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Tutor Connection

Find free tutoring support for your academic career at UVA Wise.

Our in person tutoring services require all students and tutors to wear masks while in the tutoring center in Zehmer Hall. Learn more about the Summer 2021 UVA Wise Tutoring Plan. You can request more information about tutoring at UVA Wise by contacting Will Waggoner.

Tutors are qualified individuals who possess proven academic backgrounds, foster strong study habits and are endorsed by faculty. All tutoring services are provided free of cost to students enrolled in courses offered by the College.

Make an Appointment
Schedule an appointment with a qualified tutor online.
Become a Tutor
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Frequently Asked Questions
Find answers to common questions about Tutor Connection.

Location and Hours

Tutor Connection is located on the first floor of Zehmer Hall inside the Academic Support Center. Walk-in tutoring is available for select subjects.

Open year-round, we provide tutoring Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., except for designated holidays. In the summer, we operate from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Types of Tutoring Sessions

  • Small Group Tutoring. The most common form of tutoring features groups of two to four students who meet regularly and are enrolled in the same course.
  • Walk-In Tutoring. No appointment necessary. Visit Tutor Connection in Zehmer Hall for more information. Subjects are limited.
  • Peer-Assisted Study Sessions (PASS). Weekly review sessions are led by peers with experience in General Chemistry I and II and attend the courses with the students. Sessions combine specific lecture material with study skills and test strategies. 
  • Online Tutoring. Free tutoring online is available in most subjects: Chat live, submit questions or writing, and schedule time with professional tutors. Learn how to access online resources.

Learn more about tutoring policies and responsibilities.