Academic Tutoring

The Tutoring Program supports select introductory STEM and language courses. A list of supported courses is available on the Supported Courses webpage.

Group Tutoring

Request Group Tutoring The Peer-led Tutoring Program aims to provide small peer learning groups that foster a deepening of students' understanding of course content.  To achieve this goal, tutors strive to create inclusive learning communities that meet the needs of students through tailored lesson plans, group activities (i.e., group problem-solving), and peer feedback.

Students can submit requests for group tutoring beginning Monday, February 5. 

  1. Group tutoring sessions are scheduled between the hours of 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. ET Sunday-Thursday.  We do our best to offer various group sessions, but students may need to alter their schedules to accommodate the available tutoring sessions. 

Important Dates

Fall 2024 
Open Access: 8 AM Monday, September 16 through 11:59 PM Wednesday, September 18.

  • Students can submit requests at any time during Open Access. The time of submission does not guarantee immediate placement in a tutoring group.

Seat and Wait List Notifications: Thursday, September 19.

Group Sessions Begin: Sunday, September 22.

Last Day to Request Tutoring for Fall 2024: Friday, November 22.

Request tutoring through the online portal, or visit:  https://tutoring.apps.brown.edu

Language Tutoring

Small group tutoring is available for introductory and intermediate language courses (level 0100-0400) for Arabic, Chinese, French, Japanese, and Spanish.

Students in other language courses are encouraged to meet with their instructors/TAs for extra assistance.

If you have questions, please contact Dean Janet Peters, Associate Director of Academic Tutoring & Assistant Dean of Curricular Support, or Carrie Berenback, Program Manager of Tutoring.

Please note: The Academic Tutoring Program does not support all courses. Tutoring is a weekly commitment.
The Tutoring Program does not support private tutoring. 

Due to the demand for tutoring, students are automatically dropped after two unexcused absences. Students on the waitlist will receive an email when a seat is available.