WELCOME! The Student Center for Academic Achievement (SCAA) provides FREE tutoring for math, writing, and statistics and other student learning services and programs. The SCAA's mission is to help students improve their skills and to become self aware, confident, and independent learners, as well as active members of the University community. Read the SCAA Mission and Values Statements.
To schedule a standing appointment during the first two weeks of Summer 2014 quarter (6/23 - 29), you must come in person to the SCAA or contact us by telephone (510) 885-3674.( Note that the SCAA is open to students Monday - Friday, 10am - 3pm for students to make appointments during the first & second weeks.) After the 3rd week of the Summer 2014 quarter, in addition to coming to the SCAA in person or using the telephone, you may also use the TutorTrac online appointment program by following the link below to make a one time appointment.
The SCAA tutor training program is certified by the College Reading and Learning Association
SCAA HOURS AND LOCATION
VISIT THE SCAA - UM University Library
- on the 2nd floor of the University Library near the Diversity Mural (map)
• REMINDER: STUDENTS MAY SIGN UP FOR QUARTER LONG STANDING APPOINTMENTS DURING THE FIRST TWO WEEKS OF EACH QUARTER. During that time, you may reserve an hour long session with the same tutor every week. Note that the time slots available fill up quickly, so the sooner you sign up, the better your chances are of getting a tutor at a time that is convenient for you. Sign ups for standing appointments begin June 23rd.
Sign ups for one time appointments begins Monday, July 7th.
Math & Writing
Request for Standing Appointments Begins Monday, June 23rd. Drop by the SCAA Monday - Friday, 10am - 3 pm or call 885-3674.
Limited tutoring & standing appointments begin Monday, June 30th.
Monday - Thursday 10 am – 3 pm
Drop-In Sunday ~ Not offered during Summer quarter (will resume this coming Fall quarter).
Drop-In (No appointments)
Monday – Thursday 1-3 pm
♦ ONLINE TUTORING SERVICES
eTutoring - get help from online tutors with math, writing, statistics, and many other courses. Opens for summer quarter on Tuesday, June 24th.
SCAA OWL - get help from SCAA OWL tutors with writing essays (papers cannot exceed 6 double spaced pages). Opens for summer quarter on Monday, June 30th.
THE SCAA IS CLOSED FOR TUTORING EVERY FRIDAY BUT THE OFFICES ARE OPEN UNTIL 3PM.
SCAA Contact Information:
Tel: (510) 885-3674
For help with online services (OWL & eTutoring) call June Barber: 510 / 885-4511