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If you feel you are doing all you can, but aren’t get the results you desire, get some help from the experts as soon as possible. UF has many free resources available on campus to help you succeed:

The Broward Teaching Center offers:
  • Drop‐in tutoring for students for math, science, and economics courses, often for multiple hours every day.
  • Regular weekly individual or small group tutoring (max 5 students) by appointment.
  • Supplemental instruction study groups run by a trained peer who is very knowledgeable about the subject area, attends the class, and then leads a group session to focus on the difficult concepts and problems in the course.
  • Test reviews for chemistry, math, physics, and other courses.
  • Video resources including video practice exams for chemistry, math, physics, and psychology. Take the practice exam; for the questions you were unsure of or got wrong, you can watch a video demonstrating/explaining the correct answer.
  • Citing Sources & Avoiding Plagiarism video.
  • Learning strategies/study skills videos, workshops, and individual appointments. Sometimes new strategies for mastering material can be as helpful as specific content help (tutoring). You can make an appointment, or attend or view workshops.
General Chemistry Learning Center offers: “Undergraduate”, then “Chem Learning Center Hours”

  • Assistance from graduate student teaching assistants in the CLC in Hernandez Hall, room 105. Your discussion TA will have office hours in the CLC, but you may go there anytime any TA is assigned there to get help on questions pertaining to chemistry. Offered Monday-Fridays, typically 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Math Department offers:

  • Tutoring for all levels of math classes in both Little Hall 215 and Broward Hall, Mondays-Fridays, typically 9:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.
The Office of Academic Support offers:

  • Free one-on-one and small group tutoring sessions. Tutors are proficient in a broad range of topics, including English composition, mathematics, psychology, Spanish, the physical and biological sciences, and statistics.
UF Libraries offer: (look under “Finding Help”)

  • Research assistance in more than 100 subjects, ask-a-librarian via chat, text, phone and email, how do I? tutorials, and workshops (e.g. Library Resources for Distance Learners).
The Writing Studio offers:

  • Free one-on-one tutorials specific to the student’s own particular development. The goal is not simply proofreading or editing documents, but assisting students to become better proofreaders and editors of their own work.
Gatorwell offers:

  • Coaches students about their: study skills, time management and organization, stress management and relaxation strategies, sleep habits, and eating habits and exercise
Counseling and Wellness offers:

  • Counseling, workshops, crisis services, psychiatric appointments, and self-help resources to help students learn the skills to cope with the stresses of change and growth so they become better able to learn and thrive.
The Disability Resource Center offers:

  • Facilitates access and professional as well a peer support for students with health conditions that may affect their success.