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The Center for Academic Resources

The University offers students a wide variety of resources on campus to help as they work towards graduation. Below are just some of the other resources available. For more details on each, please visit the specific department’s website.

Fall Semester Hours


Mon-Thurs: 8 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Saturday – Sunday: Closed

Learning Assistance

English Language Assistance Program

Assists students for whom English is a second or non-native language.

Amy Jacobson, the English Language Tutor, works with individual students to help them with processing course material.

  • learning difficult vocabulary
  • making connections between concepts
  • comprehending cultural background
  • interpreting course assignments
  • speaking English
    • basics of pronunciation
    • presentations
    • classroom participation strategies
  • understanding English grammar
    • subject/verb agreement
    • plurals
    • tenses

To schedule an appointment with Amy, call 424-2304, email her at jacobsoa@uwosh.edu or come by CAR’s office in SSC 106.

Math Labs

Mathematics Tutoring Lab: This lab is located in Swart 113 and is designed to assist students enrolled in Math 104, 106, 108, 109, 110, 171, 172, 201, 204, 206, 211, 217, 273 and PBIS 189. 

Developmental Mathematics Lab: This lab is located in Swart Hall 301 and welcomes all Math 100 Elementary Algebra I, Math 101 Elementary Algebra II, and Math 103 Intermediate Algebra students.

Each of these labs has a different website with their schedules. Please refer to them by following the links below

Mathematics Tutor Lab  Developmental Mathematics Lab

Reading & Study Skills Center

The Reading & Study Skills Center is an all-university service whose mission is to facilitate the development of efficient college-level learning strategies in students of all abilities. Strategies for improved textbook study, time management, note-taking, test preparation and test-taking are taught through both credit courses and non-credit services. Please refer to their website for more information.

Reading & Study Skills Center

Student Technology Center

The Student Technology Center (STC) offers help with software and presentations, equipment checkout, high quality color printing, and graphics.

Student Technology Center

The UWO Writing Center

The UWO Writing Center is a relaxed, friendly place to get free feedback on writing, presentations, and speeches. They are open to all current (both undergraduate and graduate) UWO students. The Writing Center provides free face-to-face sessions for writers of any level in any discipline. Use the Writing Center at any stage of the writing process for any assignment or project.

UWO Writing Center

Departmental Tutoring

Accounting Tutoring

The College of Business provides accounting tutors for Business 206 and Business 207 in Sage 2478. Please contact the Accounting Department for more information.

 

College of Business

 

Computer Science Tutoring

Open tutoring sessions in Halsey. Classes targeted for tutoring include Comp Sci 142, 221, 251, and 262. Please contact the Computer Science Department for more information.

 

Computer Science Department

 

Economics Tutoring

Drop-in tutoring in Sage. The program is a part of the College of Business. Please contact their department for more information.

College of Business

 

Geology Tutoring

Help for 100-level geology courses is available on a drop-in basis in Harrington 114.

Department of Geology

 

Information Systems Tutoring

Open tutoring sessions are available. The classes targeted for tutoring primarily include IS 201, 315, 316, and 318. This program is a part of the College of Business. Please contact their department for more information.

College of Business

 

Other On-Campus Student Resources

Career Services

Provides students with with career information, advice and occupational guidance. Students are also able to utilize the Career Closet, which provides students with the opportunity to find interview appropriate attire for free (up to four items per semester). Please visit their website for more information.

Career Services

Counseling Center

The Counseling Center provides a place of inspiration and wellness of all students. Their approach includes a balance of treating mental illness concerns and strengthening the essential aspects of mental health. They offer confidential counseling services on campus in the Student Success Center. Please visit their website for more information.

Counseling Center

Dean of Students

Supports students through advocacy, care, guidance, and support by among other activities, advocating for students, working to solve problems, serving as a first stop for students when they do not know where to turn, and working to ensure a safe and inclusive community for students.

The Accessibility Center is housed within the Dean of Students Office. Offering a range of services, they coordinate reasonable accommodations for students with disabilities, providing students an opportunity to reach their full potential along with promoting independence and self-advocacy.

For more information, please contact their office.

Dean of Students Office

Student Health Center

The Student Health Center at UW Oshkosh offers healthcare services to currently enrolled students. Services include medical care, such as birth control, GYN exam and PAP test, illnesses and injuries, immunizations, physical exams and procedures. The UWO Student Health Center also offers laboratory, psychiatry, nutrition, travel health, prescriptions, and medical records services. Visit their website to learn more about their services.

Student Health Center

Division of Academic Support of Inclusive Excellence

Works to support everyone on campus, providing students with a variety of resource centers (LGBTQ Resource Center, Women’s Center), services (American Indian Student Services, Men of Color Initiative, Student Support Services) and programming (Multicultural Retention Programs, PreCollege Programs) all located in the Campus Center for Equity & Diversity. Please visit their website to learn more about what they offer.

Division of Academic Support of Inclusive Excellence

Polk Library

Polk Library provides access to over 500,000 traditional print book collections (books, journals, periodicals, microforms, government documents, etc) and over 25,00 electronic text databases in the form of journal collections and books. They can provide research help, a quiet place to study, group study rooms, and much more! Take a look at all they have to offer by visiting their website.

Polk Library

There are a variety of other resources the University offers to its students that are not listed here. Please check out all UWO has to offer by following the link below.

UWO Student Resources

Center for Academic Resources

(920) 424-2290

750 Elmwood Ave

  car@uwosh.edu