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 for Fall (2201) Term

August 26th to December 13th 2019

Math Tutoring with Carol Reece -

Day Time Location
Wednesdays  12 p.m. to 5 p.m. McCarl Center Tutoring Room
Fridays 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. McCarl Center Tutoring Room

English/Writing Tutoring with Libby Ferda -

Day Time Location
Mondays 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.  McCarl Center Tutoring Office
Tuesdays 12 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. O'Hara Student Center
Wednesdays 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Online

To schedule an appointment for Libby (English/Writing),  go to and select "CGS" or email her directly at