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LRC Tutoring


The LRC offers tutoring in most first- and second-level classes.  We offer tutoring in three locations: the Math Lab, The Writing Center and the Tutorial Center for appointment tutoring.

We tutor all written papers through the Writing Center. Please visit them for any paper in any subject.

 

Our most commonly tutored subjects are listed below. Please click on the subject for more information.

If your subject is not listed, please fill out the enrollment form to see if we can still tutor it. As long as it's a 100 or 200 level class, we will try to find a tutor.


Arabic
We tutor Arabic 101, Arabic 102, and Arabic 201 by appointment. Each appointment will be for an 50 minutes once a week, with a small group of other students taking the same course. To sign-up for Arabic tutoring, fill out our enrollment form
Biology
We tutor Biol 100, Biol 141, Biol 142, Biol 275, Biol 302, and Biol 303 by appointment. Each appointment will be for an 50 minutes once a week, with a small group of other students taking the same course. To sign-up for Biology tutoring, fill out our enrollment form

The Biology Department also has Biology tutoring, visit them at Biology Tutorial Center
Chemistry
We tutor Chem 101, Chem 102, Chem 300, Chem 351, and Chem 352 in the Math Lab on a walk-in basis for quick questions. Please click on the course to see the hours that tutoring is offered.

We tutor more in-depth the concepts of Chem 100, Chem 101, Chem 102, Chem 123, Chem 124, Chem 351, Chem 352 by appointment. Each appointment will be for an 50 minutes once a week, with a small group of other students taking the same course. To sign-up for Chemistry tutoring, fill out our enrollment form

The Chemistry Department also has Chemistry tutoring. Visit them at The Chem Tutorial Center
Chinese
We tutor Chinese 101, Chinese 102, and Chinese 201 by appointment. Each appointment will be for an 50 minutes once a week, with a small group of other students taking the same course. To sign-up for Chinese tutoring, fill out our enrollment form
Computer Science
We tutor CMSC 104, CMSC 201, CMSC 202, and CMSC 203 by appointment. Each appointment will be for an 50 minutes once a week, with a small group of other students taking the same course. To sign-up for CMSC tutoring, fill out our enrollment form

The Computer Science Department also has CMSC tutoring, visit them at Computer Science Help Center
ESL Tutoring or LRC 115 Tutoring
We work with Graduate Students who need to strengthen their English and Presentation skills by appointment. Each appointment will be for an 50 minutes once a week. To sign-up for ESL tutoring, fill out our enrollment form

If you are an ELI student, and are looking for a conversation partner to just practice your english in a social setting, you can sign up through the English Language Institute Conversation Partner Program
Economics
We tutor Econ 101, Econ 102, Econ 121, and Econ 122 by appointment. Each appointment will be for an 50 minutes once a week, with a small group of other students taking the same course. To sign-up for Economics tutoring, fill out our enrollment form
Engineering
We tutor ENES 101, and ENCH 215 in the Math Lab on a walk-in basis for quick questions. Please click on the course to see the hours that tutoring is offered.

We tutor more in-depth the concepts of ENES 101, ENME 110, ENCH 215, and others as long as they are still at the 100 or 200-level by appointment. Each appointment will be for an 50 minutes once a week, with a small group of other students taking the same course. To sign-up for Engineering tutoring, fill out our enrollment form
French
We tutor French 101, French 102, French 103, French 201, and French 202 by appointment. Each appointment will be for an 50 minutes once a week, with a small group of other students taking the same course. To sign-up for French tutoring, fill out our enrollment form
Geography and Environmental Systems (GES)
We tutor GES 102, GES 110, and GES 120 by appointment. Each appointment will be for an 50 minutes once a week, with a small group of other students taking the same course. To sign-up for GES tutoring, fill out our enrollment form
German
We tutor German 101, German 102, German 201, and German 202 by appointment. Each appointment will be for an 50 minutes once a week, with a small group of other students taking the same course. To sign-up for German tutoring, fill out our enrollment form
Greek
We tutor Greek 101, Greek 102, and Greek 201 by appointment. Each appointment will be for an 50 minutes once a week, with a small group of other students taking the same course. To sign-up for Greek tutoring, fill out our enrollment form
Hindi
We tutor Hindi 101 by appointment. Each appointment will be for an 50 minutes once a week, with a small group of other students taking the same course. To sign-up for Hindi tutoring, fill out our enrollment form
Information Systems (IS)
We tutor IS 101, IS 147, IS 202, and IS 247 by appointment. Each appointment will be for an 50 minutes once a week, with a small group of other students taking the same course. To sign-up for IS tutoring, fill out our enrollment form
Japanese
We tutor Japanese 101, Japanese 102, and Japanese 201 by appointment. Each appointment will be for an 50 minutes once a week, with a small group of other students taking the same course. To sign-up for Japanese tutoring, fill out our enrollment form
Latin
We tutor Latin 101, Latin 102, and Latin 201 by appointment. Each appointment will be for an 50 minutes once a week, with a small group of other students taking the same course. To sign-up for Latin tutoring, fill out our enrollment form
Math
We tutor Math 100, Math 106, Math 131, Math 150, Math 151, Math 152, Math 155, Math 215, Math 221, Math 225, Math 251, and Math 301 on a walk-in basis in the Math Lab, located in the first floor of the library in the RLC. Please click on the course to see the hours that tutoring is offered.

