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Tutoring Resources

General Education

The University is committed to academic resources to support student success. This site guides students to services available on campus, from our peer institutions, and other non-university websites. Students are always encouraged to seek out assistance early in the semester. In addition to utilizing these tutoring services and academic success resources, students should consult their academic department for more resources in their major courses. The Undergraduate Catalog provides contact information for your major department and a directory of all student resources and services.

 

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University of Maryland, College Park Tutoring Resources

Tutoring services are available for many courses across multiple disciplines, check the links below to see if help is available for your course(s). You can also check with the department, where your course is offered, for additional support. Find the contact information for all major departments here

  • The Counseling Center (online) offers academic and study strategy resources such as math learning, time management, studying, test preparation, and more. *free

  • Guided Study Session program (GSS) (various locations) offers regularly scheduled study sessions for traditionally difficult courses. *free

  • The Office of Multi-Ethnic Student Education - OMSE (1101 Hornbake Library) offers a variety of services and programs to enhance the learning experiences and academic success of undergraduate students. *free

  • Academic Success and Tutorial Services (2202 Marie Mount Hall) this initiative of the Academic Achievement Program is a resource for all students. *free

  • Oral Communication Center (2117 Skinner Building) helps students with verbal presentation assignments and hosts workshops on topics such as listening, speaking anxiety, and presentation delivery. The center is staffed by trained undergraduate peer consultants. *free

  • The Writing Center (1205 Tawes Hall) is located in the Department of English and provides opportunities for students to improve their writing, research, and critical thinking skills in preparation for successful academic, professional, and civic lives. In a supportive atmosphere, trained consultants from a variety of backgrounds and majors assist writers in-person and online throughout all stages of the composition process. The Writing Center also facilitates collaborations and workshops on topics related to writing and teaching writing. *free

  • The Grammar Hotline can answer questions on word choice, punctuation, sentence structure, or proper citation. *free

Peer Institution Websites*

*Peer Institution Websites: Resources from UMD peer institutions offer valuable information. While most of the information can be used by any student regardless of where they are enrolled, note that some links may provide contact information/resources that are available only to that particular institution. Special thanks to our peer institutions.

 

Non-University Websites**

**Non-University Websites: Note that UMD does not endorse these external links. They are listed here as resources for your consideration.  

 

  • WiseGuy.com** is an online tutoring platform for students to connect with volunteers, private peer tutors, and mentors at the University of Maryland. WiseGuy.com was founded by a group of University of Maryland alumni who wished to create a more collaborative and interactive learning environment for college students. Register today to receive support or sign-up to become a tutor to build your resume. *Free and pay-for-service options

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The Tutoring and Academic Success Resources website provides links to non-UMD sites. Although every effort is made to provide relevant, accurate, and helpful information, the University of Maryland is not responsible for the content or privacy practices of these sites.