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Greater University Tutoring Service / GUTS


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(608) 263-5666  

Monday-Thursday: 9:00am-5:00pm
Friday: 9:00am-12:00pm
Weekends: Closed
The GUTS office will be CLOSED November 19-23rd for Thanksgiving. The office will open and resume normal hours November 26th. 

Student Activity Center #3111
333 East Campus Mall
Madison, WI 53715-1380

A student-run, volunteer peer tutoring service which provides free academic assistance to any enrolled UW student. Assistance available in a number of areas

1) Drop In Centers: provide academic assistance on a short-term basis. Located at College Library as well as the SAC; see above for hours.

2) Academic Match: small groups (1-6 students) meet 2 hours each week with tutor to review work for a specific class.

3) Conversational English: provides assistance to international students wishing to improve their conversational English; matches international students with native English speakers for linguistic and cultural exchanges

4) Study Skills: individual or group counseling on note taking, concentration, procrastination, organization, exam preparation, test taking, test anxiety, reading strategies, time management, memorization and study techniques, and a series of written handouts on study skills.

5) Foreign Language Learners: matches UW volunteer tutors fluent in a foreign language with foreign language students for a weekly conversation hour.

6) Transitions: is dedicated to helping undergraduate students transition to graduate and professional school. Transitions holds informational panel sessions to get questions answered by current graduate/professional students and gain a first-hand experience of graduate student life.

Visit the website to volunteer to become a tutor for GUTS.


College Library

Here's a Google Doc with the specific subjects taught during College Library drop-in:

Keywords:TUTORING STUDY SKILL ENGLISH NOTETAKING TIME MANAGEMENT TEST ANXIETY EXAM EXAMINATION speak speaking conversation foreign language conversational tutor drop in drop-in practice international learners give-and-take give take volunteers academic support mcburney mc burney   Doc ID:11387
Owner:Information Services Specialist .Group:Campus and Visitor Relations
Created:2009-06-23 19:00 CDTUpdated:2019-11-25 10:34 CDT
Sites:Campus and Visitor Relations
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