Contact Us
Undergraduate Dean's Office
Eugenia Chase Guild Hall
Lower Level
101 N. Merion Ave.
Bryn Mawr, PA 19010
Phone: (610)526-5375
Fax: (610)526-7560

deansoffice@brynmawr.edu

Office Hours
9am - 5pm
Monday - Friday

Peer Tutoring


Welcome!  Peer tutoring is provided by undergraduate tutors at no expense to students currently enrolled in the courses listed below.  Tutoring is offered between the 3rd and last week of each semester.  It is a great additional resource for students who have met with professors and utilized course resources.  Please read below for further information!

Peer Tutoring supports the following courses:

Arabic

Elementary & Intermediate

Greek

Elementary & Intermediate

Biology

110 - 113

Italian

Elementary & Intermediate

Chemistry

103, 104

Latin

Elementary & Intermediate

Chinese

1st and 2nd Year

Mathematics

101, 102, 104

Computer Science

110

Physics

101, 102, 121, 122

Economics

105

Psychology

105, 205

French

Elementary & Intermediate

Russian

Elementary & Intermediate

German

Elementary & Intermediate

Spanish

Elementary & Intermediate

***Tutoring is not available for courses not listed.  If you are taking a Haverford course, please visit Haverford Peer Tutoring.***

 

BEFORE REQUESTING A TUTOR

•  Professors are a great resouce!  Attending class regularly, talking directly with your professor and taking advantage of class resources is very important!

•  If you are having trouble taking notes and preparing for exams, you can consult with a Peer Mentor There is a Peer Mentor in every dorm. 

If you are having difficulty with time management, note-taking and/or study strategies, you can schedule with the Academic Support and Learning Resources Specialist.

You should also feel free to meet with your Dean and/or Counseling Services particularly if other factors are impinging on your academic progress.

 

EXPECTATIONS

•  Tutors will help you to identify certain challenges you may have and will help you approach the material more effectively. However, they can not help you complete assignments.

•  Coming prepared with questions, ideas and class materials will help to guide the session, making it more effective.

• Students are allowed to engage in up to 3 hours of free tutoring per subject per week.

•  Please respect your tutor's time and come to sessions on time (the tutor will consider the appointment cancelled if you arrive over 15 minutes late)If something comes up and you need to cancel a tutoring session, please tell your tutor no less than 2 hours in advance. 


HOW TO REQUEST A TUTOR

•  Before requesting a tutor, please consult with your professor and class resources.  Peer tutoring is most helpful to those students who have already utilized course resources.

•  Fill out a Tutor Request Form online.  A new request form must be completed each semester and for each subject. 

•  You will hear from a tutor within a week of the request via email. 

•  If there are no tutors available for the subject you request, the Head Tutor will contact you to let you know. In such cases, you should feel free to contact your professor about your need for extra help. You may also wish to talk with your Dean.

•  If you would like to request a different tutor, please contact the Head Tutor.

*** If you would like to provide feedback to the program, please complete a Tutee Survey***

 

 

Tutor Supervisory Committee

Head Tutors:

Priyanka Dutta - Arabic, French, Italian &Spanish

Rachael Abraham - Chinese, Economics, German, Greek, Latin, Psychology, Psychology Statistics & Russian
Steffany Chou - Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Mathematics & Physics

Program Administrators:
Sage Farha- Administrative Chair
Rachel Heiser-Director of the Peer Tutoring Program
Anne Marie McElwee - Administrative Assistant to the Dean's Office


Essential Information for Tutors: http://www.brynmawr.edu/deans/essent_info_tutors.shtml
If  you are interested in becoming a peer tutor, please contact the head tutor for the subject you are interested in tutoring.