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About Tutoring

Our staff is here when you need us!
We offer a variety of services. See how we can help you on your road to success!

Please contact us at 816-501-3666 if you would like to speak with someone in tutoring services.

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Tutoring Hours:
Hours are determined by individual tutors. See availability by logging in here. (You'll need your student login and password.)

You must schedule an appointment for tutoring.
Usual tutoring hours are 
Monday through Friday 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. in the Student Success Center in Hodes (lower level Carondelet, building #8)
After 5 p.m. (and on weekends), you'll meet in the Ruth M. Willcox Room in the Library/Learning Commons.

Mission & Goals

Mission & Goals

The mission of Tutoring, which is based on the Avila University community values, is to provide resources, programs, and services to support the academic integration of students into the university community, facilitate their academic achievement, and promote independent learning in a safe and supportive environment.

GOALS
To help students meet the academic demands of college-level course work.

To help students develop self-awareness, self-direction, and self-confidence to become self-regulated learners.

To promote collaboration between and among the Student Success Center staff, the Student Affairs staff, the faculty, and the administration, with the goal of improving the academic experience of Avila University students.

Location and Hours

Location and Hours

Tutoring can help you in two locations on campus:

  • Tutoring is located in the Student Success Center in Hodes (lower level Carondelet, Building #8)
  • After 5 p.m. (and on weekends), you'll meet in the Ruth M. Willcox Room in the Library/Learning Commons.

Tutoring Hours:


Hours are determined by individual tutors. See availability by logging in here. (You'll need your student login and password.)

You must schedule an appointment for tutoring.
Usual tutoring hours are 
Monday through Friday 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. in the Student Success Center in Hodes (lower level Carondelet, building #8)
After 5 p.m. (and on weekends), you'll meet in the Ruth M. Willcox Room in the Library/Learning Commons.

Tutoring Subjects

The following is a more detailed list of courses that we tutor: 

  • AR 271 (Digital Media: Design Software)

  • BI 111 (General Biology Cells & Genes)
  • BI 112 (General Biology Ecology and Evolution)
  • BI 250 (General Microbiology)

  • CH 131 (Principles of Chemistry)
  • CH 137 (General Chemistry II)
  • CH 217 (Organic Chemistry)

  • CS 120 (Introduction to Computer Science)
  • CS 222 (Data Structures)

  • MA 92 (Mathematical Literacy)
  • MA 115 (Applications of College Mathematics)
  • MA 120 (College Algebra)

  • PH 232 (General Physics II)
  • PY 101 (General Psychology)
  • PY 208 (Lifespan Development)
  • PY 210 (Abnormal Psychology)
  • PY 261 (Psychological Stats and Methods I)
  • PY 612 (Advanced Cognitive Processes)
  • PY 617 (Research Design & Analysis I)
  • PY 627 (Research Design & Analysis II)
  • PY 650 (Biological Bases of Behavior)

The Avila Promise

  • Tuition Protection
  • 4-Year Graduation Guarantee
  • Internship or Research Guarantee
  • Up to $1,000 Travel Award

 

That’s the Avila Promise.

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