Individual and Group Tutoring

The Vulcan Materials Academic Success Center provides free course-specific tutoring services to UAB undergraduate students. Tutoring is offered in both one-on-one and group sessions. Our tutoring sessions are tailored to address undergraduate students’ questions and needs as we aim to foster independent learning. The Tutors are undergraduate and graduate students who have excelled in the course in which they tutor, and they have been trained to facilitate discussions on course content, study skills, and strong academic habits.

To schedule an appointment, please click “Log in to MyTutor.”

Drop-in Tutoring

Where: New Freshmen Residence Hall | Cahaba A
When: 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.

Sunday
Mathematics, Biology, and Chemistry

Monday
Chemistry and Mathematics

Wednesday
General Chemistry, Biology, and Mathematics

Students will be required to sign in and out of at the front desk of New Freshmen Residence Hall, as well as in the tutoring space. Students visiting the residence hall for tutoring are prohibited from other areas of the building. Those found in violation of this policy will be sent to the Office of Student Conduct for violating residence life policies. For disability accommodations and more information, contact the Vulcan Materials Academic Success Center at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Free & Open to All Students

Tutoring services are currently offered for the following courses:

Biology

  • BY 101 – Topics in Contemporary Biology
  • BY 115 – Human Anatomy
  • BY 116 – Introductory Human Physiology
  • BY 123 – Introductory Biology 1
  • BY 124 – Introductory Biology 2
  • BY 210 – Genetics
  • BY 261 – Introduction to Microbiology
  • BY 330 – Cell Biology

Chemistry

  • CH 100 – Chemical Problem Solving
  • CH 105 – Introductory Chemistry 1
  • CH 107 – Introductory Chemistry 2
  • CH 115 – General Chemistry 1
  • CH 117 – General Chemistry 2
  • CH 235 – Organic Chemistry 1
  • CH 237 – Organic Chemistry 2
  • CH 460 – Fundamentals of Biochemistry

Civil Engineering

  • CE 210 – Statics

Engineering

  • EGR 150 – Computer Methods in Engineering
  • EGR 265 – Math Tools for Engineering Problem Solving

Mathematics

  • MA 098 – Basic Algebra
  • MA 102 – Intermediate Algebra
  • MA 105 – Pre-Calculus Algebra
  • MA 106 – Pre- Calculus Trigonometry
  • MA 107 – Pre-Calculus Algebra and Trigonometry
  • MA 110 – Finite Mathematics
  • MA 125 – Calculus 1
  • MA 126 – Calculus 2
  • MA 180 – Introduction to Statistics

Psychology

  • PY 101 – Introduction to Psychology
  • PY 212 – Developmental Psychology
  • PY 216 – Elementary Statistical Methods

Sociology

  • SOC 100 – Introduction to Sociology

Meet the Tutors

Lloyd Balfour

Lloyd Balfour

Jason Craver

Jason Craver

Maegan Gates

Maegan Gates

Gavin Gilliland

Gavin Gilliland

Jonas Hudson

Jonas Hudson

Daniyal Khawaja

Daniyal Khawaja

Alex Kovalov

Alex Kovalov

Emil Kurian

Emil Kurian

Yilan Liu

Yilan Liu

Alexandra Otto

Alexandra Otto

Joshua Peeples

Joshua Peeples

Jack Price

Jack Price

Morgan Terry

Morgan Terry

Tina Tian

Tina Tian

Daniel Unger

Daniel Unger

Alex Williams

Alex Williams

Kaila Wood

Kaila Wood

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