Academic Support

While science and mathematics students take some of the most challenging
courses at Northeastern, there’s plenty of support available to help you succeed.

Meet Faculty and Academic Advising

We encourage you to get to know your professors.
Visit during office hours or set up an appointment to talk.

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Peer Tutoring and Review Sessions

  • The Peer Tutoring Program offers FREE peer tutoring services to NU undergraduate students actively enrolled in courses. Students can book one-on-one or small group tutoring appointments via myNEU on the Self-Service page, under TUTORING.
    • Due to the current situation, all peer tutoring services have been moved online. Head to their website (here, and also linked above) for more information
  • We also encourage students who need additional support to contact the Peer Tutoring Program during business hours, Monday-Friday from 9:00AM to 6:00PM.

Chem Central offers walk-in tutoring services by graduate students for assistance in Chemistry. TA walk-in hours are posted at 115 Hurtig Hall.

Physics Workshop is a free tutorial service that is conducted by physics graduate students, according to a posted schedule. Its purpose is to help you with any physics problems you may have, for instance your homework, the lectures, a lab you are preparing for, etc.

Additional tutoring may be offered by individual departments; check in with your department’s main office for more information.


Writing Center

Writing Center Tutors are experienced graduate students and teachers who will work with students on any aspect of the writing process including conceptualizing, planning, research, organization, drafting, revising and editing.



Student Portals

The Student Support Portal includes the latest advising, co-op, and departmental policy updates, as well as documentation and guidance. Stay tuned for additional departmental updates.

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