Science Center

The Science Center provides free tutoring for RWU students enrolled in science courses.

Tutoring Center: Winter Intersession 2021

Tutoring will be available through the Math Center, Science Center, and Writing Center from Monday, Jan. 4 – Thursday, Jan. 28. 

For Math Center and Science Center tutoring, please go to the Bridges site “RWU Online Tutoring Winter 21.” Click on the left tabs for either Math Center or Science Center and you will see the tutors’ schedules.  When the tutors are listed as available, just click on their name and you will be taken into a live Zoom session. 

For Writing Center tutoring through the email system, please go to https://rwu.edu/go/writingcenter-by-email .  You will see directions for submitting your paper to WritingHelp.

Online Tutoring for Fall 2020 Science and Math Courses

For free tutoring in RWU Math and Science courses, students should go to Bridges and click on this course: RWU Online Tutoring Fall 20. On the left side list of tabs, you will see "Science Tutoring." Click on this tab and then click on the name of the tutor when their schedule indicates they are available. For additional information about the Tutoring Center please see our website.

While you will now see "RWU Online Tutoring FA 20" listed as a course in Bridges and in Roger Central, you are not being charged for a course. All tutoring remains free of charge to RWU students.  For concerns or assistance with science tutoring, please contact Tracey McDonnell Wysor, Coordinator of the Science Center, at twysor@rwu.edu.

NEW! Tutoring Questions? We have a Zoom Helpline! 

Do you have questions about how to access tutoring?  Please click on this Zoom link Sundays 2-8; Mondays 9 am – 8 pm; and Fridays 9 am – 3 pm and an assistant will help you: https://rwu.zoom.us/my/rwututoringcenter 

Please understand that high-demand times, holidays and unexpected absence may impact the response of an assistant. Please try again if Zoom is not responsive for a brief time.  

Tutoring 

The Science Center provides tutoring for courses in Biology (103, 104, 105, 200, 215, 216), Chemistry (190, 191, 192, 301, 302), Physics (109, 110, 201, 202), Environmental Science (105), and CORE 101 lecture and laboratory.  The Science Center offers one-on-one peer and faculty tutoring, peer-led small group tutoring in the form of review sessions for Physics, CHEMX problem and study sessions for Chemistry 191/192, Physics Fridays sessions in the Physics Lab, Physics Fellows who attend physics classes and are available for specialized tutoring based on specific lectures, and specialized tutoring in Excel for science students.  

All of the services offered are free of charge.

Science Center Location
Tutoring Center - Space closed for Fall 2020
Main Library, 2nd floor

Hours of Operation
Monday-Thursday: 9 am - 8 pm
Friday: 9 am - 3 pm
Sunday: 2 pm - 8 pm

Please like us on Facebook at "RWU Tutoring Centers" for end-of-semester, holiday, and weather-related updates/changes to our normal schedule.

Contact Information: 

Science Center Coordinator
Tracey McDonnell Wysor
twysor@rwu.edu
(401) 254-3873

Department Secretary
Wendy MacDonough
wmacdonough@rwu.edu 
(401) 254-3219
 

Peer Tutoring Schedules - For fall 2020, please see course in Bridges: RWU Online Tutoring FA 20. 
Peer tutors are available for a variety of courses. All tutors have been nominated by their faculty based on academic achievement and interpersonal skills. 

Faculty Tutoring Schedule - For fall 2020, please see course in Bridges: RWU Online Tutoring FA 20. 
 

 

Science Center Contact

Tracey McDonnell Wysor
Science Center Coordinator
2nd floor, Main Library
Tutoring Center
Roger Williams University
Bristol, RI  02809
Phone: (401) 254-3873
twysor@rwu.edu
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