Academic Support

The University of Arizona and The Eller College of Management offer several options for course resources and campus tutoring.


 

Think Tank

For courses not listed below, please check with our University of Arizona tutoring center also known as the Think Tank to see what resources and services might be available.

Think Tank


 

Eller Pre-Business Foundation Courses

The courses below are all Pre-Business Foundation courses used to calculate the foundation GPA as well as required in order to apply to Professional Admissions.

ENGL 101/ENGL 102

  • The Writing Center offers 15 min drop-ins for single issues, ideas, etc.
  • The Writing Center offers 30 min appointments meant to help clarify assignments, if you have several aspects you would like to discuss or need overall help on assignments. Students can have up to 4 free 30 minute appointments per week. Schedule through the THINK TANK website. 
  • The Writing Center offers 1 hour appointments for larger projects or questions, or if you need more time with a tutor or more in depth questions and answers.
  • The Writing Center offers online tutoring.
  • The Think Tank offers private tutoring sessions for $35 an hour and group tutoring for $20 an hour.
  • You are strongly encouraged to visit your English Professor during Office Hours, generally designated on the syllabus or D2L for your course.  This is a free opportunity to ask your professor direct questions, clarify assignment expectations, and get feedback on drafts of your writing.

MIS 111/MIS 111 Lab

  • The Think Tank offers online tutoring through a free weekly review as well as private tutoring for $24 an hour.
  • Freshmen in MIS 111 are encouraged, in addition to the tips below, to utilize their PACE Peer Academic Leader (PAL) for guidance and assistance.

Professor Neumann recommends the following:

  • Meet with faculty and teaching assistants on a regular basis or when in need.
  • Form study groups with other students in the course.
  • Attend Flex Labs for additional help and guidance.
  • Attend the above weekly Think Tank review.
  • Ask course professors for contact information of Zipperman Scholars for possible tutoring opportunities.

MATH

  • The Think Tank offers drop in tutoring which is a free service and does not have a time limit and therefore is handled on a first come first serve basis.
  • The Think Tank offers online tutoring which is also a free service and handled the same as above, but excludes MATH 116 - Calculus for Business majors.
  • The Think Tank offers tutoring by appointment which is either Private ($35 an hour) or Group ($20 an hour).
  • The Think Tank offers Exam Preps which are 2 hour course specific preps (Math 112/116).
  • For Math 100, you can visit Pascal's in the Integrated Learning Center room 140 for assistance specifically related to Math 100.  Pascal's is generally open noon to 6PM Monday-Thursday during Fall and Spring semesters.

BNAD 276

  • Beginning Spring 2018, THINK TANK is offering free drop-in tutoring in McClelland Hall 203. It is offered on Sundays 3-7 PM, Tuesdays 5-9 PM, and Wednesdays 7-9 PM.
  • The Think Tank offers tutoring by appointment which is either Private ($35 an hour) or Group ($20 an hour).
  • There are about 10 Graduate Teaching Assistants available for tutoring and this can be found in the class syllabus.
  • There are pre-exam tutoring sessions that are taught by professionals or former teaching assistants. These sessions have a minimal fee per student.

BNAD 277

  • Beginning Spring 2018, THINK TANK is offering free drop-in tutoring in McClelland Hall 203. It is offered on Sundays 3-7 PM, Tuesdays 5-9 PM, and Wednesdays 7-9 PM.
  • The Think Tank offers tutoring by appointment which is either Private ($35 an hour) or Group ($20 an hour).
  • Instructors hold office hours twice a week.
  • Preceptors hold office hours at 8 different times during the week.
  • Review sessions are held outside of class time before every exam for an additional fee.
  • Most of the above information can be found in the syllabus. Review sessions are posted as an announcement as the dates and times are subject to change. Please contact your instructor for specifics.

ECON 200

  • The Think Tank offers drop in tutoring which is a free service and does not have a time limit and therefore is handled on a first come first serve basis.
  • The Think Tank offers tutoring by appointment which is either Private ($35 an hour) or Group ($20 an hour).
  • Professors hold weekly office hours.
  • Teaching Assistants and Preceptors hold weekly office hours.
  • Review sessions are offered the week before an exam. Dates and times are posted in D2L.

ACCT 200

  • The Think Tank offers drop in tutoring which is a free service and does not have a time limit and therefore is handled on a first come first serve basis. During Fall 2017, THINK TANK offers free drop-in tutoring for ACCT 200 in McClelland Hall 203 on Mondays 5-9 PM and Thursdays 4-7 PM. There is also a facilitated ACCT 200 Study Group on Wednesdays from 4-5 PM in McClelland Hall 203.
  • The Think Tank offers tutoring by appointment which is either Private ($35 an hour) or Group ($20 an hour).
  • At the beginning of the semester, students can opt into the optional Accounting lab. This is strongly encouraged based on past student performance and student feedback.  Please see instructor for more information.
  • Instructors and TAs hold regular office hours.
  • The Accounting department offers a list of private tutors.
  • Beta Alpha Psi offers tutoring services which are free and exam reviews that have a minimal fee. Details are posted and discussed in D2L. Exam reviews are likely to be offered in Fall 2017 on September 18th, October 19th, and December 12th from 5:30-8 PM.

ACCT 210

  • The Think Tank offers drop in tutoring which is a free service and does not have a time limit and therefore is handled on a first come first serve basis. During Fall 2017, THINK TANK offers free drop-in tutoring for ACCT 210 in McClelland Hall 203 on Mondays 5-9 PM and Thursdays 4-7 PM.
  • The Think Tank offers tutoring by appointment which is either Private ($35 an hour) or Group ($20 an hour).
  • Teaching Assistants hold office hours that are posted in D2L.
  • Professor Altman will sometimes recommend upper division Accounting students as tutors if they are available. Please check with Prof. Altman to see if tutors are available. 
  • The Accounting Student Association is likely to offer exam reviews, for a minimal fee.  For Fall 2017, exam reviews are likely to occur September 12th, October 15th, November 12th, and December 12th.  

 

Scheduled Advising Appointments

If you have questions regarding additional courses or academic concerns, please feel free to log into ESMS below and schedule an advising appointment to meet with your specific academic advisor.

  • 30-minute academic advising and career advising appointments available to Eller students
  • Schedule online through eSMS: schedule your appointment now
  • New appointments are posted each Wednesday morning for the upcoming week
  • Advising appointments take place in McClelland Hall Room 201, or can be completed via phone or Skype when a student is unable to attend in person

Schedule Advising Appointment via eSMS 


 

Quick Advising

  • Same-day sign-up, walk-in only in McClelland Hall Room 201 on:
    • Mondays and Tuesdays: 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
    • Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays: Noon - 3:00 p.m.
  • Bring your Advisement Report with you

 

Email Advising


 

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