Peer Assistance in the Natural Sciences

Chemistry Assistance Center

The Department of Chemistry offers peer assistance in the Learning Commons to students on an appointment basis. Peer learning assistants for both general chemistry and organic chemistry are available by requesting an appointment at chemtutor@up.edu. .Please include a few good times to meet, the course name or number, and a description of the topic to be covered. Please allow up to 24 hours for a response.

Biology Assistance Center

The Department of Biology and the Learning Commons offer peer assistance in the Learning Commons to students in biology by appointment only. To schedule an appointment, send a request to biotutor@up.edu and include the course number, topic, and days and times that work for you. A biology peer learning assistant will contact you within 24 hours. 

One-on-one Physics Assistance

Through a collaboration between the University’s Physics Department and the Learning Commons, one-on-one and small-group tutoring for Physics 204 and 205 is available in the Learning Commons by appointment only in Buckley Center 163. Students can make appointments by emailing requests for appointments to physicstutor@up.edu. Please include 2-3 potential days and times to meet. Our Physics Peer Assistant will respond to requests within 24 hours. 

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