Stressed out about finals? Come study with us! Extended walk-in tutoring hours, review workshops, free practice exams, and a relaxed Saturday of preparation and snacks have all been planned for you.
See you there!

Tutor working with students


Tutors and consultants will be out in force Saturday, DECEMBER 12 at the SMART Learning Commons, and at the MCAE Instructional Center. Work with knowledgeable peers to jump start your finals prep week. Snacks and free selected practice exams will also be available.

    December 12, 2015

    December 12, 2015
    1pm - 5pm at SMART Learning Commons - Walter (204 Walter Library)
    Snacks and beverages provided; hourly prize drawings for students working with tutors!


Walk-in tutoring/consulting is available through the last day of classes, and schedules are posted at the links below. Continuing for Fall 2015 there will be extended evening tutoring hours in SMART - Walter and SMART - Wilson during Exam Jam week, December 9-16. See the schedule for details.

EXAM PREP WORKSHOPS (selected courses)

MCAE is offering a stress management workshop applicable to all subjects. SMART's trained Peer-Assisted Learning facilitators are leading a series of content review workshops focusing on specific core concepts from the corresponding course or discipline. Registration (via the link below) does not guarantee a spot but will help us determine materials needed. We can only seat up until the room's capacity is reached, so arrive early!
    Exam Skills
      Stress Management: Monday, December 14, 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM Appleby 319
      MATH 1031: Saturday, December 12, 1:00 - 2:30 PM Bruininks 131A
      Topics: Probability, Factoring, Chapter 0, FOILing, Logarithms, Transformations & Graphs, Word Problems
      MATH 1142: Saturday, December 12, 12:00 - 1:30 PM Bruininks 131B
      Topics: Limits, Differentiation, Chain Rule, Log Differentiation, Integration
      MATH 1271 - Session I: Saturday, December 12, 1:00 - 2:30 PM Bruininks 412
      Topics: Chain Rule, Solids of Revolution, Log Differentiation, U-Substitution, Optimization, L'hôpital Limits, Related Rates
      MATH 1271 - Session II: Tuesday, December 15, 4:30 - 6:00 PM Bruininks 330
      Topics: Chain Rule, Solids of Revolution, Log Differentiation, U-Substitution, Optimization, L'hôpital Limits, Related Rates
      CHEM 1015: Saturday, December 12, 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM Keller 3-115
      Topics: Oxidation Numbers, Limiting Reactant Problems,Stoichiometry, IMF and Physical Properties, Types of Reactions, General Review
      CHEM 1061: Saturday, December 12, 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM Bruininks 312
      Topics: Thermo-chemistry, Equation Work: limiting reactants and identifying types of reactions
    Computer Science
      CSCI 1133: Saturday, December 12, 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM Keller 3-230
      Topics: For-loops, Recursion, Lists, Dictionaries, String formatting, FILE IO, Classes, Inheritance
      PHYS 1301W: Saturday, December 12, 2:30 PM to 4:00 PM Bruininks 131B
      Topics: Translational and rotational motion (i.e. kinematics and general motion laws), Conservation laws (energy, momentum, etc.), Special cases (friction, equilibrium [i.e. static problems], etc.)

      ECON 1101: Thursday, December 17, 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM Blegen 250
      Topics: To be announced

Exam Jam is presented by the SMART Learning Commons and the Multicultural Center for Academic Excellence (MCAE).