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Tutoring

Personalized Tutoring from the CAS

Trained peer tutors provide free, appointment-based sessions at the Shell Tutorial Center in the LSU Library.

Questions concerning scheduling and appointment procedures can be directed to the Shell Tutorial Center at 225-578-6757, or by email to mmattox1@lsu.edu.

Preparing for your tutoring sessions:

  • Bring course materials and notes to each session.
  • Do as much work as you can before engaging a tutor.
  • Determine specific questions you would like to discuss with the tutor



Scheduling How To Guide

Picture of Students in Shell Tutorial Center

 

Scheduling your tutoring session:

  • Individual tutoring is offered in 30 minute blocks, up to two 30 minute blocks can be scheduled at a time for a full hour.
  • Small group-tutoring is offered in 60 min blocks.
  • After each session is completed, students can make additional appointments as needed.
  • Walk-ins also accepted if tutor availability allows.

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Summer 2022 CAS Shell Peer Tutoring Offerings

Accessibility Note: Below is an interactive dashboard displaying the Shell Tutoring schedule with options to filter by "Subject". If you are unable to access this content, please contact the Shell Tutorial Center at 225-578-6757 or email cas@lsu.edu.

 


Additional Tutoring Options

NetTutor Online Tutoring

In addition to free tutoring from CAS peer tutors, online tutoring is also available through NetTutor. Tutor availability varies, so please refer to the NetTutor website for schedules. Students begin with 900 free minutes. If additional minutes are needed, please email mmattox1@lsu.edu.

Subjects offered are:

  • Reading
  • Math: basic math through calculus II
  • Business: statistics, finance, economics, accounting
  • Science: general biology, anatomy and physiology, genetics, physics, chemistry
  • World Language: Spanish
  • Computers & Technology

Current LSU students use NetTutor, not Pisces. 

FIND A TUTOR

Note: The CAS provides this free service through NetTutor, but does not employ NetTutor's tutors.

State of Louisiana Homework Help

The State of Louisiana Homework Help is a service provided by the State Library of Louisiana. You can access it anywhere in Louisiana or by using your Louisiana public library card. 

LSU Communication Across the Curriculum Resources

Writing Coaching/Mentoring - To refine your skills as a writer, connect with a writing coach.

C-I/CxC Course Projects Support

Can I request CAS offer services for my specific course?

Absolutely! Please email cas@lsu.edu with your course, section, and the name of your instructor.


You are also welcome to call CAS Academic Support at 225-578-6757.

LSU Department of Physics & Astronomy Tutoring

In addition to Physics Tutoring provided by the LSU CAS, the Department of Physics & Astronomy also provides tutoring for select Physics courses.

Open to:  All LSU Students taking selected Physics courses

 

LSU Department of Mathematics Tutoring

In addition to Math Tutoring provided by the LSU CAS, the Department of Mathematics also provides tutoring for select Math courses.

Open to: All LSU Students taking selected Math courses

LSU Residential College Tutoring

Residential College participants can meet with their instructors, advisor, and rector during virtual or in-hall office hours and have additional, specialized tutoring opportunities

Open to: LSU Students living in Residential Colleges

 

 


Tutor Matching Service

As a courtesy to students and parents wanting individual assistance for students, the CAS provides a link to Tutor Matching Service (TMS) where LSU students can register to provide and receive tutoring for payment.

  


Interested in becoming an LSU Tutor?

Tutors are responsible for working one-on-one in their subject with students in the Shell Tutorial Center.

apply to become a tutor

 

LSU CAS

Main Office
B-31 Coates
8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
225-578-2872
cas@lsu.edu

Shell Tutorial Center
141B LSU Library
M-Th: 8 a.m. – 8 p.m.
F: 8 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Sunday: 1 – 5 p.m.
225-578-6757

 

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