College of General Studies
McCarl Center for Nontraditional Student Success

CGS-OVS Math Tutoring

Math Tutoring and Assistance

The College of General Studies offers math tutoring within the McCarl Center.  Whether you are struggling in a math-related course, need help with an upcoming exam or project, or just want to brush up on basic math skills, we can help.  

Tutoring is held during specified walk-in hours or by appointment. Walk-in hours for Spring 2017 term are:  

Donna Rosenberger

Mondays & Wednesdays 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Fridays 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Katie Smith

Tuesdays 1:00 PM - 6:00 PM

To make an appointment outside of walk-in hours, e-mail Donna at or Katie at 


Online tutoring is also available, using the CGS Math Support Tutor organization through the University of Pittsburgh’s CourseWeb. You must be added to the site prior to the chat to have access to these online sessions. E-mail or with questions or to be added to the math tutoring site. For additional information, contact 412-624-6600.

Hours don't work with your schedule?

Visit the University’s Math Assistance Center in the O'Hara Student Center, Room 215. 

Upcoming Math Help Sessions

"Finals Review" sessions (Donna Rosenberger)

Calculus II, Monday, April 24 10-noon

Algebra, Monday, April 24 1-3pm

Business Calculus, Thursday, April 27, 10-noon 

All sessions will be held in the McCarl Center for Non-Traditional Student Success (1400 Posvar Hall). No registration required.

Stay tuned for more events coming soon.


Wednesday, January 18th, 2017

Algebra 1:00-2:00pm (Donna Rosenberger)
Pre-Calculus 3:00-4:00 PM (Donna Rosenberger)

Tuesday, January 31st, 2017

Business Calculus: 5:00 - 6:00 PM (Katie Smith)

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Algebra 1:00-3:00pm (Donna Rosenberger)

Tuesday, February 28, 2017 

Business Calculus: Review Session, 4:00 - 6:00 PM (Katie Smith)

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Tactics for Math Success Workshop 4:00 - 5:00 PM

Tactics for Math Success is a workshop for anyone who needs to take a math course at Pitt, but is hesitant to enroll for any reason. Leave your calculators at home, but come and hear the discussion debunking common math myths. In addition, you will have the opportunity to meet the College of General Studies Math Tutor, Donna Rosenberger.

Seating is limited. To reserve your sport, register here