Welcome to the TRiO Tutoring page, here you will find eligibility, tutoring times, and how to apply to be a tutor along with other useful resources.

Tutoring Services are offered in a variety of subjects for students participating in the Success at Southern-TRiO SSS program. 

Tutors support Success at Southern TRiO students with coordination of homework, planning for tests, supplemental instruction, and mentoring.

To be eligible for tutoring:

Success at Southern TRiO students must have:

A current Personal Education Plan on file with their Success at Southern Advisor

 

Be a current TRiO Student


TUTORING BEGINS  APRIL 9, 2018  AND ENDS  JUNE 8, 2018

Study Jam:

Final Study Jam, JUNE 8,2018 from 12-5pm

In SU 143, Across from TRiO Central.

*Sign up through the link sent to your SOU email*

 

Tutoring Schedule SPRING Term 2018

General Math:  MTH 60, 65, 95 

Monday: 10:30am – 5:00pm

Tuesday: 11:00am - 2:20pm

Wednesday: 10:30am- 2:20pm

Thursday: 9:30am - 2:30pm


Math 243:

Monday: 11:30am – 12:00pm

Tuesday: 11:30am – 12:00pm

Wednesday: 10:30am - 11:30am

Thursday: 9:30am - 12:30pm

 

Math 111, Math 251

Tuesday: 12:00pm – 1:30pm

Wednesday: 12:00pm - 1:30 pm

Thursday:  3:30pm - 5:00pm

 

Business: ** starts 4/18/18

Monday: 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Wednesday: 1:30pm - 4:30pm

Thursday: 9:30am - 12:30pm

 

 

 Environmental Science & BIO 101/102/103

Monday: 10:30am – 12:00pm

Tuesday: 11:30am - 12:30pm

Wednesday: 10:30am –11:30pm

Thursday: 9:30am - 12:30pm

Psychology

Monday: 8:30am – 5:00pm

Tuesday: 11:30am - 2:30pm

Wednesday: 10:30am –3.00pm

Thursday: 9:30am - 2:30pm

Writing:

Monday: 8:30am – 5:00pm

Tuesday: 11:30am - 2:30pm

Wednesday: 10:30am – 3.00pm

Thursday: 9:30am - 2:30pm

 

Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, BI 211/212/213

Tuesday: 12:00pm - 1:30pm

Wednesday: 12:00pm - 1:30pm

Thursday: 3:30pm - 5:00pm

ONLINE WRITING TUTORING: 
Email your paper, outline, rough draft to triotutoring@sou.edu PLEASE ALLOW 2 BUSINESS DAYS FOR A RESPONSE. We suggest you leave sufficient time for multiple drafts to be reviewed if necessary.

Biology:  211-213, 453/455
*BY APPOINTMENT ONLY
, please email success@sou.edu to schedule a time. 48 hours notice needed.

Chemistry:
104, 105, 201-206, 314-316, 334-337, 340, 341, 452, 454
*BY APPOINTMENT ONLY
, please email success@sou.edu to schedule a time. 48 hours notice needed.

EMDA:
Monday: 1:30pm – 5:00pm

Wednesday: 12:30pm – 3:00pm

Spanish

  • *BY APPOINTMENT ONLY, please email success@sou.edu to schedule a time. 48 hours notice needed.

You are welcome to utilize TRiO tutoring during these times. Please meet in TRiO Central (SU 149). All tutoring will occur at this location for TRiO unless otherwise arranged with TRiO staff.

  • Be aware that the above tutor(s) have other students that see them during these hours as well. Please be patient, the tutor will do their best to address your needs in a timely manner.
  • Please remember to bring all of your course materials and your textbooks to your appointments.
  • Please refer to our Guidelines, Policies, and Procedures for full policy description.
  • Let us know if you have questions or concerns. You're welcome to reply to this email, call 541-552-6062, or stop by Success Central located in SU 149.

If you are seeking tutoring for a class not listed above, please contact TRiO at success@sou.edu or at 541.552.6062 to discuss TRiO tutoring availability.

 

To Become a Success at Southern TRiO Tutor/Mentor: 

Please apply online through the SOU Handshake posting.

Applications are always accepted.  

 

 

Online Resources

Khan Academy: Math, Science, Economics, and Humanities!

https://www.khanacademy.org/

Crash Course: Various Topics including Ecology, US History, and Literature.

https://www.youtube.com/user/crashcourse

Purdue Online Writing Lab: Citation Assistance for MLA and APA. Grammar, Punctuation,  Mechanics, and all the ins and outs of the writing process. 

https://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/section/1/

Resources & Books in Success Central

For Dummies Series: Algebra & Statistics

Algebra Tiles

Laminated Study Guides: MS Office, English, APA/MLA, Accounting, and more!

Teach Yourself Visually Series: Microsoft Office Word, PowerPoint, and Excel

Flashcards for: Anatomy and Physiology, Biology, Spanish, and Sign Language

MCAT 5-Book Subject Review including Physics, Biology, General Chemistry, Organic Chemistry & Verbal Reasoning

Various Textbooks

Success at Southern/Student Support Services

Guidelines, Policies and Procedures for Students Requesting Tutoring 

Overview:

Our tutoring service provides direct academic support for students admitted in the Success at Southern (SAS) TRiO program. TRiO offers paired/small group tutoring for individual courses at times and locations that are set by the SAS Staff. Both the student requesting tutoring and the identified tutor are expected to take personal responsibility for following tutoring guidelines, policies and procedures. Tutoring privileges may be terminated for inappropriate behavior. Examples are disrespectful language, violation of one’s personal space, creating a hostile environment for the tutor and/or other students, aggressive body language, and any other disruptive or inappropriate behaviors or expressions.

 Locations for Tutoring: Tutoring will be located in Success/TRiO Central, TRiO Tutor Room, or the ASP Multipurpose Room, SU 143.

Preparation and Assignments: Students are expected to prepare for tutoring sessions and bring their text, syllabus, calculator, and copies of assignments to their tutoring sessions.