Academic Resources

Returning to the classroom after a few or several years can be intimidating. The College of General Studies offers a wide variety of one-on-one, peer, and group-tutoring options as well as skills-building workshops to help you succeed in your courses and meet your academic goals. As a CGS student, you have free and full access to Pitt resources and services, including the University's excellent Math Assistance Center and Writing Center.

Learn how to get the academic assistance you need, when you need it. »

Tutoring Hours Fall 2018 Term (2191)

September 4th - December 14th 

Math Tutoring with Carol Reece -
Day Time Location
Tuesday 12:30-5:30 PM McCarl Center Tutoring Room
Thursday 12:30-5:30 PM McCarl Center Tutoring Room
English/Writing Tutoring with Libby Ferda -
Day Time Location
Monday 9 AM-12:30 PM McCarl Center Tutoring Room
Tuesday 6-9 PM Online
Friday 8:30-9:30 AM McCarl Center Tutoring Room
Biology & Chemistry Tutoring with Bridget Hunt-Tobey –
Day Time Location
Monday 2-6 PM McCarl Center Tutoring Room
Thursday 2-6 PM Tutoring Office
Friday 2-5 PM McCarl Cetner Tutoring Room

To schedule an appointment with Libby, go to and select "CGS," or email her directly at