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The Center for Academic Resources

Fall Semester Hours


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

Campus Resources


Accounting Tutoring

The College of Business provides accounting tutors for Business 206 and Business 207 in Sage 2478.

Computer Science Tutoring

Open tutoring sessions are available in Halsey 101. The classes targeted for tutoring include Comp Sci 142, 221, 251, and 262.

 

Economics Tutoring

 

English Language Assistance Program

Assist 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.

Geology Tutoring

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

 

Information Systems Tutoring

Open tutoring sessions are available. The classes targeted for tutoring primarily include IS 201, 315, 316, and 318.

Math Tutoring

Help for Math courses is available at the Math Labs on a drop-in basis. Math Lab staff members are known for their expertise within the field of mathematics. Students seeking help with Math 100 & 103 can go to the tutoring lab in Swart 301. Students in most other 100 and 200 level math courses can also use the tutoring lab in Swart 113. The Math Labs are open Monday through Friday, including some evenings. *Tutors available vary per course. Any questions about the Math Labs should be directed to the Math Department at 424-1333, or visit their website for more information.

Multicultural Retention Programs

To help increase retention and graduation of multicultural and disadvantaged students, the MRP offers a variety of services for the campus and community. Two specialists offer help with math and writing for eligible students, and staff members work with faculty to provide early warning intervention for students needing academic assistance. It is located in the Campus Center for Equity and Diversity and they can be reached at 424-3081, or visit their website for more information.

Physics Tutoring

Drop in tutoring is available in Halsey Science Center, Room 346, please check your syllabus for details.

Presentations Lab

A facility for student production of presentation materials: scanning, color printing, digital video, CD creation,still and video camera loan. Here is a link to their website for more details: Presentation Lab/Learning Technologies

Project Success

Housed in the College of Education and Human Services basement room 26. Project Success is a remedial program for college students with dyslexia and other language-based learning disabilities. Services focus on teaching the reading, spelling, writing, and organizational skills that foster success in college. Testing accommodations and limited tutoring are also available. They can be reached at 424-1033, or visit their website for more information.

Reading and Study Center

Staff members in the Reading and Study Center provide credit courses in reading and study skills, support education majors preparing for the PPST exams, and meet individually with students who want to improve their approach to their classes. All students can receive help with improving learning and test-taking strategies; students do not have to be enrolled in the Center’s credit courses in order to learn how to manage their study time more efficiently, read and take notes more effectively, and prepare for exams. They are located in the Nursing/Education building, Room 201 and can be reached at 424-1031, or visit their website for more information.

Writing Center

All UW Oshkosh students are eligible for free, one-to-one conferencing at the Writing Center for a variety of writing projects, including not only course papers but also presentations, speeches, résumés, and applications. All writers can benefit from talking about their work with engaged, interested readers. Highly qualified, trained writing consultants help writers of all ability levels understand an assignment or project, envision possibilities for a draft, and improve their writing processes. Consultants also can help writers learn to identify and correct their own proofreading errors. Students can make up to three appointments per week on our online scheduler; they also can drop in during an open appointment slot or when another writer finishes a session early. They are located at the back of Suite 102 in the Student Success Center. Please visit their website or email wcenter@uwosh.edu for more information.

Center for Academic Resources

(920) 424-2290

750 Elmwood Ave

  car@uwosh.edu