About AAAC Tutoring Services

The AAAC offers small group tutoring for a nominal fee.

Tutor Groups are:

  • Course specific
  • Capped at four students per group
  • Scheduled to meet twice per week for 90 minutes each meeting
  • Held at the same time, in the same place, on the same days each week
  • Facilitated by peers who meet eligibility requirements and are formally trained as AAAC tutors
  • Formed based on student demand each fall and spring semester

 

Table of Courses for which Tutor Groups are Typically Offered

Course Prefix Course Number
ACCT 200, 201, 205, 330
ANTH 108
ARAB 110, 120
ARCH 540, 541
ASTR 191
BIOL 100, 150, 152, 200, 240, 246, 350, 400
CHEM 124, 125,  130, 135,  150, 170, 175, 330, 335
CHIN 104, 106, 108, 204, 206
COMS 356
DSCI 301
ECON 104, 142, 144, 505, 520, 522, 526
FIN 101, 310
FREN 110, 120, 230, 234, 240, 300
GEOG 104
GEOL 101
GERM 104, 108, 201, 202
IST 301
ITAL 110, 120, 230, 240
LAT 104, 108, 112
MATH 002, 101, 103, 104, 105, 111, 115, 116, 121, 122, 220, 223, 290, 320, 365, 590
PHSX 114, 115, 211, 212
POLS 110
PSYC 104, 200, 210, 350
SPAN 104, 111, 212, 216, 324, 328, 340
SPLH 120
WGSS 201

Students:

  • Request tutor groups online AAAC Tutoring
  • Are placed in tutor groups on a first come, first serve, by schedule basis
  • Have a free trial period for attending the tutor group
  • Agree to abide by the terms stated in the AAAC Tutoring Services user agreement form

Tutors:

  • Are undergraduate and graduate students
  • Come recommended by at least two faculty/instructors
  • Scored a B or higher in the course he/she tutors (or in a higher level course in the same discipline)  
  • Trained in  a variety of learning preferences and equipped with a variety of tutoring strategies
  • Formally evaluated each semester for their work as tutors

Financial Aid:

  • Is available in the form of full fee waivers to students who are eligible
  • Eligibility for the fee waiver is based on information provided in the FAFSA
  • Is awarded on a first come, first serve basis while funds are available
  • Students may apply for a fee waiver during the online tutor group request process

Read & Write Gold is a comprehensive educational tool designed to support reading, writing, research, and studying for all students. A workshop on the tool will be held Wednesday, Oct. 29 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. We hope to see you there!



One of 34 U.S. public institutions in the prestigious Association of American Universities
26 prestigious Rhodes Scholars — more than all other Kansas colleges combined
Nearly $290 million in financial aid annually
1 of 9 public universities with outstanding study abroad programs.
—U.S. News & World Report
46 nationally ranked graduate programs.
—U.S. News & World Report
Top 50 nationwide for size of library collection.
—ALA
$260.5 million in externally funded research expenditures
23rd nationwide for service to veterans —"Best for Vets," Military Times