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Peer Tutoring is a free service provided by the office of Academic Success that can help you succeed. You’ll learn to read more closely, write more critically and think more effectively. Individual and group tutoring begins at the start of each semester. To schedule an appointment, stop in to Academic Success on the second floor of the Blackmore Library, or call us at 236-6327. Want more personalized attention? Download a copy of the Tutor Yellow Pages (PDF - Capital login required) to find a tutor for your course and set up an individual appointment. You can also attend one of our regularly scheduled Study and Review sessions. These course-specific sessions are designed to give you more opportunities for study, review and test prep. You can drop in on these sessions – no appointment needed. Courses, dates and times vary from one semester to the next, so contact the Academic Success office for more information.Academic Success also offers a Student Success Series of workshops each semester. Stay tuned for a list of topics, dates and times.
“I didn't have time to write a short letter, so I wrote a long one instead.” We don’t have Mark Twain on staff, but we will help you tighten up your writing into clean, concise and coherent academic prose. Drop in or call us at 236-6327 to make an appointment with a Writing Consultant. You can also search for and book your own writing consultation by going to tutortrac.capital.edu. Just use your Capital username and student ID to log in and click on Search Availabilities. [Note: all summer semester writing consultations should be scheduled by contacting the Academic Success office directly at 236-6327 or AcademicSuccess@capital.edu.]Applying to graduate school? The Academic Success Writing Center works with the Career Development office to also help with your personal statement for your application. Just stop by the Academic Success office or give us a call at 236-6327 to schedule an appointment.
Numbers make you crazy? Don’t know your hypotenuse from your catheti? Drop in or call us at 236-6327 to make an appointment with a Math Tutor. You can also search for and book your own math appointment by going to tutortrac.capital.edu. Just use your Capital username and student ID to log in and click on Search Availabilities. Select Math Center and your specific math course in the Section field to find the appropriate available times.
Having trouble remembering terminology in your biology class? Are you as prepared as you can be for that next chemistry exam? Drop in (Blackmore Library, second floor) or make an appointment (236-6327) with a Science Tutor. You can also search for and book your own science appointment by going to tutortrac.capital.edu. Just use your Capital username and student ID to log in and click on Search Availabilities. Select Science Center and your specific science course in the Section field to find the appropriate available times.
Academic Success has joined the Ohio eTutoring Collaborative to provide free online tutoring in accounting, anatomy/physiology, biology, chemistry, math, statistics, and writing. To get started:
You can then check this week's and next week's schedule for an eChat session (live, real-time interaction with an online eTutor in the subjects listed), submit an eQuestion (and receive a response from an online eTutor), or upload a paper to the Online Writing Lab for review (note that there is a 1- to 2-day turnaround for submitted papers). Click here to watch a quick overview of how eTutoring works.
We offer drop-in study and review and supplemental instruction sessions every week for selected courses. We'll announce the courses and schedule as it becomes apparent which classes need us.
We accept peer tutor applications (PDF) beginning in February for the following academic year. Interviews are conducted in March and April. To become an Academic Success Peer Tutor, you must:
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