages of the writing process, including: brainstorming ideas for papers; formulating theses; organizing ideas; structuring arguments; identifying recurring mistakes in standard punctuation, grammar, and usage; and revising drafts. Appointments are recommended. Satellite locations are in the Bates House, Columbia Hall and Sims ACEs, as well as the Thomas Cooper Library. For more information or to schedule an appointment, please call (803) 777-2078.
GENERAL STUDY SKILLS
University Housing's Academic Centers for Excellence (ACE) enhance students' academic success through academic success coaching (e.g., time management, test preparation), after-hours Writing Center consultations, math tutoring, and online tools such as the Learning and Study Strategies Inventory (LASSI). ACE services are located in Bates House, Columbia Hall, Sims, and the Thomas Cooper Library. These free resources and services offered by ACE are available to all the University of South Carolina students. Visit the web site for more information.
The website provides excellent resources on the GRE, GMAT, LSAT, SAT, and ACT. Test preparation includes various instructional sessions, courses, and programs for each of the tests. Additional links for test websites are provided online.