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Tutoring

There are many Tutoring  opportunities at UMBC.

The LRC offers some appointment tutoring for first and second-level classes, as well as walk-in tutoring at the Math Lab and Writing Center.  We tutor all written papers in any subject through the Writing Center.

There is also help through the Chemistry Tutorial Center and the Biology Learning Center.

The LRC is an inclusive tutoring center and strives to hire and tutor all students. If you have any questions or concerns about LRC tutoring, please contact us.

Our most commonly tutored subjects by appointment are listed below.  Each appointment will be for an 50 minutes once a week, with a small group of other students taking the same course. 

If your subject is not listed, please fill out the enrollment form to see if we can still tutor it. As long as it is a 100 or 200 level class, we will try to find a tutor.

Arabic
We tutor Arabic 101, Arabic 102, and Arabic 201 by appointment.

Biology
We tutor Biol 100, Biol 141, Biol 142, Biol 251, Biol 302, and Biol 303 by appointment.

The Biology Department also has Biology tutoring, visit them at Biology Tutorial Center

Chemistry
We tutor Chem 101Chem 102Chem 351, and Chem 352 in the Math Lab on a walk-in basis for quick questions. Please click on the course to see the hours that tutoring is offered.

We tutor more in-depth the concepts of Chem 100, Chem 101, Chem 102, Chem 123, Chem 124, Chem 300, Chem 351, Chem 352 by appointment.

The Chemistry Department also has Chemistry tutoring. Visit them at The Chemistry Tutorial Center.

Chinese
We tutor Chinese 101, Chinese 102, and Chinese 201 by appointment.

Computer Science
We tutor CMSC 201, CMSC 202 and  Cmsc 203 in the Math Lab on a walk-in basis. Please click on the course to see the hours that tutoring is offered.

We tutor CMSC 104, CMSC 201, and CMSC 202 by appointment.

ESL or LRC 115 Tutoring
We work with Graduate Students who need to strengthen their English and Presentation skills by appointment.

If you are an ELI student, and are looking for a conversation partner to just practice your english in a social setting, you can sign up through the English Language Institute Conversation Partner Program

Economics
We tutor Econ 101, Econ 102, Econ 121, and Econ 122 by appointment and in the Math Lab by drop in.

Engineering
We tutor ENES 101, ENME 110, ENCH 215, and others as long as they are still at the 100 or 200-level by appointment.

French
We tutor French 101, French 102, French 103, French 201, and French 202 by appointment.

Geography and Environmental Systems (GES)
We tutor GES 102, GES 110, and GES 120 by appointment.

German
We tutor German 101, German 102, German 201, and German 202 by appointment.

Greek
We tutor Greek 101, Greek 102, and Greek 201 by appointment.

Hindi
We tutor Hindi 101 by appointment.

Information Systems (IS)
We tutor IS 101, IS 147, IS 202, and IS 247 by appointment.

Korean
We tutor Korean 101, Korean 102, Korean 201, and Korean 202 by appointment.

Japanese
We tutor Japanese 101, Japanese 102, and Japanese 201 by appointment.

Latin
We tutor Latin 101, Latin 102, and Latin 201 by appointment.

Math
We tutor LRC 099, Math 104Math 106Math 120Math 131Math 150Math 151Math 152Math 155Math 215Math 221Math 225Math 251, and Math 301 on a walk-in basis in the Math Lab, located in the first floor of the library behind the Reference Desk. Please click on the course to see the hours that tutoring is offered.

Philosophy
We tutor Phil 100, Phil 146, Phil 150, and Phil 152 by appointment.

Physics
We tutor Physics 111Physics 112Phys 121, and Physics 122 on a walk-in basis for quick questions in the Math Lab. Please click on the course to see the hours that tutoring is offered.

We tutor more in-depth the concepts of Phys 111, Phys 112, Phys 121, and Phys 122 by appointment.

Political Science
We tutor Poli 100, Poli 200, Poli 210, and others as long as they are still at the 100 or 200-level by appointment.

Psychology Tutoring
We tutor Psyc 200, Psyc 210, and Psyc 285 by appointment.

Psyc 100 is tutored through the Peer Mentor Program and you will be given the schedule through your class.

Russian
We tutor Russian 101, Russian 102, and Russian 201 by appointment.

Spanish
We tutor Spanish 101, Spanish 102, Spanish 103, Spanish 201, Spanish 202, Spanish 301, Spanish 302, Spanish 307, and Spanish 308 by appointment.

Statistics
We tutor Stat 121Stat 350Stat 351, and Stat 355 on a walk-in basis in the Math Lab, located in the first floor of the library behind the Reference Desk.   Please click on the course to see the hours that tutoring is offered.

 


All of our tutors are successful students at UMBC. They are required to maintain a 3.0 GPA, have at least 28 credits, and to have been recommended by an instructor. Every tutor is required to complete at least Level 1 of CRLA training and has the option of completing more training to qualify for higher pay. If you are interested in becoming a tutor, and meet the minimum qualifications, please apply. We are hiring continually throughout the semester based on need, and we do keep your application for a year.