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Tutoring Services

St. John Fisher University offers a variety of tutoring services for students in all disciplines.

Struggling with course material? Tutoring services include professional and peer tutoring in many subject areas. We are here to help you with the development of your math and writing, and to help you find ways to learn course material more successfully in a supportive learning environment.

  • Course-Specific Tutoring

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    Tutoring is available for a range of disciplines at Fisher. Explore the  page for which peer tutoring is available. You can also request a peer tutor for a 100-200 level class not listed.

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  • Math Center

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    The Online Math Center at Fisher provides a supportive learning environment where you can build skills and develop your understanding of mathematical concepts. The Math Center is committed to helping you become confident in your math skills by providing tutoring personalized to your needs and skill level.

    Math Center services are free of charge to all Fisher students. You do not have to be taking a math course to use our services.

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  • Writing Center

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    The Writing Center at Fisher assists with writing tasks from all disciplines and during all stages of the writing process. Individualized appointments and direct feedback will enable you to become a more skillful writer.

    Hours vary by semester. Writing Center services are free of charge to all Fisher students.

    The Writing Center is located on the lower level of Lavery Library.

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  • Smarthinking Online Tutoring

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    Smarthinking's online tutoring service provides academic support in basic math and writing, but also in more advanced subjects like organic chemistry, math beyond calculus, finance, and statistics. Smarthinking's tutors are experts in teaching as well as in their fields. The Online Writing Lab provides individualized feedback and critique on reports.

    Smarthinking, which can be accessed through, supplements Fisher's existing tutoring services, offering academic assistance when other services are closed. In fact, its busiest hours are from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m.

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