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Hundley Center for Academic Enrichment

Hundley Center for Academic Enrichment

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Frequently Asked Questions

What is the purpose of the Hundley Center?
Our academic support mission is three fold:

When is the Hundley Center open?
The Hundley Center is open for tutoring on Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday from 1 pm to 8 pm and on Wednesdays and Fridays from 1 pm to 5 pm. The Director is available Monday-Friday, 8:30 am - 4:30 pm.

Where is the Hundley Center located?
The Hundley Center is located up the spiral stairs on the second floor of the Emma Waters Summar Library in the PAC.

How do I make an appointment?
To schedule time with the Director or any of our tutors, please click on the “Appointments” link above. This will take you to our online appointment scheduling site and allow you to view our tutors and which disciplines we offer.

Who visits the Hundley Center?
Any student who seeks a quiet place to study is free to use the Hundley Center. We have nine private study rooms and space for an additional thirty people in the great room. Whether you are struggling to pass a class, want to improve your grade, or simply need to be able to focus then the Hundley Center is the place for you.

Is there a cost?
All services in the Hundley Center are free of charge!

Can you describe a typical tutoring session?
The session will begin with an informal discussion about your class, major, and academic frustrations. We use an inquiry based system to help figure out what each individual student needs to meet their academic goals. The tutor exists to provide direction, encouragement, and clarity. Our primary goal, however, is to create independent learners.

Upcoming Events
  • Dec 4, 2014 - Tutoring Ends - 8:00 p.m.
  • Jan 5, 2015 - J-term Tutoring Begins - 1:00 p.m.
  • Jan 29, 2015 - J-term Tutoring Ends - 5:00 p.m.
Smarthinking: Free Online Tutoring 24/7
  • Smarthinking
  • Contact hundley@uu.edu to secure your username and password
  • What Students Are Saying About Smarthinking...
  • "Smarthinking is an excellent tool that's easy to master, quick, and helpful! The tutors explain concepts step-by-step."
  • "I was able to bring my grades up thanks to Smarthinking. Tutoring is available whenever I need it and easy to access."
  • "I love the convenience of Smarthinking…math tutoring is available 24/7!"
Academic Coaches
  • Academic Coaches
  • Academic Coaches are available to meet with you to develop an individualized study plan based on your unique learning style and assist you with time management techniques. In addition, Academic Coaches are available to provide one-on-one test preparation-teaching you test-taking strategies and quizzing you over your study materials.
Walk-In Writing Lab
  • Walk-in Writing Lab
  • Professor Chris Bailey is available to help with all your writing needs!
  • No appointment needed; just walk-in during open Writing Lab hours: Mondays and Wednesdays 3-5 p.m. in the Library computer lab.
On-Call Tutors
  • On-Call Tutors
  • On-Call Tutors are available to meet with you at your convenience with 24 hours' notice given. Contact hundley@uu.edu to obtain a password to access a list of on-call subjects and tutors' contact information.
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