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Tutoring is offered free to all undergraduate NIU students and is available for most 100, 200, 300 and 400 level courses. If you don't find your course listed in the search below, check your course syllabus or contact your instructor or professor during office hours.

Academic departments have many resources posted to help assist students in their success at NIU. Visit the department that offers your course to find additional resources specific to the materials.


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Supplemental Instruction (SI)

Supplemental Instruction (SI) is an enhanced tutoring program that provides regular group tutoring designed to enhance student performance and academic achievement in the following historically difficult courses. SI leaders attend the targeted course with their students to model and promote learning strategies and study skills.

  • MATH 101
  • MATH 108
  • MATH 109
  • MATH 110
  • CHEM 110

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College of Engineering and Engineering Technology

The College of Engineering and Engineering Technology provides free tutoring on a walk-in basis to all engineering and engineering technology students.

  • MATH 096, 098, 108, 109, 110, 155, 229, 230, 232, 336
  • PHYS 150/151, 210, 211, 253, 273, 283
  • CHEM 110/111, 210/212
  • CSCI 240
  • All 100- and 200- level engineering courses
  • Select 300- and 400-level engineering courses

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College of Business

The College of Business offers tutoring and/or office hours to help business students succeed in their business introductory courses. For business courses not listed, check course syllabus or contact faculty during office hours.

  • ACCY 206, 207, 288, 306, 307, 310, 320, 331, 332, 360, 415 and 450
  • FINA 330, 340, 350
  • MGMT 217, 335
  • OMIS 259 and 351
  • UBUS 223

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School of Nursing

The School of Nursing provides free tutoring to all nursing students with peer led workshops in each core class, most offered on a weekly basis. Individual intensivists are also available if you would like additional one-on-one or small group assistance. Peer tutors work closely with the faculty to support their teaching and ensure that they are providing appropriate review to help you thoroughly understand the content, be successful in the class and apply what you have learned in the clinical setting. Some reviews may be available on-line

  • NURS 304, 305, 308, 314, 315, 318, 319, 336, 419, 422
  • Dosage calculation
  • Special topics sessions are offered periodically to address issues of particular interest

Statistics Assistance Center (SAC)

The Statistics Assistance Center (SAC) provides free tutoring to students in the following courses:

  • STAT 100
  • STAT 200
  • STAT 300

Learn More about tutoring in the Statistics Assistance Center (SAC)

Tutoring for Your Course

While tutoring is not offered for this specific course you should check your course syllabus or contact your instructor or professor during office hours.

Academic departments have many resources posted to help assist students in their success at NIU. Visit the department that offers your course to find additional resources specific to the materials.

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