UCI BioSci Peer Tutoring
An Academic Hand from Students Who Have Been There
As you hit the books in coming weeks, there’s a special resource to help if you have questions on a particular course or would like more explanation of a concept. UCI BioSci Peer Tutoring is designed to assist you in exactly this situation, and it’s free!
How it Works
UCI BioSci Peer Tutoring is no cost to you. It’s a program for students, led by students. Make sure to take advantage of this opportunity!
Led by Upperclass Students
The weekly sessions are led by upperclass students who have excelled in the subjects you are studying. They cover key points of individual classes, provide worksheets so you can practice that week’s material and hold review sessions before exams. It’s an atmosphere of camaraderie and encouragement.The program’s tutors say they love seeing students learn and succeed.
No Appointment Necessary
There’s no need to sign up in advance. You can go to just one session or all of them; prior attendance is not necessary.
Take it from Others
“My tutor created a comfortable environment. I got more exposure and extra help on the material.”
One undergraduate who attended Peer Tutoring said, “It really helped me understand concepts I didn’t grasp at first. Because of it, I felt I did better on my midterm scores and quiz scores.” Another participant commented, “My tutor created a comfortable environment. I got more exposure and extra help on the material.”