Academic Resources for Engineering Students

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LEARNING CENTERS AND OTHER SUPPORT SERVICES

OFFICE/ORGANIZATION
WEBSITE DESCRIPTION
Science Learning Center http://www.lsa.umich.edu/slc/ Biology, chemistry, physics; Join a study group, learn about their tutoring hours, etc.
Engineering Learning Center

ecas.engin.umich.edu

Tutoring and weekend supplemental instruction sections in math, science, engineering courses. They also have practice exams before math exams, what an opportunity!

College of Engineering CARE Center https://care.engin.umich.edu/student-support-services/#academics The College’s CARE center has a list of resources for both academics and many other areas.
Sweetland Center for Writing https://lsa.umich.edu/sweetland Drop-in and online help with writing assignments
Comprehensive
 Studies Program (CSP) https://lsa.umich.edu/csp CSP-specific sections for many introductory courses that provide additional support; counseling and guidance.
Office of Academic & Multicultural Initiatives (OAMI)  https://oami.umich.edu/

Academic coaching and holistic approach to counseling

 

UM ONLINE RESOURCES

OFFICE/ORGANIZATION WEBSITE DESCRIPTION
Problem Roulette https://sites.lsa.umich.edu/problem-roulette/ Study questions for Bio 172, Chem 130, EECS 183, MCDB 310, Physics 140, Physics 240, Stats
250 and others
Sweetland Center for Writing https://lsa.umich.edu/sweetland/undergraduates/writing-support Online writing workshop and peer writing center
Adapting to Online/Distance/Hybrid Learning https://ai.umich.edu/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/student-disruption.pdf  

TUTORING RESOURCES

OFFICE/ORGANIZATION WEBSITE DESCRIPTION
EECS department https://cse.engin.umich.edu/academics/for-current-students/advising/tutoring-resources/ Information on tutoring options for EECS pages, including how to get EECS tutoring list
Math department, including Math Lab https://lsa.umich.edu/math/undergraduates/course-resources/tutor-list.html Information on the Math Lab and other tutoring resources
Mechanical Engineering Department https://me.engin.umich.edu/intranet/student Information on virtual Findlay Learning Center hours and ME tutor list
Physics department, including Physics Help Room https://lsa.umich.edu/physics/undergraduate-students/introductory-physics-courses/tutoring.html

Information on the Physics help room, Physics Learning Assistants, Problem Roulette, and Society of Physics Students tutoring

Science Learning Center
http://www.lsa.umich.edu/slc/

Biology, chemistry, physics; Join a study group, learn about their tutoring hours, etc.

Sweetland Center for Writing

https://lsa.umich.edu/sweetland

https://lsa.umich.edu/sweetland/undergraduates/writing-support

Drop-in and online help with writing assignments

Tau Beta Pi, Engineering Honor Society
https://tbp.engin.umich.edu/outreach/tutoring/

They pair you up with tutors for many courses, including lower-level math, physics, chemistry, and programming classes

ACADEMIC COACHING RESOURCES

OFFICE/ORGANIZATION WEBSITE DESCRIPTION
1st Gen Engin 1stgen.engin.umich.edu Mentorship, community and support for first generation engineering students.
Blavin Scholars Program

https://blavinscholars.umich.edu/

https://blavinscholars.umich.edu/article/philosophy

Serving students with foster care experience after 13th birthday, MI resident or financial need, or independent students with compromised support systems who would benefit from holistic and intensive support.
CEW+ Academic Coaching Pilot Program

http://www.cew.umich.edu/advocacy-initiatives/academic-coaching-program/

One-on-one academic coaching and peer-led community activities for students with caregiver responsibilities. Contact Gloryvee Fonseca-Bolorin gfonseca@umich.edu .
Collegiate Recovery Program

https://uhs.umich.edu/recovery

Social support, case management, referrals for students in recovery from alcohol and other drugs. Contact Matt Statman mattstat@umich.edu
Comprehensive Studies Program (CSP)

https://lsa.umich.edu/csp/current-students/advising.html

CSP-specific sections for many introductory courses that provide additional support; counseling and guidance. Students can become afflliated with them, see CSP website.
Engineering Center for Academic Success Academic Coaching

https://ecas.engin.umich.edu/

Open to all Engineering students who seek help with academic success strategies. Email Dr. Montgomery at smontgom@umich.edu,.
College of Engineering CARE Center
https://care.engin.umich.edu/student-support-services/#academics The College’s CARE center has a list of resources for both academics and many other areas, in addition to serving as a resource for students experiencing emergencies.
Office of Academic and Multicultural Initiatives (OAMI) SuccessConnects Program

https://oami.umich.edu/success-connects/success-coaching/

https://oami.umich.edu/success-connects/scgoblue/

Services include “Holistic” coaching including academic, personal, and social aspects of student success for diverse students.
Services for Students with Disabilities (SSD) Academic Coaching
https://ssd.umich.edu/academic-coaching Individuailzed learning strategies, study habits, time management, project management, task breakdown, goal setting, self-advocacy.
Veterans and Military Services
vets.umich.edu Academic assistance as part of program to assist and enable our military-connected community.
Wolverine Wellness’ Wellness Coaching
https://uhs.umich.edu/wellness-coaching Academic coaching within the context of wellness – They also address personal issues such as alcohol/drugs, relationships, sleep, etc.