Greater University Tutoring Service / GUTS

Web
http://www.guts.wisc.edu/

Email 
director.guts@gmail.com -- General Questions
guts-am@rso.wisc.edu  -- Academic Programs
guts.dropin@gmail.com -- Drop in Academic Programs
guts-ce@rso.wisc.edu -- Conversational English
ce.eagleheights.guts@gmail.com -- Conservational English, Eagle Heights
fll.guts@gmail.com -- Foreign Language Learners
ss.wisc@gmail.com -- Study Support Programs

Phone 
(608) 263-5666  

Hours
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. 

Address
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: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1qeCmmWsvJ06v5OBCTmQu-taPowH2bN0HmSHaCisVXUo/edit