The Math Department offers math review and strengthening at the Math Gym
Philosophy
We tutor Phil 100, Phil 146, Phil 150, and Phil 152 by appointment. Each appointment will be for an 50 minutes once a week, with a small group of other students taking the same course. To sign-up for Philosophy tutoring, fill out our enrollment form
Physics
We tutor Physics 111, Physics 112, Phys 121, and Phys 122 in the Math Lab on a walk-in basis for quick questions. Please click on the course to see the hours that tutoring is offered.

We tutor more in-depth the concepts of Phys 111, Phys 112, Phys 121, and Phys 122 by appointment. Each appointment will be for an 50 minutes once a week, with a small group of other students taking the same course. To sign-up for Physics tutoring, fill out our enrollment form

The Physics Department also has Physics tutoring. Visit them at The Physics Tutorial Center
Political Science
We tutor Poli 100, Poli 200, Poli 210, and others as long as they are still at the 100 or 200-level by appointment. Each appointment will be for an 50 minutes once a week, with a small group of other students taking the same course. To sign-up for Political Science tutoring, fill out our enrollment form
Psychology
We tutor Psyc 100, Psyc 200, Psyc 210, and Psyc 285 by appointment. Each appointment will be for an 50 minutes once a week, with a small group of other students taking the same course. To sign-up for Psychology tutoring, fill out our enrollment form
Russian
We tutor Russian 101, Russian 102, and Russian 201 by appointment. Each appointment will be for an 50 minutes once a week, with a small group of other students taking the same course. To sign-up for Russian tutoring, fill out our enrollment form
Spanish
We tutor Spanish 101, Spanish 102, Spanish 103, Spanish 201, Spanish 202, Spanish 301, Spanish 302, Spanish 307, and Spanish 308 by appointment. Each appointment will be for an 50 minutes once a week, with a small group of other students taking the same course. To sign-up for Russian tutoring, fill out our enrollment form
Statistics
We tutor Stat 121 on a walk-in basis in the Math Lab, located in the first floor of the library in the RLC. Please click on the course to see the hours that tutoring is offered.

All of our tutors are successful students at UMBC. They are required to maintain a 3.0 GPA, have at least 28 credits, and to have been recommended by an instructor. Every tutor is required to complete at least Level 1 of CRLA training and has the option of completing more training to qualify for higher pay. If you are interested in becoming a tutor, and meet the minimum qualifications, please apply. We are hiring continually throughout the semester based on need, and we do keep your application for a year.


 


Student Support Services (SSS) is designed for students who are low-income, first generation college students, and students with disabilities from all racial and ethnic backgrounds who have a need for academic and other support services in order to successfully complete their college education.


Student Support Services' goals are:

  • To increase retention and graduate rates for low-income students, first generation college students, and students with disabilities.
  • To increase the transfer rates of eligible students from two-year institutions to UMBC.
  • To foster an institutional climate supportive of success of low-income students, first generation college students, and students with disabilities.

To be eligible for Student Support Services at UMBC, students must be accepted for admission, have a need for academic support, and also meet one or more of the following criteria:

  • Be a first generation college student
  • Have a family income that meets federal guidelines
  • Have a documented learning or physical disability

Links: Office of Undergraduate Education | Honors College | Meyerhoff Scholars Program | Sherman Scholars | Women's Center

Learning Resources Center Sherman Hall, Room 345, 1000 Hilltop Circle, Baltimore MD 21250 | Phone: 410-455-2444 | Fax: 410-455-1057 | Email: lrc